NPORS Manual Handling Training Course
Course Duration: Half Day
Learners will receive the appropriate knowledge and various practical skills involved in safe manual handling as prescribed by the Approved Code of Practice for Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992.
Aims and objectives
The aim of this course is to provide delegates with the correct level of knowledge to operate a petrol driven cut off saw safely.
The Manual Handling Operations Regulations
Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and other relevant legislation
Duties of Employers
Duties of Employees
Identifying the load
Anatomy of the Spine
Principles of good movement
Types and causes of injury
Practical application of lifting, pushing, pulling and carrying
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