Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (QCF) 1 day

Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (QCF) 1 day

The level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling is an accredited 1 day programme for anyone who has manual handling as part of their role

  • This programme is delivered by Alison Meadows who is a Level 4 ROSPA trained Manual Handling Practitioner
  • Accredited with Qualsafe Awards
  • Assessment is through Practical and Multiple Choice assessments
  • Costs for  Up to 12 people per session delivered at your workplace- £399

Following this interactive and informative day delegates will be able to:

Understand the reasons for safe manual handling
Potential injuries, employer’s and employee’s legal duties and consequences of non-compliance

Understand how manual handling risk assessments contribute to improving health and safety
Define terms ‘hazard’ and ‘risk’, process for carrying out risk assessments, risk control hierarchy

Understand the principles associated with manual handling safety
Protecting the body, musculoskeletal system, lever system and centre of gravity

Understand the principles associated with manual handling safety
Describe safe movement principles when preparing for a lift, moving a load on your own and as part of a team

Understand the types of equipment and test requirements associated with manual
handling safety
Types of manual handling equipment, requirements for testing, servicing and examination of manual handling
and lifting equipment

Be able to apply safe manual handling principles
Efficient and safe manual handling principles when applying effort to or moving a load or object on your own
(solo lift, carry and lower)

Be able to apply safe manual handling principles
Using manual handling equipment (push trolley with a 90° turn)

Be able to apply safe manual handling principles
Team handling (team lift, carry, turn and lower)

You can use one of these methods to book this course or discuss your requirements :

  • call Alison on 07915609788
  • Email ameadows@amtd.co.uk
  • Use the contact us page

We cover the following areas, Lancashire, North Yorkshire, Gtr Manchester, Cumbria, Liverpool and Merseyside areas.