Fermoy Community Youth CentreUpstream Health, Safety and Wellbeing Specialists (QQI Level 6 Manual Handling Instructor) will present a Manual Handling Training Course on Tuesday 17 September from 9.30am-1.00pm

Book Now: 025 32042 or email info@fermoyyouthcentre.ie

Course Content:

  • Legislation
  • Anatomy of the spine & muscular system
  • Specific manual handling hazards relevant to the workplace Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment for manual handling tasks Individual Risk Factors
  • Practical manual handling techniques
  • Procedures for dealing with unfamiliar loads
  • Ergonomics: Practical application to workplace environment

In order to comply with legislation (General Application Regulations, Part 4, Chapter 2 ‘Manual Handling of Loads’), employers must provide training in the safe manual handling of loads for any staff engaged in manual handling.Fermoy Community Youth Centre