During the course delegates will gain fundamental understanding of hazards associated with manual handling, the risk of activities to people and specific control measures.
This course is designed for all personnel who are involved with the hands-on activities such as riggers, helpers, scaffolder and anyone that conducts lifting, pushing and pulling tasks.
All delegates must be in possession of a valid medical certificate.
Introduction to Manual Handling
Manual Handling Hazards Identification
Muscle, Bones and Joints
Types of Injuries incurred through Manual Handling
Prevention of Injuries
Correct Lifting, Pulling and Pushing Techniques
Manual Handling Control