RKMS offer a wide range of training courses – from general awareness to internationally recognised NEBOSH qualifications. Our class room based courses are also supported by a wide portfolio of eLearning courses. We are a City & Guilds and Highfield approved training centre. All our courses can be delivered at our state of the art training facilities or at your premises.
Safe Lifting & Handling – Level 2 Award : Highfield ABC Accredited Short Course
This qualification is an introduction to moving and handling activities for those starting work, returning to work or who need specific training in manual handling, as well as being a suitable qualification for refresher training.
Learners gaining this qualification will understand that moving and handling must be carried out correctly and will recognise its importance in ensuring a safer working environment.
Subjects covered include the reasons for safe manual handling, manual handling risk assessments principles, types of equipment and testing requirements associated with manual handling safety.
Who Is This Qualification For?
This qualification is aimed at learners who are starting or returning to work or who need specific training in manual handling. It is also suitable for refresher training.
How Long Will It Take?
These include reasons for safe manual handling, risk assessments, manual handling equipment and how to apply safe manual handling principles.
This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination and a practical examination.