All well as covering basic manual handling techniques, this course is aimed at providing candidates with a good understanding of the risks associated with the manual handling of livestock.

Course Content:

  • Warm up exercises
  • The principles of safe manual handling
  • The Legislation around lifting
  • Understanding your body
  • Understanding the Task, Individual, Load and Environment
  • Lift, carry and lower loads within your personal capacity
  • Lifting and carrying in pairs
  • Handling awkward loads
  • Pushing and pulling loads
  • Handling aids
  • Working with Animals
  • The benefits of safe lifting

Course Length:

  • 1 day. Training Group Attendance Certificate