KEY FACTS ABOUT THIS COURSE
This course can either be delivered in our Training Site or we can come to your premises.
This is a 7 hour course and is usually delivered in one day and counts towards DQC.
You will be provided a certificate as evidence of hours.
This course is designed for any professional driver needing their Drivers CPC Course.
This course is a qualification designed to provide our learners with the knowledge and skills o safely move objects within the workplace. The course builds on the nest practice guidance from the HSE and provides learners with the opportunity to practice safe moving principles practice guidance from the HSE and ensures we provide our learners with opportunity to put into practice in a safe learning environment the Manual Handling Principles they learn.
This qualification meets the requirements from the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and the Manual Handling Operation Regulations 1992. These requirements include the need for employers to provide adequate supervision and training to their staff as well as undertaking the relevant risk assessments. This qualification supports the legal obligations that an employer needs to ensure they are meeting.
This qualification consists of:
SESSION 1 – The reasons of safe manual handling
SESSION 2 – Manual handling risk assessments
SESSION 3 – Manual handling of equipment and safety
SESSION 4 – Safe manual handling principles
SESSION 5 – Health & Safety including national standards for drivers