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Back Injury Prevention and Safe Lifting Techniques

Intended Audience

  • Back Injury Prevention and Lifting Training is designed for all General Industry employees, including managers who are responsible for workplace safety and health according to OSHA regulations. This course is especially relevant for those working in: Manufacturing
  • Warehousing and Distribution
  • Property Management
  • Construction
  • Retail Services
  • Hospitality T
  • rade and Transportation

Why Take This Course

  • ClickSafety’s Back Injury Prevention and Safe Lifting Techniques online course offers guidance on how to use the correct body mechanics to prevent injury when lifting. After successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
  • Understand that back disorders are avoidable with exercise, weight control and posture
  • Use the correct lifting techniques to help prevent painful and possibly permanent injury on your back
  • Locate additional resources on back care, lifting and general ergonomics

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Back Injury Prevention
  • Back Disorders
  • Prevention of Back Disorders
  • Pre-lift Basics
  • The Lift
  • Summary of Safe Lifting Techniques