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Manual Handling - Care Provider Module

Event Description This module is for all care provider staff and will give you an introduction to Manual Handling. It will support you in raising your awareness the correct carrying and moving of any object in the workplace.

West Sussex County Council staff and Health and Safety SLA schools should see the Manual Handling Interactive module.
Training Objectives The aim of this module is to support you in the correct manual handling of carrying and moving of any object in the workplace which can pose a notable risk.

This Module explores what you can do to reduce the risk of manual handling related injuries.

You will consider how to minimise the risk and consequence by implementing control measures.

You will also look at what is safe when lifting or moving heavy loads and improve your awareness of the correct process to ensure that you move and lift safely. 
Learning Outcomes If you apply what you have learnt in this online module you will be able to;

  • Identify what can you do to reduce the risk of manual handling related injury.
  • Explain how to minimise the risk and consequence by implementing control measures.
  • Identify what is safe when lifting or moving heavy loads.
  • Identify the correct process to ensure you move and lift safely.
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    Course Pre-Requisites  
    Course Instructions You may have to allow pop-ups for this e-learning module. If you need help in doing this, please contact Corporate Learning and Development's helpdesk on 033 022 22003 (x22003). 
    Online Learning Course Category Health and Safety 
    Subject Areas Moving and Handling, Health & Safety 
    Target Audience PVI Sector - Children, PVI Sector - Adults, Care Homes 
    Course Costs
    Internal LA Cost: £0.00
    PVI/Care Provider Cost: £0.00
    Partnership Cost: £0.00
    Early Years Subscriber Cost: £0.00
    External Cost: £0.00
    Session Session Date Session Length Session Venue
    Online Learning Anytime 15 minutes At your desk