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

Manual Handling Training Courses

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

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 £95.00 pp

  • Full day course (classroom)
  • Provides a good understanding of the principles of safe manual handling
  • Gives learners the ability to apply the principles of safe manual handling

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Safe Moving And Handling

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Benefits of this course:

  • 470,000 people people suffered from musculoskeletal disorders due to work related activities in 2020/2021
  • Of those, 162,000 were from people who had not suffered this before
  • 8.9 million working days, or 37,083 working years, were lost due to work-related musculoskeletal disorders in 2019/2020
  • This course is here to help people avoid getting injured in the first place, saving both human suffering and cost to the employer and employee both

Course Contents

  • 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

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Accredited, Ofqual regulated qualification

Qualsafe Awards Registered Centre 0904462

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.

The Ofqual Register number for this course is 603/2744/3

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