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THE NATIONAL GAS CENTRE FOR EXCELLENCE

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01924 973 260

Basic Manual Handling

This course allows employers to train their staff on how to lift and carry safely in relation to the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992.

Whenever an employee is required to move a heavy item manually there is a risk of personal injury. This makes it vital that responsible employers provide their staff with the right training.

The course covers all areas of manual handling, including techniques, the injuries that could occur as a result of incorrect handling and the use of mechanical aids.

Course Overview

Employers are required to protect their employees by ensuring that they can handle loads safely.

This ROSPA approved course provides a thorough understanding of the dangers associated with poor manual handling and the techniques and solutions required to help make the workplace a safer environment.

There are 5 modules included with questions at the end of each. Candidates will be able to review their answers before submission, with 3 attempts allowed for each module in order to achieve a 75% pass rate.

Impartial Examinations are undertaken under the control of UK Certification and this is separate from any Training Activity.

Entry Requirements

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Course Content

Module 1 – What is Manual Handling?

Module 2 – Manual Handling Regulations

Module 3 – Safe Handling

Module 4 – Learning Safe Handling Habits

Module 5 – Practical Manual Handling Solutions

 On successful completion of this course, your certificate will be available for immediate download.

How to book

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    Location

    This course will be held at our NGCFE Training Centre:

    NGCFE, Unit 5 Innovation Square, Featherstone WF7 6NX

    NGCFE

    Why choose the National Gas Centre for Excellence?

    At the National Gas Centre for Excellence we are dedicated to making sure that you leave us with the qualifications you need to carry out your chosen trade or to take your career to the next level.

    Our modern facilities and experienced course leaders will provide everything you need to gain the right mix of knowledge and experience and pass any necessary assessments.

    Features include:

    • Expert course leaders with years of practical experience in the trade
    • Lunch and refreshments included as part of every on-site course
    • Fully fitted classrooms with all the equipment and fully working systems you need to gain real world practical experience.
    • Free onsite parking
    • Qualifications provided by UK Certification
    • A dedication to helping you through each course and pass the assessment first time

    We look forward to supporting you on your learning journey and providing you with the mix of skills and qualifications that can make a real difference to you and your customers.

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