As an employer you have a legal duty under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992. ( MHOPR1992)
The Regulations define manual handling as:
“…any transporting or supporting of a load (including the lifting, putting down, pushing, pulling, carrying or moving thereof) by hand or bodily force“.
The load can be an object, person or animal.
The MHOR 1992 set out a clear ranking of measures for dealing with risks from manual handling, these are:
Our courses support the reduction in risk , they are designed for learners who participate in any level of manual handling in the workplace or in their day to day lives.
Our Moving and Handling courses are both regulated and bespoke to the clients requirements and can be delivered via face 2 face, virtual or eLearning.
Designed for learners who participate in any level of manual handling in the workplace or in their day to day lives. This qualification covers how to move and handle objects in a safe way and minimise the risk of injury to yourself and others when undertaking manual tasks.
This course trains learners how to correctly, and confidently, use the Evacuation Chair in an emergency.
The session includes both theoretical and practical training skills and knowledge delivered by a professionally qualified trainer.
The TQUK Level 2 Award in Moving and People Safely (RQF) provides learners with the opportunity to develop skills, knowledge and understanding to enable them to apply safe manual handling principles.
We offer a comprehensive range of regulated and individually tailored courses which are brought to life by enthusiastic professional instructors. We continually monitor learner feedback and course satisfaction to ensure we maintain our unrivalled standards.