QA Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (QCF)

QA Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF)

Train with us on our Manual Handling courses
The risks of not doing manual handling correctly are too great...

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Excellent training by a very competent trainer. We all enjoyed the course!

We run both public and in-house courses
This course is run in a fun and engaging, interactive and varied way - no death by PowerPoint!
Candidates have fun while learning, and leave the course with a full understanding of manual handling and the ability to apply this in their workplace.
It is also a fully accredited, Ofqual regulated qualification!

Upcoming dates for this Health and Safety in the Workplace course at our venue:

Book now on our next fully accredited full day Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF) course. At just £70 per person you can afford for someone not to get injured!

  • Tues 13 February 2018

Benefits of this one day Safe Moving and Handling course:

Every year, about half a million people suffer from musculoskeletal disorders due to work related activities. On average, each of those people had to take 16 days off work, with many never fully recovering from those injuries.

This course is there to help people avoid getting injured in the first place.

What is Manual Handling?

In this Health and Safety in the Workplace course we will cover:

• Common manual handling injuries
• Manual handling laws
• Responsibilities of employers and employees

• Manual handling risk assessments
• Safe movement principles associated with manual handling, including the body’s:
   - Musculoskeletal system
   - Centre of gravity
   - Lever system
• ​Manual handling equipment:
   - Types of manual handling aids and equipment
   - Maintenance and requirements for testing
• ​Manual handling practical sessions:
   - Preparing for a lift
   - Solo lifting, carrying and lowering an object
   - Team manual handling

Qualsafe Awards Centre 0904462

Qualsafe Awards Centre 0904462

Accredited, Ofqual regulated qualification

Our Safe Moving and Handling Course is a nationally recognised, Ofqual regulated qualification accredited by Qualsafe Awards.

This means that you can be rest assured that your Manual Handling Certificate fulfills the legal requirements and is a very good way to make sure you and your employees are trained appropriately in Manual Handling.