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Manual Handling Online Training - Wednesday 9th June 7pm-8.30pm

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Online Manual Handling Training

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Manual Handling Training will be run online through video conference Via Zoom

Manual Handling training has 2 parts: Theory & Practical. There will be an online Theory course and a practical elevent will take place the following Saturday subject to demand.

To achieve the overall cert you must complete both parts Theory & Practical

The Online Theory course standard price €30. The price for the practical will be €30 per person as this is done on an individual basis. The total cost/person is €60.

The benefits of completing theory training online, followed by practical assessment.

Full compliance with social distancing.

Employees can do training outside of the office

Reduced time in training.

Our online training is accredited by external awarding bodies.

Your guaranteed consistency of training is every participant will complete the same online course.

Requirements (practical session):

The video conference will run through ZOOM.

You will need a PC with audio/video, Internet, and room for the practical side. Make sure you are running a browser (google chrome, Firefox, etc) and the ZOOM application is installed.

You will receive an invitation to the ZOOM meeting from the designated tutor.

Who Should Attend:

The course is specially designed for employees/volunteers who are involved in manual handling within the workplace.

This Manual Handling training course is designed to train participants in the theory and practice of safe manual handling. The course meets the requirements of “The General Application Regulation Regulations 2007, Part 4 Chapter 2, Manual Handling of Loads”, this law states that where manual handling of loads cannot be eliminated or avoided the employer must then provide organisational means of managing hazardous manual handling in the workplace, this can include manual handling training.

Manual Handling Training Course Content :

Manual handling legislation



Risk Assessment

Lifting techniques

On completion of this course participants will be able to:

Understand what manual handling is

Understand Manual handling legislation

Identify what is considered as a hazardous load

Understand the limitations of the spine and muscular system

Conduct a manual handling risk assessment

Lift and handle loads safely.

Practice in the safe manual handling of loads to include

Lifting to and from the ground

Lifting to and from a height

Lifting to and from a Bench

Team Lifting

Pushing and pulling

Lifting bags/sacks or other loads appropriate to the workplace

AB Saftey Trainers: All trainers are certified to QQI level 6

Who Should Attend: Anyone whose work includes Manual Handling activities.

Assessment: Theory test, followed by a practical assessment of safe manual handling lifting. Refresher training is recommended at intervals not greater than 3 years.

Certification: `AB Safety Manual Handling Training Certificate is awarded to all participants upon successful completion of both parts of this training course.

Call 083-3843385 to book your place

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