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Thu 9 Apr 2020
09:30 - 11:00

Venue: Greenwich House, Jaffna Room

Provided by: Occupational Health and Safety Service


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Lifting and Manual Handling

Thu 9 Apr 2020

Description

This awareness training is for all staff who are regularly involved in moving and carrying loads and setting up equipment etc. The course involves theory, video and a practical demonstration by the instructor.

Also available to deliver in departments and colleges where a more bespoke course maybe useful. See Unscheduled events for more details.

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 9 Apr 2020   09:30 - 11:00 09:30 - 11:00 Greenwich House, Jaffna Room map Neil K Stanford
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 £28 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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