THE MANUAL HANDLING IN THE WORKPLACE COURSE
The Manual Handling in the Workplace Course provides the necessary information and training for individuals and organisations to understand more about the risks associated with manual handling and how to the risks and implement appropriate control measures.
Under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 employers are required to ensure that all employees are trained and competent in manual handling. Manual handling accidents account for more than a third of all accidents reported each year.
This course can also be used as a valuable part of a school, or other educational program.
The estimated duration of this course is 2 hours. Learners may log in and out of the system. Course progress is automatically saved.
Learners have 90 days access to the course materials from the date of registration. Learners receive individual login details and can access the course using any device, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Course access ceases immediately following a successful final exam submission.
WHO REQUIRES THIS COURSE.
This online manual handling training tool will benefit your company in the following ways:
- Increasing awareness of manual handling issues.
- Reducing the number accidents that occur due to poor manual handling practices.
- Providing a simple, flexible and interactive training experience for employees.
- Standardising training for all staff.
- Managing training records and reducing administration overhead.
Consists of 3 core units, concluded by a final exam:
UNIT 1 – REASONS FOR SAFE MANUAL HANDLING
UNIT 2 – MANUAL HANDLING RISK ASSESSMENTS
UNIT 3 – PRINCIPLES, EQUIPMENT AND TESTING
At the end of this course, learners will be able to:
- Define manual handling.
- State relevant legislation.
- Describe the basic anatomy of the spine.
- Apply the principles of safe lifting when completing the practical examination.
HOW IT WORKS.
Click the ‘VIEW COURSES‘ (SIGN UP) button to select your course. You can view ‘MORE DETAILS‘ on all courses before you decide to purchase, such as the target market and certificate issued. We accept Individual or Multiple user registrations. Furthermore managers can purchase as an individual and then convert to a group at a later stage. We offer multiple learners discounts, which are applied straightaway to your purchase.
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You may begin training straightaway. Following payment you will receive 90 days access to the course materials. You will be logged into your course straightaway, and login details will instantly be sent to your email address.
Course access is 24/7. Indeed you may contact us by email 24 hours a day. The system will save your course progress automatically, therefore allowing you to leave and return to the course whenever you wish.
THE FINAL TEST.
The online final exam has a pass mark of 80%. It consists of 30 multiple choice questions. The final exam can be accessed straightaway after all of the course units have been completed. It does not have a time limit. Course units cannot be accessed during the final exam. As a result the integrity of the exam is maintained.
In the event of a fail, free resits are available. Learners may return to the course and review the content before resitting the exam.
The final certificate is instantly sent to your email address in PDF format, following a successful exam submission. Thereupon your course access will cease immediately. You will receive an on-screen message confirming your result.
In the case of multiple learner enrolments, Group Leaders will instantly receive a copy of their learners certificate. Therefore providing an instant record of learner achievement.
On successful completion of the course a high quality CPD Certified certificate will be sent to you immediately, by email. This can be used to provide evidence of your achievement for compliance and audit.
The certificate confirms that the course you have taken is recognised by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
Our certificates have unique certificate numbers which can be verified.