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Albion Castle Training
The training division of
Eagle Security Systems Ltd.
AOFAQ Level 2 Award in the Principles and Practices of Manual Handling
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The AoFAQ Level 2 Award in Principles and Practice of Manual Handling is a qualification which is designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills too safely move objects in the workplace.
The course builds on the best practice guidance from the Health and Safety Executive and provides learners with the opportunity to practice safe moving principles.
The Health and Safety and Work Act etc 1974 and the Manual Handling Operation Regulations 1992 require each employer to provide adequate supervision and training and as well as undertake manual handling risk assessments. This qualification will support employers to demonstrate their commitment to the legal obligations and whilst it does not qualify learners to undertake manual handling risk assessments independently, it will provide them with the knowledge to assist the employer in completing the risk assessment.
The qualification is ideal for new starters, existing staff and for a refresher.
The qualification is valid for three years.
The aim of the course is to provide you with the knowledge and skills in the safe principles of manual handling in the workplace.
• Define the term ‘manual handling’
• List the common types of manual handling hazards
• State the functions of the spine
• State the key pieces of legislation which enforce manual handling in the UK
• State the consequences for not adhering to health and safety legislation
• Explain the terms ‘hazard’, ‘risk’ and ‘control measure’
• State the process for a manual handling risk assessment
• Describe the principle of the risk control hierarchy in manual handing
• State the principles to move objects safely
• List the different types of manual handling equipment available
• State the legal requirements for testing and servicing manual handling and lifting equipment.
• Demonstrate safe manual handling principles as an individual, with equipment and as a member of a team.
Albion Castle is the training arm of Eagle Security Systems Limited.
These are two of the businesses based in Galtee House Heanor Road Ilkeston in Derbyshire.
Together these two companies can supply all your Safety and Security needs.
Install and Maintain
Can deliver training courses on
For your First Aid needs we can supply.
Emergency Room equipment.
Also in Galtee House we have BioKi Limited who can advise and supply you with a range of Herbal Food Supplements.
We have Awen Gifts who will supply you exiting gifts and all you need for dowsing and water divining.
Eagle Security Systems have been installing burglar and fire alarms in the East Midlands since 1983.
On the Security Side as well as Burglar alarms we install Access Control and CCTV (Closed Circuit Television).
We install Fire Alarms we can supply and Service your Fire Extinguishers and Emergency Lights.
We have our own in house training facilities and can offer training courses for First Aid including First Aid at Work. We can offer basic Health and Safety Training and we can bring our Fire Extinguisher Training Trailer to your premises so your staff can get hands on practice with putting out real Fires.
We supply a range of First Aid Equipment everything from a Plaster to a PAD (Public Access Defibrillator). We are approved suppliers of the Heartsine and CardiAid AED (Automatic External Defibrillator), and are happy to give a free no obligation demonstration to individuals, groups or firms anywhere in the Nottingham and Derby Area.
We operate throughout Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire and the East Midlands. We cater for homes, businesses, councils, government departments and the police.
We offer a reliable and efficient, quality service.
We can offer Service Contracts where your alarms, extinguishers, emergency lights, PAT testing etc are all covered by one Direct Debit. We even will check your first aid box.
We are approved by NSI Nacoss Gold, Niceic, Trusted Trader, ECA (Electrical Contractors Association), Trustmark and the FSA (Fire and Security Association)
We are members of the FPA (Fire Protection Association), NDCC (Nottinghams and Derby Chamber of Commerce) and the FSB (Federation of Small Businesses).
You will find satisfied customers in
Ripley, Heanor, Codnor, Ilkeston,West Hallam, Smalley, Morley, Oakwood, Long Eaton, Alfreton, Riddings, Somercotes, Selston, Long Eaton, Tamworth, Sawley, Derby, Oakwood, Bramcote, Wollaton, Nottingham,Trowell, Denby, Little Eaton, Markeaton, South Normanton, Pinxton, Huthwaite,
Sutton in Ashfield, Mansfield, Worksop, Warsop, Chesterfield, Clay Cross, Keddleston,Tibshelf, Hardwick, Stretton, Manor Road Industrial Estate, Quarry Hill Industrial Estate, Heanor Gate Industrial Estate, Cotes Park Industrial Estate, Strelley, Stanley, Stanley Common, Spondon, Breaston, Chilwell, West Bridgeford
And throughout The East Midlands