Course title: Principles of Manual Handling
QCF Level: 2
Awarding body: CIEH
Who is this for?
This qualification introduces candidates to the hazards and risks involved in manual handling and outlines what to expect from a manual handling assessment. It will enable employees to develop safer manual handling techniques in the workplace.
The qualification covers the following topics:
- The process of manual handling in the workplace
- Manual handling injuries and the activities which cause them
- Manual handling assessment and control options
- Responsibilities imposed by the Manual Handling Operations Regulations
Assessment: Multiple choice test of 20 questions
Course duration: 3 hours total qualification time
Entry requirements: None
Candidates required to bring: Note paper and pencil
QCF Accredited: Yes