Manual Handling - Principles

Qualification Level?

Level 2 Award accredited by the Highfield Qualifications (nee HABC)

Who is the course for?


Who should attend?

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

What will they learn?

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

How long is this course?

One day

How is it assessed?

Written multiple choice exam paper consisting of 30 questions.

How long does the qualification last?

Three years