Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (QCF) One 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
  • For up to 12 people per session delivered at your workplace

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