Level 2
Manual Handling

The Level 2 Manual Handling Training Course is aimed at those who carry out manual handling at work, introducing candidates to the risks of manual handling and the controls available.

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

Course details

Duration: Half day

Course type: Classroom

candidates: 1 - 6

Learning outcomes

  • Identify the hazards of manual handling
  • Identify the risks involved and controls available
  • Identify what to expect from a manual handling assessment

Who needs this qualification?

All employees who handle materials, boxes, mail and packages, including both industrial and office workers.

Why is this training important?

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 contribute to the development of safer manual handling methods and tasks in the workplace.

Assessment type

  • Multiple choice examination
  • Practical assessment

*Workshops and courses are priced per person and can be booked for up to 6 candidates to attend, subject to social distancing requirements. Prices include the appropriate examination fee only, course books or booklets are additional. A 5% discount is applied if five or more courses are booked in a bundle.

eLearning is purchased on an individual cost per licence basis and one licence is needed per candidate that you require to be trained. Licences can be pre purchased in bundles and the number of licences that are purchased in a bundle determines the cost paid per licence.