skip to navigation skip to content
Tue 31 Jan 2023
10:00 - 12:00

Venue: Department of Physics, Maxwell Centre, Rayleigh Seminar (Floor 2)

Provided by: Department of Physics - Health & Safety


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

Other dates:

No more events

[ Show past events ]

Register interest
Register your interest - if you would be interested in additional dates being scheduled.

Booking / availability

Physics Health & Safety - Manual Handling for Professional Services Staff

Tue 31 Jan 2023


This course is aimed at Physics staff who carry out manual handling as an integral part of their job. It is designed to provide them with the skills and knowledge needed to assess manual handling activities and use techniques to avoid injuries.

Target audience

Department of Physics Professional Services Staff (workshops, Facilities, Liquefier, administrative and similar staff)


Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Tue 31 Jan   10:00 - 12:00 10:00 - 12:00 Department of Physics, Maxwell Centre, Rayleigh Seminar (Floor 2) map Tricia Crocker

By the end of the course, participants should be able to: • Explain what “manual handling” means • Describe how manual handling can cause injuries • Recognize good handling technique • List the principles for controlling manual handling risk • Apply these principles to a practical situation


To provide attendees with the knowledge and basic skills needed to avoid manual handling injuries


Presentation, with practical exercise


Please wear comfortable clothing and stout flat shoes for this session.


2 hours, including a short break


3 times a year

Booking / availability