Manual handling workshop

Designed for all individuals whose work involves Manual Handling, lifting, pushing and of pulling goods. This highly practical course that provides techniques for risk limitation in manual handling.

Course outline

The qualifying learner is capable of understanding:

  • what manual handling is and why it is so important to follow correct procedure
  • the anatomy of the spine and human movements
  • the risks associated with the handling of loads
  • the principles of safe handling
  • manual handling techniques
  • ergonomics in the workplace
  • risk assessments.

Course Information

Access over 100 safety training programmes – including SAMTRAC, the world’s leading workplace risk management course and the most sought-after training certificate in the HSE industry, suited for all places of work – on-demand, from wherever you are, with SafetyCloud Online. Learn from the world leader in occupational health and safety – in your own time, at your own pace via our E-Learning offering. Selected NOSA Colleges offer fully equipped computer labs and connectivity so that you can start a career in occupational health and safety even if you have limited access to E-learning equipment and connectivity.

Unit Standard Title:

E-Learning Price:

Not Available as E-learning

E-Learning Duration:

Not Available as E-learning

Credits:

SAQA ID:

NQF Level:

Prerequisites:

None

HUB Availability:

Coming soon

Target Groups:

• This programme is aimed at any person working in a warehouse that conducts manual product handling functions.

At SafetyCloud, we want to offer this same opportunity to prospective and current occupational health and safety professionals. They can now also receive training delivered through our our interactive online webinars. We have been at the forefront of occupational health, safety, and environmental training for over seven decades and looking to the future, we continue to offer the same world class training for which we have become renowned adding flexibility to train anytime from anywhere on our new powerful digital platform.

Unit Standard Title:

Webinar Price:

Not Available as Webinar

Webinar Duration:

Not Available as Webinar

Credits:

SAQA ID:

NQF Level:

Prerequisites:

None

HUB Availability:

Coming soon

Target Groups:

• This programme is aimed at any person working in a warehouse that conducts manual product handling functions.

We continue to offer tailored on-site training and classroom-based teaching at any of our 12 NOSA Colleges throughout South Africa. Offering you access to more than 100 safety training programmes – including SAMTRAC, the world’s leading workplace risk management course and the most sought-after training certificate in the HSE industry, suited for all places of work. Book your seat at one of our NOSA Colleges to experience safety training in the classroom.

Unit Standard Title:

Course Price:

R4 660 (incl. VAT)

Course Duration:

2 to 3 hours (depending on the level of interaction and the number of questions that arise from the session)

Credits:

SAQA ID:

NQF Level:

Prerequisites:

None

Target Groups:

• This programme is aimed at any person working in a warehouse that conducts manual product handling functions.