Manual Handling

>Manual Handling
  • Aim: To give the trainees and understanding of correct Manual Handling practices and the consequences of incorrect Manual Handling practices. Duration: 3 Hours Course Objectives: On completion the trainee will be able to • Assess the load • Complete Manual Handling tasks correctly • Apply Ergonomics to daily life • Complete Risk Assessment for Manual Handling Certification: On successful completion the trainee will get a Manual Handling Certificate valid for 3 years. Cost: €40 per person at ESA offices. Group discounts apply. Contact Us for details.
  • Aim: To give the trainee the skills to design a Manual Handling course, the knowledge deliver it effectively and the competence to answer questions on the subject. Course Objectives: On completion of the course the trainee will be able to teach and
    • Explain the legislation around Manual Handling
    • Explain the parts of the spinal column and the functions of each part
    • Explain the main risk factors for back problems
    • Carry out Manual Handling Risk Assessments
    • Measure the learners performance of manual handling techniques
    • Measure the learners performance of training techniques
    • Develop and deliver a manual handling course
    Certification: On successful completion the trainee will receive a Level 6 QQI Manual Handling Instructors Certificate valid for 5 years Duration: 5 Days