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Principles of Moving and Handling Level 2
(non-Endorsed, BYTSYZ e-Learning assessed and certificated)
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Now £13.99 + VAT
Was £19.99 + VAT
(inclusive: all modules, online training, unlimited trial assessments, 1 (one) final assessment for each module, certificate, online and phone student support)
e-Learning, Online (exclusively over the Internet).
Assessment criterion based multiple choice questions with instant results.
All our courses conform to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) criteria.
4 hours 56 minutes
(this time does not in anyway suggest that you personally will complete the course in this time. Some individuals study faster then others so the study time differs from individual to individual.)
BYTSYZ e-Learning Certificate of achievement and student transcript.
Anyone in the world of work who is required to have a basic understanding of their responsibility in relation safe manual handling and lifting, as well as some understanding of law, organisational policies and risk assessment.
This BYTSYZ online course on the Principles of Moving and Handling will enable students to understand the key health and safety issues that can arise from unsafe manual lifting and handling. This course can help businesses by:
The most common cause of 'accidental' injury at work is poor manual handling. One in three accidents are as a direct result of poor manual handling. Every year 300,000 people are forced to endure the agony of back pain as a result of a manual-handling incident.
This course will look at the principles that should be adopted in order to ensure safe manual handling and lifting. The course will focus on the key areas of:
1. Key Legislation, the:
2. Hazards relating to moving and handling:
3. Functions of the spine and related injury:
4. Safe moving and handling techniques:
5. Risk assessment relating to moving and handling
6. Guidelines for safe manual lifting and handling
7. Lifting equipment
Completing this course will not make the individual competent to undertake manual handling and moving tasks.
RAJ from Maidstone (02-11-2014)
It was very educative and knowledgeable. I found very helpful towards my career. Thank you BYTSYZ for this opportunity.