Manual Handling Courses and Training

Principles of Manual Handling – Level 2

Certified by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health

An introduction to the hazards and risks involved in manual handling, this course outlines what to expect from a manual handling assessment.

The qualification covers the following topics

  • Process of manual handling in the workplace
  • Possible injuries / Causes
  • Assessment & controls
  • Responsibilities
  • Legislation

Course duration 3 hours

Assessment method – 30 question multiple choice paper

Principles and Practice Manual Handling – Level 2

Certified by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health

The training programme covers the following topics:

  • manual handling hazards, risks and controls
  • how manual handling operations can cause injury and harm
  • the scope of legal requirements and where guidance can be found
  • the process for assessing manual handling risks
  • the value of risk assessment and how it applies to safe manual handling practice
  • manual handling techniques – lifting loads from low levels/working at low levels/lowering from height/pushing loads/pulling loads/carrying/team handling
  • Designed for any employee

Course duration – one-day programme

Assessment – 30 multiple choice questions plus practical assessment

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