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Thu 2 Oct 2014
09:30 - 11:00

Venue: Safety Office, Seminar Room (The venue is no longer in use)

Provided by: Occupational Health and Safety Service


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Lifting and Manual Handling

Thu 2 Oct 2014

Description

This training is for all staff who are regularly involved in moving and carrying loads and setting up equipment etc. The course involves theory, practical and video. It requires active participation by all attending. The training also includes a practical demonstration of safe lifting and shows a range of lifting aids that are available.

Target audience
  • University and college staff
  • Further details regarding OHSS’ eligibility criteria are available
Sessions

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Thu 2 Oct 2014   09:30 - 11:00 09:30 - 11:00 Safety Office, Seminar Room (The venue is no longer in use) map R.M. Badcock
Objectives
  • To have an understanding of the causes of manual handling injuries
  • To have an understanding of methods of preventing injuries
  • To understand the need to carry out a formal risk assessment where a significant risk of a manual handling injury has been identified
Format

Presentations and demonstration

Further information

This is also available as a bespoke course to departments. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Charging

College staff are charged £15 per participant, see charging for further information

Duration

One session of one and a half hours

Frequency

A number of times per year

Theme
Manual Handling

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