Duration: 1 day
Certificate valid for 3 years
The QA Level 2 Award in Principles and Practice of Moving People Safely (RQF) has been specifically designed for those who work, or intend to work, in a role that involves assisting and moving people.
This regulated and nationally recognised qualification provides Learners with a clear understanding of the principles of moving people safely. It includes the opportunity to practise and apply these principles in a variety of situations; individually, in a team, and with the assistance of equipment.
- The importance of safe manual handling
- Manual handling risk assessments
- Personal handling plans
- The anatomy of the spine and mechanics of movement
- Unsafe manoeuvres and much more
Learners must be at least 14 years old on the first day of the training.
There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that Learners have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy.