Manual Handling

Manual Handling



The law states that employers have a legal responsibility to provide adequate training for those who perform manual handling tasks in their day to day role.

The Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF) can be a regulated and nationally recognised qualification or as an attendance course is designed for those who work, in a role that involves manual handling. It is the perfect course for those working in a variety of environments including warehouses and shops.


For an attendance certificate 2-3 Hours

Subjects Covered

Common manual handling injuries

Manual handling laws

Responsibilities of employers and employees

Risk assessments

Safe movement principles associated with manual

handling, including the body’s:

  • Musculoskeletal system
  • Centre of gravity
  • Lever system

(If required) Manual handling equipment:

Types of manual handling aids and equipment


The maximum number of delegates able to attend the course is approx. 15 subject to appropriate room size. However, if you have more or less staff please contact us to discuss further.

Price: £195.00 plus vat for awareness training