Manual Handling

This module is for all staff as anyone may need to pick up or move heavy items such as books and photocopier paper or perform straightforward tasks such as setting out tables.

Course Presented by: 

Paul Knight

Duration:

15-20 Minutes

Key topics covered

  • The safe lifting zone

  • Recommended lifting weights for males and females

  • Safe lifting techniques

  • LITE

  • Reducing the risk of injury

  • Team lifts

  • Risk assessing vulnerable people