Qualifcation Number 501/1772/5 Credit Value 2

Who is this qualification for?

This accredited 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 and manual handling risk assessments principles.

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?

This qualification requires learners to complete 10 guided learning hours.

How is the qualification assessed?

This can be done by either of the following two options:

  • Option 1 – Multiple-Choice Assessment
  • Option 2 – Open Response Assessment

What next?

Individuals achieving this qualification will be able to progress to: