Manual Handling Courses

If you or your employees are looking for manual handling Liverpool, then book a course with Mentor Training Courses. If you are your co-workers have to exert your body in anyway when completing your day to day tasks, then we would highly recommend booking a manual handling course with us.

Manual handling is defined as ‘using your body to exert force’. This can be held under many actions such as;

  • Lifting
  • Pulling
  • Handling
  • Throwing

The AoFAQ Level 2 Award in Principles and Practice of Manual Handling is a qualification which is designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills too safely complete any of these movements in the workplace.

The course is designed to ensure you company is compliant with HSE regulations. Some occupations are more susceptible to the dangers associated with manual handling. If you or any of your employees incur the following actions, they will need to be booked on a course;

  • Repetitive motions
  • Sustained force movements
  • Carrying loads.
  • handling loads which may become unstable

Manual Handling and the Law

The Manual Handling Operation Regulations 1992 require each employer to provide adequate supervision and training and as well as undertake manual handling risk assessments. This qualification will support employers to demonstrate their commitment to the legal obligations and whilst it does not qualify learners to undertake manual handling risk assessments independently, it will provide them with the knowledge to assist the employer in completing the risk assessment.

If you would like to book manual handling Liverpool, make sure you fill in our contact form or call us directly on 0800 612 7348 with any enquiries.