Norris Health supply manual handling training packages to fulfil the requirements of the health and safety executive (HSE). Guidance on European regulation (20269/EEC). Our course combines physiotherapy knowledge with expertise in ergonomics to offer a unique package in back pain prevention. The course offers a dynamic high impact style designed to maintain interest and improve knowledge retention. Employees are individually supervised through a number of common manual handling tasks and a problem solving approach is taken to ensure knowledge retention.
- how your spine works
- healthy and dangerous movements
- common injuries to the spine
- basic principles of manual handling
- practical manual handling techniques
- risk assessment and you
- posture in the office
- spinal exercise
- group problem solving
Our training package lasts for a half day and we also offer a training package for supervisors, enabling them to give our half day course. We can tailor a programme to your precise requirements.
Please contact us to see how we can help.