British Safety Council Level 2 Award in Manual Handling Risk Assessment
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, so far as is reasonably practicable.
The Level 2 Award in Manual Handling Risk Assessment provides formal recognition of an individual's ability to undertake a manual handling risk assessment in line with the Health and Safety Executive's guidance. Accredited by Ofqual at Level 2 in the Qualifications and Credit Framework.
There are currently no dates scheduled for this course. However dates are flexible and we may put on courses for larger groups. Please contact us for more information
- A nationally-recognised, transferable qualification based on the Health and Safety Executive
- Allows employers to get more of their staff properly qualified to carry out manual handling risk assessments, helping them to meet their legal obligations
- Up-to-date and practical training, supplemented with completely new learning materials and specially developed interactive learning sessions
- A fit-for-purpose assessment task related directly to the candidate's workplace, testing the application of learning in a practical context
Who Should Attend
Our training utilises the very latest learning methods, with special emphasis on participative and interactive techniques. Overall, the aim of our training is to share knowledge and practical experience and, through tutor-led sessions, build on that experience so that every participant is able to manage risk assessment effectively and realistically. The training sets out to develop sound and practical knowledge and understanding for day-to-day application in the workplace, and prepares each participant for the Level 2 qualification assessment.