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Level 2 Award in the Principles of Manual Handling

Overview

Manual handling training is an essential part of the core training for any person who moves other people or objects regularly within their work. The level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling qualification has been specifically designed for all employees to help raise their awareness of the risks associated with unsafe manual handling practice.

Course Objectives

The Course is designed to develop a greater awareness of manual handling, including:

  • common manual handling injuries
  • the safe movement principles
  • theory of safe manual handling principles
  • manual handling equipment

Agenda

  • An introduction to manual handling
  • Manual handling hazards
  • Legislation and guidance
  • Risk Assessment
  • Spinal Anatomy
  • Muscoskeletal Disorders
  • Ergonomics
  • Practical Skill Application

Progression

Level 2 Award in Fire Safety

Level 2 Award in Health & Safety

Level 2 Award in COSHH

 

Costs:  £ 55+ vat pp   (Group Discounts Available)
Duration:  1 Day
Delivery Method: Assignments

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