This Manual Handling Train the Trainer course is essential for those looking to spread this knowledge amongst other members of their workplace. This Acadame training course, delivered by the experts in Staffordshire. Become a Manual Handling Instructor with help from our seasoned professionals delivering courses throughout the UK.
It will provide the technical knowledge, training skills and course material to design, develop and deliver effective manual handling training.
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This course is designed for managers, supervisors, safety advisors or any individual who has responsibility to deliver manual handling training to the workforce.
The course is assessed through a number of different elements such as; written session and action plans, as well as delivering a micro teach training session to your group, to demonstrate your new skills and knowledge.
Having a manual handling trainer can help your organisation conform to the law and minimise the incidence of MSDs in your organisation which are associated with poor manual handling and are the most commonly reported type of work-related ill health.
In addition, the skills and techniques learnt will ensure you have a healthier workforce that is not suffering with pain resulting from manual handling injury.
Understanding the principles of manual handling in the workplace
This unit develops the learner’s knowledge of the principles and processes that underpin safe handling in the workplace, including how to carry out an assessment of risk.
Application of safe practices to manual handling activities
This unit develops the learner’s knowledge and skills in the application of basic bio-mechanical principles and safe practices to manual handling tasks within the work place.
Delivering a manual handling training session
The final unit develops the learner’s knowledge and skills so they can prepare, deliver and evaluate a manual handling training session. Dependent on the learners preferred choice, many find it beneficial to bring a laptop to complete their session plan and prepare for their micro-teach.