Manual Handling Training Friday 6th October 2017

Provider: New Ross & District Chamber in association with Silver Fern First Aid & Safety Training

Title: Manual Handling

Date: Friday 6th October 2017

Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm

Cost: €35 – Member €40 – Non-member

Trainer: Silver Fern First Aid & Safety Training

Venue: The Rising Tide Business Centre, 35 South Street, New Ross, Co Wexford
(Includes Certificate Valid for 3 years)

Bookings/Enquiries To:

Anne Dwyer
New Ross & District Chamber
T: 051 425077
E: admin@newrosschamber.ie

Overview:
The Safety, Health and Welfare at Work, (General Applications) Regulations 2007, Chapter 4 part 2, outline the requirements that must be adhered o in relation to manual handling.

Course Outline:

• Legislation
• Structure of Spine
• Injury to Spine
• Fitness, theory and practice
• Ergonomics
• Principles of Moving and Handling
• Moving and Handling Tasks(practical)
• DVD presentation ‘Safe Manual Handling’
• Questionnaire, Trainee assessment
• Course Evaluation
• Summary and Close

Duration:
3 hours

Reporting Procedures
This program is evaluated and reported on as follows:

• On-going feedback to programme participants
• Review of Objectives and completion of each module
• Practical and written assessments
• Evaluation sheets for each participant
• Report sent to Employer/Manager covering all course work and evaluation sheets.