Unit 1: Manual handling safety at work
- Understand the reasons for safe manual handling
- Understand 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.
It is assessed through a practical examination and a 30-minute, 15-question multiple-choice examination. Successful learners will gain a certificate
for this course.
You will also be given The Level 2 Safe Manual Handling handbook.