Safe Moving and Handling Level 2

Price: £30.00

Product description:
Safe Moving and Handling Level 2

Who should attend?
The Safe Moving and Handling Level 2 course is intended as an introduction to moving & handling activities for all staff, new starters in any workplace and people returning to work as well as for people who need specific training in manual handling. This course is also a suitable course for refresher training. Learners who undertake this course will gain an understanding why moving and handling must be carried out correctly.

Safe Moving

Course content:

  • An understanding of the reasons for safe manual handling.

  • An outline of the potential injuries and ill health associated with incorrect manual handling.

  • The consequences for non-compliance with health & safety requirements at work.

  • An understanding how manual handling risk assessments contribute to improving health and safety.

  • What the terms hazard and risk are in the context of manual handling work.

  • The principles of the risk assessment hierarchy when applied to manual handling.

  • The principles, types of equipment and testing regulations associated with manual handling safety.

  • The safe moving principles associated with manual handling.

  • The different types of equipment designed to be used for manual handling tasks.

  • The requirements for testing, servicing and examination of manual handling & lifting equipment.

  • The safe operating parameters for the use of portable fire-fighting equipment.

  • To be able to apply safe manual handling principles.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements:
No previous experience or qualifications are necessary. It is advised that learners have a minimum of level 1 in literacy or numeracy or equivalent.


How the qualification is assessed
The course is run at our training venue for 1 day. This qualification is assessed in 2 ways. Firstly, through practical assessment throughout the course and, secondly, a 15 question multiple choice examination. The duration of the examination is 30 minutes and to successfully pass you must achieve a score of at least 10 out of 15. You will need to pass both elements of the assessment to gain the Safe Moving and Handling Level 2 qualification.

Completion certificate

Completion certificate
On successful completion of the course, the delegate will receive a Safe Moving and Handling Level 2 certificate. Dynamo Concise Training also offer continuous support once you have qualified, including information about changes in law, regular newsletters and discounted prices on further courses as well as refresher courses. This course has a credit level on the QCF framework.

Course prices

Course prices
The individual price for the Safe Moving and Handling Level 2 course is just £30 per person. The price includes a course book, notepad, pens, training pack, examination and certificate. There are no hidden fees.

Discounted rates are available for groups with more than 5 candidates. We offer both open courses and group bookings. If you would like more information or wish to enquire about availability, please phone us free on 0800 612 9174 for more details.

We also provide training in the evenings, on Saturdays and on Sundays. We realise that our training needs to be flexible to meet our individual learners’ lifestyles as well as meet the needs of companies and organisations.


If you would like more information or wish to enquire about availability, please phone us free on:

0208 301 4111

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