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Manual handling

Manual Handling Course every Friday @ 1630hrs in our offices in Harbourville House, Mornington – just web search ‘noel kelly safety’ to see location, Prior booking is required with any major credit card or payment on the day as agreed.
Cost €50 which includes laminated certificate on the day – a detailed Manual Handling Manual for further reading and study will be issued to all students.
Groups can be arranged in the clients premises call Noel to find out prices etc.
Instructor is Noel Kelly Fetac Level 6 Instructor for Manual Handling and has been providing Manual Handling training and Ergonomic Risk Assessment since 1997.
Terms – Every Friday – Subject to numbers
Key words, Manual Handling Drogheda, Louth, Meath, Mornington.
Regulation 68 of the 2007 regulations defines ‘manual handling of loads’ as:
‘any transporting or supporting of a load by one or more employees and includes lifting, putting down, pushing, pulling, carrying, or moving a load, which, by reason of its characteristics or of unfavourable ergonomic conditions, involves risk, particularly of back injury, to employees.’
Avoid Manual Handling where possible.
Regulation 69(a) of the 2007 Regulations states that, in order to avoid the need for manual handling of loads by employees, every employer must:
Take appropriate organisational measures, or
Use the appropriate means, in particular mechanical equipment
Click to view the HSA Guide to the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007, Chapter 4 of Part 2: Manual Handling of Loads
Course Details
To comply with current Health and Safety legislation, staff engaged in manual handling must be given training in safe manual handling techniques. This training will show your staff how to carry out manual handling tasks correctly and therefore avoid back injuries. By training your staff how to conduct manual handling safely you are complying with your legal requirements. Back injuries caused by incorrect manual handling techniques are one of the most frequent causes of workers compensation claims. This is not an instructors’ course. It is of 3 hours duration.
Who should attend?
All staff engaged in manual handling activities during their working day
Course Objectives
On completion of this course participants will be able to:
Lift and handle loads safely
Recognise a load which is too heavy or awkward
Course Programme
Dangers of careless and unskilled methods
Principles of levers and laws of motion
Anatomy of the spine and muscular system
How the body is harmed through incorrect handling techniques
How to handle loads safely
Lifting to and from ground level
Lifting to and from a height
Pushing
Pulling
Lifting (bags, sacks, barrels, where appropriate)
Other organisation specific lifting tasks
Competence testing
Methods of Training: This course combines lecture methods with “hands-on” discussions on different types of materials.
Pre-Course Requirements: Information will be provided on request.
Assessment/Certification: Each participant will be assessed on their practical manual handling techniques. A completed manual handling assessment form for each participant will be supplied to the participant.
Note: The person must assess all loads, areas and tasks to perform in the work place, the manual handling course cannot foresee all poor ergonomic conditions and every load to move, lift, push or pull will be different. It will be explained on the course that the person must assess the load and if to heavy or if the person is unable to lift it they must inform their supervisor.
Duration: 3 Hour

Manual Handling

Manual Handling Course every Friday @ 1630hrs in our offices in Harbourville House, Mornington – just web search ‘noel kelly safety’ to see location, Prior booking is required with any major credit card or payment on the day as agreed.
Cost €50 which includes laminated certificate on the day – a detailed Manual Handling Manual for further reading and study will be issued to all students.
Groups can be arranged in the clients premises call Noel to find out prices etc.
Instructor is Noel Kelly Fetac Level 6 Instructor for Manual Handling and has been providing Manual Handling training and Ergonomic Risk Assessment since 1997.
Terms – Every Friday – Subject to numbers
Key words, Manual Handling Drogheda, Louth, Meath, Mornington.
Regulation 68 of the 2007 regulations defines ‘manual handling of loads’ as:
‘any transporting or supporting of a load by one or more employees and includes lifting, putting down, pushing, pulling, carrying, or moving a load, which, by reason of its characteristics or of unfavourable ergonomic conditions, involves risk, particularly of back injury, to employees.’
Avoid Manual Handling where possible.
Regulation 69(a) of the 2007 Regulations states that, in order to avoid the need for manual handling of loads by employees, every employer must:
Take appropriate organisational measures, or
Use the appropriate means, in particular mechanical equipment
Click to view the HSA Guide to the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007, Chapter 4 of Part 2: Manual Handling of Loads
Course Details
To comply with current Health and Safety legislation, staff engaged in manual handling must be given training in safe manual handling techniques. This training will show your staff how to carry out manual handling tasks correctly and therefore avoid back injuries. By training your staff how to conduct manual handling safely you are complying with your legal requirements. Back injuries caused by incorrect manual handling techniques are one of the most frequent causes of workers compensation claims. This is not an instructors’ course. It is of 3 hours duration.
Who should attend?
All staff engaged in manual handling activities during their working day
Course Objectives
On completion of this course participants will be able to:
Lift and handle loads safely
Recognise a load which is too heavy or awkward
Course Programme
Dangers of careless and unskilled methods
Principles of levers and laws of motion
Anatomy of the spine and muscular system
How the body is harmed through incorrect handling techniques
How to handle loads safely
Lifting to and from ground level
Lifting to and from a height
Pushing
Pulling
Lifting (bags, sacks, barrels, where appropriate)
Other organisation specific lifting tasks
Competence testing
Methods of Training: This course combines lecture methods with “hands-on” discussions on different types of materials.
Pre-Course Requirements: Information will be provided on request.
Assessment/Certification: Each participant will be assessed on their practical manual handling techniques. A completed manual handling assessment form for each participant will be supplied to the participant.
Note: The person must assess all loads, areas and tasks to perform in the work place, the manual handling course cannot foresee all poor ergonomic conditions and every load to move, lift, push or pull will be different. It will be explained on the course that the person must assess the load and if to heavy or if the person is unable to lift it they must inform their supervisor.
Duration: 3 Hours

Covid 19 Compliance officer

 

Covid 19 (C 19) Compliance Officer Training Course

 

The C19 Compliance Officer Safety Training Course is presented by Noel Kelly Safety Services, it is based on best practice and guidance from, WHO, HSE, HSE, CIF and the Department of Business Enterprise and innovation. This cloud-based delivery ensures the safety for all participants attending courses until the time when tutor lead programmes can return.

 

At the end of this course participants will have the necessary information making them competent to undertake the role of the C 19 Compliance officer in their workplace, Noel Kelly is committed to continual improvement, and this course is updated as required.

 

Areas covered in this C 19 Training course will include:

 

  • Information on C 19
  • Controls to prevent infection
  • At risk groups
  • Recovery
  • General hygiene precautions
  • Legislation
  • Management Strategy
  • Return to work and procedures
  • Travelling to and from the work site
  • Site access and egress
  • Inductions
  • Signage
  • Cleaning arrangements
  • Site office arrangements
  • Welfare
  • Walkways
  • Close contact work
  • First aid
  • C 19 Compliance officer role and duties
  • Q&A

 

Please note that Noel Kelly can visit sites and projects to audit compliance with the return to work protocols

 

Course duration is:

2.5 hours delivered by over the Zoom conferencing service, if required for groups, Microsoft Teams can be used.

Award:

On completion of the course, the candidate will be emailed a completion certificate, stating they have completed the C 19 Compliance Officer training course.

Note:

See web site, www.kellysafetyservices.ie for more information