Manual handling is one of the most common causes of workplace injury. Adequate training is not only a legal requirement, it is incredibly important for the safety of all staff. The law states that employers have a legal responsibility to provide adequate training for those who perform manual handling tasks in their day to day role.
The QA Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed for those who work, or intend to work, in a role that involves manual handling. It is ideal for those working in a variety of environments including warehouses and shops.
During this 1 day course, learners will be taught the key principles of manual handling and how to apply these to their workplace. They will also practise a wide range of techniques, ensuring that they leave the course confident and proficient in moving and handling.
3 x Practical assessments and 1 x 15 Multiple Choice Question paper (theory assessment).