Manual Handling E-Learning Course
This Manual Handling E-Learning course has been designed to explain the basics of manual handling to employees in low-risk working environments. The online course outlines what manual handling covers, how lifting, carrying and setting down can be done safely, and common injuries and musculoskeletal problems caused by bad technique.
The E-Learning module highlights the importance of assessing every manual task and the potential impacts that might be involved. Using the TILE principle, the course advises on how to consider each task, the individual’s capabilities, the nature of the load and the working environment in order to minimise risks.
Who should sit this e-learning course?
The course is designed for anyone who manages or regularly completes manual handling tasks within an organisation. It is also particularly relevant for those who have to develop or monitor manual handling procedures and systems