Manual Handling Training Seminar

As recognised ACC Back rehabilitators we are well known for our expertise in rehabilitating back injuries.

Safety and Injury Prevention Solutions Ltd. (SIPS) runs the following Training Session on Manual Handling. Each session includes a Power Point Presentation (or can be presented on overheads) along with handouts and video and also allows time for questions and help with any specific needs of individuals.

Manual Handling Training - Overview

  1. Physiology of Manual Handling
    • Muscles and ligaments used, etc.
  2. Possible Injuries
  3. Identifying the Hazard
    • Movements and Postures
    • Task and Object
    • Work Environment
    • Individual Factors
  4. General Principles to Lower Risks
    • How to lift correctly
    • What to do and what not to do

All participants are given handout notes and certificates upon completion.

The presentation is designed for a general audience, so that it will be helpful for people who work in many different environments.