Manual Handling Safety

Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF)

This accredited qualification is an introduction to moving and handling activities for those starting work, returning to work or who need specific training in manual handling, as well as being a suitable qualification for refresher training.

Learners gaining this qualification will understand that moving and handling must be carried out correctly and will recognise its importance in ensuring a safer working environment.

Subjects covered include the reasons for safe manual handling, manual handling risk assessments principles, types of equipment and testing requirements associated with manual handling safety.

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?

This qualification is usually obtained by taking a 1 day classroom-based course. However, it can also be achieved through a variety of other methods including blended and distance learning, as long as the recommended learning hours are completed.

How is the qualification assessed?

This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice and practical examination

£ 150 per person

This fee also includes the provision of the work portfolio to be completed and registration fee with the awarding body. This fee can be discounted if you purchase more than one registration.

If you wish to register your members of staff for this qualification, we can bespoke the programme for their needs.