Manual Handling (excludes Patient Handling)
Aim: This training courses aims to give participants the skills and knowledge needed to understand more about potential risks and how to handle heavy loads to maintain a safe working environment and reduce the risk of harm.
Delivery: The Manual Handling training course is delivered by a HSE approved tutor. The course is delivered using a power-point presentation with discussions, videos and hands-on practical learning.
What award do I receive? After successful completion of Manual Handling training each learner will receive a certificate of attendance from Castleblayney Community Enterprise.
Course Duration: The Manual Handling course is delivered over a 2 hours from 6.30-8.30pm.
Entry Requirements: Good command of the English language with a proficient level of literacy, wear comfortable clothing.
How much does it cost? The course fee is €50. We accept cash or card payments
Course Venue: The course is held in Castleblayney Community Enterprise Centre, Dublin Road, Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan A75 WF72
Topics covered include:
- Human Spine Anatomy
- Causes of back pain
- Returning to the work place
- Manual Handling Legislation
- Moving and Handling Assessments
- Principles used for safe Moving and Handling
- Equipment, Demonstration and Practice
After successful completion of the Manual Handling training, each learner will receive a certificate of attendance, which is valid for 3 years from date of issue.
Tuesday 25th April 2023