Level 2 Award in Safe Moving & Handling

This qualification is intended as an introduction to moving and handling activities for those starting work, returning to work or who need specific training in manual handling, as well as being a suitable qualification for refresher training.

Aim of Qualification

Learners gaining this qualification will explore why moving and handling must be carried out correctly and be made aware of its importance in ensuring a safer working environment.

Course Content

The practical element of the course will encourage learners to demonstrate efficient and safe manual handling principles; manually alone, with the use of equipment and as part of a team.

Assessment Method

Practical assessment completed throughout the course

Multiple choice question paper

Course Duration

6 hours (1 day)

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Awarding Body


On successful completion an Accredited Certificate is awarded valid for 3 years.

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See also

Manual Handling
Moving & Handling People

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