Safe Moving and Handling
Level 2 Safe Moving and Handling
This 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?
The total qualification time for this qualification is 20 hours and of this 10 hours are recommended as guided learning hours.
How is the qualification assessed?
This qualification is assessed by the following two methods:
•Practical assessment - Learners must demonstrate the practical moving and handling skills
•Theory assessment - Learners must answer a series of multiple-choice questions
How do I Book onto one of the Courses?
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