Level 2 Safe Moving & Handling

Who is it for?

 

This course will enable candidates to understand how to improve their handling techniques to avoid injury. It is particularly suited for those starting a new job, returning to work or who need specific manual handling training.

Course content

 

The course covers how the body works when lifting, the importance of risk assessments, the types of equipment used in handling, and practical ways in which to lift.

Assessment

There is a short multi-choice exam and a practical assessment, meaning candidates need to be physically able to complete the practical assessment.

Duration.

 

1 day.

Qualification.

 

HABC Level 2 Award in Moving and Handling (1 Credit).