Manual Handling of Objects / Loads – 1 day

Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (manual handling) of loads – 1 day

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

  • This programme is delivered by Alison Meadows who is a Level 4 ROSPA trained Manual Handling Practitioner or Jack Hallworth a retired firefighter with NEBOSH qualifications  
  • Accredited with Qualsafe Awards
  • Assessment is through Practical and Multiple Choice assessments
  • Costs for  Up to 12 people per session delivered at your workplace- £425 ( Conditions apply )
  • Conditions – you must be within 20 miles of BB1 due to costs of trainer travel and have a suitable room for training in terms of size and equipment.
  • If you prefer your staff to attend this course off site we can arrange access to a training room near Blackburn at an additional cost  

This 1 day course covers 3 hours theory in the morning with 3 hours practical in the afternoon followed by a short multiple choice test:

What’s Covered?

  • Manual handling
  • Team manual handling
  • Common manual handling injuries
  • Manual handling laws
  • Responsibilities of employers and employees
  • Risk assessments and Musculoskeletal system
  • Using a variety of Manual handling equipment

Manual handling practical sessions:

  • Solo lifting, carrying and lowering an object
  • Team manual handling
  • Using equipment

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

  • call Alison on 07915609788
  • Email
  • Click here to use the contact us page and request a call back or booking form 

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

Meet your Trainers:

Alison Meadows

Alison Meadows

First Aid and Moving and Handling Trainer

Having worked for many years as a qualified nurse specialising in Orthopaedics and Spinal Injuries I qualified as a teacher in 2002 and worked in the adult sector delivering a variety of Public service and Public sector programmes. I established AMTD in 2007 to deliver high quality First Aid and Moving and Handling training. We work with awarding organisations to ensure quality of provision for our customers who range from Industry to the Care sector, Schools and Colleges. I am proud of the reputation and relationships we have built and pledge our commitment to continuing to provide good value quality training. Our delegates tell us they enjoy the training and feel confident to use their new skills !

Jack Hallworth

Jack Hallworth

First Aid and Safety Trainer

"After serving as an operational Firefighter for 29 years I moved into First Aid / Fire training. This background of working with people, often in distressing circumstances, allied with the skills I acquired throughout my service, reinforce how valuable good training is in saving lives. These experiences now give me the ability to pass on this knowledge in an enjoyable and rewarding way."