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 half-day and with no practical assessment provides just the knowledge element. This may be more suited to those with existing injuries or those that cannot undertake practical tasks.
This qualification is available to those over 14 years. Candidates should be at least a level 1 numeracy and literacy or equivalent
Progression route: Learners may progress onto the following qualifications:
- QNUK Level 2 Award in Manual handling Loads at Work (RQF)
- QNUK Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace (RQF)
- QNUK Level 2 Award in Principles of Workplace Risk Assessment (RQF)
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