Manual Handling Instructor course is designed to teach participants within the workplace the correct lifting techniques to prevent back injury. Workers who are heavily exposed to tasks involving pushing, pulling or lifting objects such as barrels, boxes, kegs and racks are more likely to injure a back injury. Incorrect manual lifting can lead to lasting spinal and muscle damage. It is therefore instructed by Part 4 Chapter 2 of the “General Application Regulation Regulations 2007, Manual Handling of Loads” to undertake adequate training.
This course consists of educating participants on safety approaches and assessing the risks in heavy lifting situations. This is achieved through a combination of interactive online videos allows flexible learning and a hands-on experience, with an aim to impart on the learner the knowledge needed to operate safely in the modern workplace. This is in conjunction with the online courses to achieve massive savings for you with Olive Safety. Not only does this course protect your workers from workplace injury but it also protects your business from unnecessary employee injury claims. Olive Safety’s QQI accredited instructors have over 10 years industry knowledge and experience and can therefore accurately train you to train your own staff to the highest degree in manual handling.
Why wouldn’t you sign up for this?
Along with becoming QQI level 6 qualified upon successful completion, it is also quick, easy and most of all it saves you money.
If you have any queries or would like to take this course, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with us.