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Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Manual Handling (RQF)

Who is it for?

It 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.



Part one: Multiple choice question paper.

Part two: Competency-based assessment


  • Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (QCF)

What's Included?

  • 1 Day of Training
  • Exam and Certification
  • Free exam resit (if required)
  • Tea and Coffee (Of course)
  • Kitchen facilities including Microwave

Course Topics

This qualification is made up of one mandatory unit

  • Understanding the reasons for manual handling.
  • Understanding how manual handling risk assessments contribute to improving health and safety.
  • Understand the principles, types of equipment and testing requirements associated with manual handling safety.
  • Be able to apply safe manual handling principles.

Progression and further learning routes include:

  • Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (QCF)
  • Level 2 Award in Moving People Safely (QCF).

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