Manual Handling Training in Reading
Working Safely in Reading and Berkshire
Manual handling is big part of any job, most people have to lift and carry things whether they work in an office, factory, garage or shop, if the processes of lifting and handling something is not done correctly it can have a massive impact on your health which may result in an injury which may plague you for years to come.
Our course is designed to train all employees who are at significant risk of injury when lifting or moving equipment when using basic manual handling techniques. The topics which the course covers are as follows; causes of injury, accidents, on-going hidden costs, what is manual handling, what can be injured, legislation, duties of employees, maximum recommended weights, principles of manual handling assessments, practical lifting techniques and finally a written and practical test.
On completion of this half day training session all of the employees involved will have a better understanding of how to lift and handle items correctly without causing injury to themselves or others, this course could save you as the employer money from having to pay sick leave for people who are injuring themselves due to incorrect manual handling techniques.
This course can be completed in house for £350.00 + VAT for up to 12 people, alternatively, you could always try our E-Learning course at just £35.00+ VAT.
IOSH Training Courses in Reading and Berkshire
For more information on our manual handling courses feel free to get in touch, we will be happy to answer any questions you may have in regards to them.