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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


Bookings cannot be made on this event (Event is completed).

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Lifting and Manual Handling

Thu 2 Oct 2014


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

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
  • 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

Presentations and demonstration

Further information

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


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


One session of one and a half hours


A number of times per year

Manual Handling

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