Safe Moving and Handling level 2
Did you know that incorrect manual handling causes over a third of all workplace injuries?
The law states that employers have a legal responsibility to provide adequate training for those who perform manual handling tasks in their day to day role.
The QA Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed for those who work, or intend to work, in a role that involves manual handling.
It is the perfect course for those working in a variety of environments including warehouses and shops.
Successful candidates will learn the key principles of manual handling and how to apply these to their workplace.
They will also practise a wide range of techniques, ensuring that they leave the course confident and proficient in moving and handling.
- Common manual handling injuries
- Manual handling laws
- Responsibilities of employers and employees
- Risk assessments Safe movement principles associated with manual handling, including the body’s:
Centre of gravity
- Manual handling equipment:
Types of manual handling aids and equipment
Maintenance and requirements for testing
- Manual handling practical sessions:
Solo lifting, carrying and lowering an object
Team manual handling
Scheduled Dates Safe Moving and Handling level 2
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