Bundle: Manual Handling

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  • £ 985 From
  • £ 1200 From
  • 7 hours (1 day)

  • Maximum 12 Delegates per course


  • Vehicle Loading & Unloading
  • Teaches correct methods of loading and the various considerations such as weight limits/distribution.
  • Manual Handling
  • Delegates will learn about the types of injury that are caused through poor manual handling and the correct methods that should be used when lifting and moving items.
  • Furniture Handling
  • Demonstrates the correct methods of packing and how to select the right materials.
COURSE PRICE BAR Members Non-BAR Members
On-site (per course) £985 + VAT £1200 + VAT
At our Training Centres (per person) £129 + VAT £155 + VAT
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Alternatively we offer the ability to create bespoke course structures and can undertake training in-house at your business premises or at one of our STS South Yorkshire training locations - so if our courses don’t meet your EXACT business needs, then either contact us or call us on (0114) 3493980 to have a chat with one of our dedicated training advisors who will be happy to discuss your needs and develop a bespoke course that does meet your needs.

What is covered?

Vehicle Loading & Unloading
  • Correct load procedures
  • Vehicle positioning
  • Vehicle capacity
  • Weight distribution
  • Part loads
  • Load evaluation
  • Loading sequence
  • Loading over the top
  • Load protection
  • Securing the load
  • Unloading
Manual Handling
  • Importance of correct manual handling
  • Kinetics of the spine
  • Types of injury
  • Safe lifting procedures
  • Single lifts
  • Team lifts
  • Lifting aids
  • Safe use of equipment
Furniture Handling
  • Route planning
  • Dealing with drawers & doors
  • Dealing with turns
  • Dealing with stairs
  • Premises protection & threshold steps

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