Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling (QCF) 1/2 day

Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling 1/2 day

The Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling is a 3 hour ( half day) theory only programme to support anyone working with 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 a Multiple Choice assessments
  •  Costs for  Up to 12 people per session delivered at your workplace- £299

By completing this programme 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

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.