Manual handling assessors

Who is it for?

Managers and supervisors who have been nominated by their service to undertake Manual Handling Risk Assessments to meet the requirements of the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992




Course content overview

  • the legal requirements of manual handling operations risk assessment
  • analysis of task, individual, load and environment in undertaking risk assessments
  • good base movement techniques and components of the spine
  • NLC Health and Safety Policy Arrangements Section 11 – Manual Handling of Loads
  • assessment software

What you need to do before attending?

It is recommended that trousers or casual clothing are worn

How long does this course last?

1 day

Who will provide this training?

Health and Safety Team

How much does this cost?

Contact Talent and Organisational Development Team for details

When is this course running?