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Manual Handling & Abrasvise Wheels

Manaual Handling: The aim is for delegates to be able to lift and handle loads in a safe and efficient manner, reduce the risk of injury and conform to the 1992 EEC Legislation. This course meets the statutory requirements of the Health & Safety Executive.

Abrasive Wheels: The aim of this course is to provide staff with sufficient knowledge to use and maintain abrasive wheel equipment safely.

Course Duration: 1 Day


Manaual Handling 
  • Show how it is possible to keep body stress to minimum in a number of given handling activities.
  • Identify immediate and cumulative effects of strain and sprain injuries
  • Practical exercises on correct lifting techniques, Pushing, Pulling, Lifting, Twisting
  • Repetitive strain injuries, use of hand mechanics
  • Group Lifting
  • Adopting a positive attitude towards safe systems of work
  • Suggest ways to eliminate or control any handling hazards or unsafe handling practice within their area of control
  • Course review and evaluation

Abrasive Wheels 

  • Legal requirements governing abrasive wheels
  • Understanding good machine safety
  • Avoidance of injuries
  • Recognition of potentially dangerous abrasive wheel operations.
  • Safe use of machines
This course is for anyone involved with the lifting and handling of loads. For any personnel who use abrasive wheels
On successful completion of this course candidates will receive Training 4 Industry Certificate of Attendance

Trainee Requirements:

You are not required to bring any equipment onto this course

No previous experience is required in order to take this training course.


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