Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling

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Course Description

This qualification, aimed at those who carry out manual handling at work, provides essential information about manual handling hazards and their control.

It is necessary for all employees who have to carry out any manual handling activities at work, including both industrial and office workers.

Under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992, employers are required to take appropriate steps to reduce the risk of injury to employees - this includes suitable training. The CIEH Level 2 Award in Manual Handling - Principles and Practise combines both the theoretical and hands-on elements of the subject and teaches learners techniques to lift, carry, push and pull objects safely within their individual capabilities.

Learning Outcomes

Identify and understand the risks associated with manual handling
Learn the value of risk assessment and how to apply it
Make recommendations to manage risks
Apply the principles of safer handling to a range of everyday manual handling tasks.
Multiple Choice Exam & practical assessment

Dates for our 17/18 Programme

Thursday 22nd February 2018

Tuedays 24th July 2018

Qualification No:501/2001/3

Credits: 2

Course Cost: £60.00 per delegate

Please note, all payments are non-refundable.

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