Lifting & Handling/Back Care POSTPONED UNTIL A LATER DATE, TBC
This half-day course is suitable for any person in a school who is required to lift and handle as an intrinsic part of their work. It provides a range of strategies for reducing the likelihood of musculoskeletal disorders.
Areas covered will include: * Techniques of safe lifting and handling * Practice and responsibility * Healthy lifestyle * Spinal anatomy * Related injuries * Personal/individual risk assessment
Participants should only attend if they are prepared for a mainly practical session where they will be asked to copy/demonstrate the safe lifting and handling technique ...