Online Manual Handling theory learning and face-to-face practical training.
The time gap between theory learning practicals must be not more than 4 weeks. To be accepted on the face to face assessment a Theory Learning certificate of successful completion must be produced.
The Course is formatted in the following manner
Lesson 1. Introduction to the Safety Health and Welfare legislation The principal legislation covering the health and safety of people in the workplace in the Republic of Ireland is the Safety, Health, and Welfare at Work Act 2005 (as amended).
Lesson 2. The Musculoskeletal System. Our ability to move rests upon our use of the muscles and bones which constitute our musculoskeletal system.
Lesson 3. Intervertebral Disc. Outlines where discs are located in the body what is their function and how they can be injured.
Lesson 4. Anatomy Structure & functions of the spine.
Lesson 5. Posture and back pain
Lesson 6. Fitness and Flexibility
Lesson 7. Ergonomics
Lesson 8. Manual Handling —- T.I.L.E Assessment.
Lesson 9. Risk Assessment. Definition of Manual Handling
Lesson 10. Manual Handling Techniques.
Lesson 11. Personal Protective Equipment
Lesson 12. Course conclusion Risk Groups. Reducing the risk.