QNUK Level 2 Award in Manual Handling Loads at Work (RQF)

This qualification is for those at work that require an understanding of the hazards associated with manual handling and how these can best be avoided.

The programme is typically delivered over a day. The assessment includes practical elements as well as the knowledge element found in the QNUK Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling at Work.


This qualification is available to those over 14 years. Candidates should be at least a level 1 numeracy and literacy or equivalent. Candidates should be physically capable of undertaking practical elements

Progression route: Learners may progress onto the following qualifications:

  • QNUK Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)
  • QNUK Level 2 Award in Principles of Workplace Risk Assessment (RQF)

For more information about this qualification, Click on the poster or download the qualification specification

Manual Handling at Work Course Poster