This qualification, aimed at those who carry out manual handling at work, provides essential information about manual handling hazards and their control. 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.
All employees who have to carry out any manual handling activities at work, including both industrial and office workers. This is crucial for any employee who is working within the Care Sector.
Half-day programme (Principles)
One-day programme including practical session (Principles and Practice)
Multiple choice examination (Principles) Multiple choice examination and practical assessment (Principles and Practice)
Ofqual Accredited - Yes - Principles and Practice only
Ofqual Qualification reference - 500/5516/1