Safe Manual Handling

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 candidates are assessed?

Written multiple choice exam paper consisting of 15 questions with 9 correct answer to achieve.
Competency based practical assessment

How long does the qualification last?

Three years