Manual Handling (CIEH Level 2 Principles and Practice)

CIEH Level 2 Award in Manual Handling - Principles and Practice

This qualification, aimed at those who carry out manual handling at work, provides essential information about manual handling hazards and their control.

To give you maximum flexibility it can be delivered as a half-day programme for learners who only wish to gain the CIEH Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling. Those who need to learn about practical manual handling techniques should stay on for a further half-day training session and assessment to gain the full CIEH Level 2 Award in Manual Handling Principles and Practice.

Under the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992, employers are required to take appropriate steps to reduce the risk of injury to employees this includes suitable training. The CIEH Level 2 Award in Manual Handling Principles and Practice combines both the theoretical and hands-on elements of the subject and teaches learners techniques to lift, carry, push and pull objects safely within their individual capabilities.

Learning outcomes

Identify and understand the risks associated with manual handling
Learn the value of risk assessment and how to apply it
Make recommendations to manage risks
Apply the principles of safer handling to a range of everyday manual handling tasks

Part 1 will allow learners to understand the risks associated with manual handling and to make recommendations to manage those risks.

Part 2 will allow learners to apply the principles of safer handling to a range of everyday manual handling tasks.

Guide Price: 450.00 (incl)

Delivery: In house
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