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Moving and Handling Basic Back Awareness

November 19 @ 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Course Aim:

To enable staff to understand the importance of posture, back care and safe working practice in the moving and handling of objects.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand the current legislation related to moving and handling
  • Understand basic spinal anatomy, biomechanics and principles of load assessment
  • Observe and participate in relevant practical examples, having assessed a variety of loads with regard to their risk
  • Understand the employers/employees responsibilities regarding Manual Handling Law

Target Group: All staff, volunteers, family carers, direct employers and their PA’s

To book a space on any of the sessions please complete the booking form and return to PVI.Learning@hertfordshire.gov.uk.


November 19
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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Workforce Development and Partnership Team – Hertfordshire County Council
01438 845740
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HCS Workforce Development Suite
19 A St Albans Road East
Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL10 0NG United Kingdom
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