RoSPA Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling in the Workplace
Qualification Number 603/0997/0
The Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling in the Workplace is an introduction to moving and handling activities, aimed at individuals starting work, returning to work or those who need specific training in manual handling, as well as being a suitable qualification for refresher training.
Holders of the Level 3 Award for Manual Handling Trainers or the Level 3 Award for Safer People Handling Trainers can now apply to deliver this award within their organisation to colleagues.
- Reasons for safe manual handling
- Risk assessments
- Manual handling equipment
- How to apply safe manual handling principles in the workplace
To find out more about this qualification please download the specification.
Manual handling is the most common cause of lost-time injuries in the workplace. This level 3 qualification raises awareness of the risks and the controls available. It will provide formal recognition of the learners' competence in safe moving and handling.