Believing in the importance of developing the human resources, which is one of the most important factors for institutions’ success, the Institute has been keen to establish short technical courses in the disciplines it offers, which targeting administrative staff, engineers and technicians in the oil and gas sector.
This course will help your organization reduce the number of Musculoskeletal
Disorders (MSDs), associated with Manual Handling, which is the most commonly reported type of work-related ill health. Every organization has potentially harmful manual handling tasks, this is why manual handling training and awareness plays such a central role in occupational safety. Manual Material Handling (MMH) is an important application of ergonomic principles that especially addresses back injury prevention. However, safe loading is for any type of cargo that must be contained or secured and safely placed in/at the vehicles. The load must be properly secured to prevent danger to personnel, public, and even the driver that’s transporting the materials.
Who Should Attend?
This course is designed for any personnel whose work requires manual lifting
and safe loading of materials.