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MANUAL HANDLING PRACTICAL SKILLS COURSES 2019

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SEGENSWORTH BUSINESS FORUM,

25 Barnes Wallis Rd

Fareham

PO15 5TS

United Kingdom

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Time: 09:15 - 12:15



For staff to have a theoretical and practical understanding surrounding manual handling and back care.




LEARNING OUTCOMES(S):

To demonstrate and rehearse safe dynamic handling techniques appropriate to their tasks and working environments

To establish an understanding of relevant workplace risk factors and how injuries occur and how to prevent them

To establish a knowledge of basic functional anatomy and an appreciation of its role in postural awareness and back care, (the ‘Why’ behind the ‘How’ in easy to understand, jargon free terms)

To introduce staff to the principles of dynamic risk assessment and its application in the working environment




INTRODUCTION

    • Why look after your back?

    • 'The straw that broke the camel’s back’ – Cumulative strain explained




    DYNAMIC HANDLING TECHNIQUE -

    Task Specific Practical 1

    • Power to your legs, strength at the core

    • Effective, safe lifting

    • A Practical step-by-step guide to: Safe technique for lifting and manual handling

    • A battle of instinct vs. conditioned movement

    Delegates practice dynamic handling technique – single and group

    Task Specific Practical 2

    A practical step-by-step guide to good lifting:

    • Pushing and pulling

    • Team lifts

    • Awkward loads in the workplace




    SUMMARY

    • Making habits of a lifetime

    • Q&A session

    Osteopaths For Industry provide delegates with certification for a 3 year period following the successful completion of the Manual Handling Practical Skills Course. Delegates are assessed for their understanding of the course content and must also demonstrate the practical techniques to become certified.


    Location

    SEGENSWORTH BUSINESS FORUM,

    25 Barnes Wallis Rd

    Fareham

    PO15 5TS

    United Kingdom

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    Refund Policy

    Contact the organiser to request a refund.

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