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Manual Handling - Nottingham

Host: East Midlands Chamber
Venue: Nottingham Office
Date: Tuesday 11th September, 2018
Time: 9.30am - 12.30pm
Cost: Member £50 + VAT - Non Member £50 + VAT

Manual Handling

This half day course provides a good understanding of the Manual Handling Operations Regulations and the ergonomics principles that should be applied to reduce the risk of manual handling injury. It will also help to deliver legal compliance, reduce sickness and improve the productivity of the workforce.

Course programme in detail

• Legislation
• The problems associated with manual handling
• Causes of back pain and upper limb disorders
• The positions of back and upper limb injury and disease
• The link between incorrect lifting and injury
• Manual Handling assessments (Practical Element)
• Giving feedback and maintaining a safe handling environment

Course outcome

How to move objects safely, so that moving and handling risks are reduced to the lowest level and reduce injury in the workplace

Who should attend

The course is designed for all employees who may be required to lift, handle and move things around the workplace

Course delivery

This half day course is delivered from the Chambers modern training facilities and is limited to a maximum of 12 delegates. Refreshments are provided as part of this course. Please note, there is no requirement for delegates to bring any stationery or IT equipment unless otherwise stated in the joining instructions.

About the trainer

Adam Ridgway, the lead trainer and director of Maroon Training LTD, has over 10 years of experience which brings credibility, depth and originality along with modern and practical training styles to suit every individual.
The continual positive feedback from each course highlights the high standard of delivery along with his realistic and dynamic approach to training.

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