Level 2 Award in Manual Handling Risk Assessment:

Course description:
The Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 require employers to assess any hazardous manual handling tasks that cannot be avoided and reduce the risk of injury, as far as practically possible.

Level 2 Award in Manual Handling Risk Assessment course is delivered over one day and provides supervisors and employees with the knowledge and understanding of the manual handling risk assessment process and the skills required to undertake a suitable and sufficient risk assessment.

On completion of the course, delegates will:

Understand the importance of manual handling risk assessments

Understand the principles of controlling the risks from manual handling

Understand how a manual handling risk assessment is undertaken

The Level 2 Award course is assessed by means of an online exam.

Additional entry requirements


Awarding body
British Safety Council

Training for employers
This course has been specifically designed for companies training their employees.


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