About Manual Handling of Inanimate Objects Train The Trainer
That is a 1-day train the trainer course for those who want to teach others the safe manual handling of inanimate objects. Candidates will also learn to use a few moving and handling techniques. They will learn the most up to date guidelines and the theory behind it all. They will also get an understanding of teaching and problem-solving methods. That means that they will explain and demonstrate the knowledge their trainees will require to succeed in their specific workplace. Once they have completed the course, the employing organisation will benefit from having a manual handling trainer and advisor on site.
How long will this course take?
This course is 6 hours and spread across 1 day.
Who needs this training?
This Train the Trainer course is ideal for any member(s) of staff looking to start training others in safe manual handling within the workplace.
What are the main points covered?
During this course, you will learn the essential ‘dos and don’ts’ of Moving and Handling, including correct lifting technique, the 1974 Health and Safety at Work Act and 1992 Manual Handling regulations, causes of back pain and important Train the Trainer Elements including teaching methods, learning styles and more…
How is it delivered?
Courses are delivered in-house or online via webinar/e-learning for up to 6 people. We also hold open courses across the UK.
How do you get Certified?
This course is available via an in-house group course for up to 6 delegates. Choose for the course to be delivered either face to face or by a blended learning option, at a time and place convenient to you. Alternatively, learn through one of our scheduled courses at centres located across the UK. Upon completion of this course, a certificate will be awarded.
Manual Handling of Inanimate Objects Train the Trainer Course Outline
- The stats on back pain and the costs to businesses.
- 1974 Health and Safety at Work Act.
- 1992 Manual Handling regulations.
- Legal responsibilities of the employer/employee.
- Causes of back pain.
- Caring for your back.
- Risk assessment tools for Moving and Handling (activity-based).
- Management responsibilities.
- Train the Trainer Elements
Manual Handling of Inanimate Objects Train the Trainer FAQs
What does a “manual handling of inanimate objects” course cover?
The Manual Handling of Inanimate Objects course teaches delegates how to practically apply a range of moving and handling techniques.
What is a train the trainer course?
Train the trainer courses are designed to enable members of a team to pass on the skills they learn to other colleagues. This course enables staff members to teach others how safely move and handle Inanimate objects.
What issues arise from poor moving and handling practices?
Physical injuries such as back pain and musculoskeletal disorders, which can lead to inability to work. It can also lead to accidents that can injure the employee or those around them.
What legislation relates to moving and handling?
The following legislation may be relevant for assessing moving and handling risks: Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 (HSWA); Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 (MHOR) (as amended 2002); Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999.