Train the Trainer in Manual Handling by rwd15578


									HEALTH & SAFETY

                                      Train the Trainer in
                                      Manual Handling
              Attendees:                                  Content:
              Staff that are being                         Training theory and Practice
              developed to deliver basic                   Structuring training for
              Manual Handling training                    memorability
              at their own work place                      Communication skills
                                                           Use of training aids
              Context:                                     Causes and symptoms of
              Manual handling injuries                    injury
              are the second most                          Best practice techniques for
              common work place injury                    Manual Handling
              in the U.K. accounting for
              36% of all injuries. It is a                Numbers:
              requirement under the                       10
              Health & Safety at Work
              Act for all staff to be                     Duration:
              appropriately trained to                    3 days
              reduce risk. This can be
              achieved most efficiently                   Location:
              by having local staff                       Campus Veolia or regional
              trained to deliver Manual                   locations
              Handling training that is
              specific to the operation.

              By the end of the session
              delegates will have an
              understanding of:

               Basic training skills                                     Contact:
               Manual handling injuries,                              Campus Veolia
              anatomy and accident                                  Tel: 01784 273850
              causations                                           for Training Request
               Kinetic Handling
              Techniques including Base
              movement and leg lift.

 Due to the practical nature of this training it is not advised that pregnant staff or those with pre-
 existing knee or back problems attend.

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