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L2 Principles of Manual Handling RQF

1/2 day Ofqual Regulated course delivered and assessed at client venue

  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • From 451 British pounds
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Service Description

Qualification overview This qualification forms part of the QA Manual Handling suite of qualifications. The qualification and learning outcomes are based on: • National Occupational Standards (NOS) related to the manual handling of objects • Recommendations of good practice outlined by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) This qualification outlines the reasons for safer manual handling and the legal requirements. Learners will develop an understanding of how risk assessments can improve safety, the theory of safe movement principles and how to reduce the risk of harm. Note: This qualification is theory-based and does not include practical training. Objective The objective of the qualification is to benefit Learners through developing their understanding of the principles of safe manual handling so they can apply what they have learned to their working environment and make their practices safer. Intended audience This qualification is suitable for all employees to raise their awareness of the risks of unsafe manual handling practices and for people who might have to carry out manual handling as part of their job, e.g. handling deliveries, parcels and boxes. It is suitable: • To raise awareness about the importance of safe manual handling • As an introduction to those starting work which may involve carrying out manual handling activities • For those returning to work where manual handling activities may be required • As safety refresher training Note: This qualification is a theory-based qualification. Learners who need practical training should complete Qualsafe Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF). Entry requirements Learners must be at least 14 years old on the first day of the training. There are no other formal entry requirements but to benefit from the learning we advise that Learners have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy or equivalent. Assessment Methods 1 x 15 Multiple Choice Question paper (theory assessment). Certification Successful learners will receive a personalised Qualsafe Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling (RQF) e-Certificate immediately after their results have been submitted to Qualsafe.


Cancellation Policy

It is the duty of the employer to ensure that all students meet the course pre-requisites. General Course Pre-Requisites: Students must have the ability to cope with the course theory and practical activities and possess a basic level of literacy in the English language. Specific course pre-requisites are included with each course overview. If the Customer notifies PFS in writing of an intention to cancel any course booking more than 2 weeks prior to the commencement date a full refund of any course fees paid shall be given (with no cancellation penalty due), within 1-2 weeks of the commencement date 55% of the course fees shall remain payable and less than 1 week prior to the commencement date no refund shall be given. PFS will issue a cancellation number upon notice of cancellation. This number should be quoted on all further correspondence. (No Credits will be raised without a cancellation number). No refund shall be given and the full course fee shall remain payable should a student fail any course provided by PFS and PFS make no guarantee as to a student successfully passing any course. No refund shall be given if a student does not attend and the full course fee shall remain payable. PFS reserves the right to refuse entry to any learner failing to produce photo i.d. or failing to complete pre course activities. Requests for copies of certificates must be made in writing and are subject to an administration charge of £10.00 each. Students attending a two-day FAW requalify course must hold a current First Aid at Work Certificate and be able to produce this on request, or produce at course commencement. PFS shall not be liable for mistreatment of any person or property arising out of the Customer's failure to follow the guidelines set out by PFS in its courses. PFS reserves the right to cancel and/or amend course dates, times, contents and venues. Every effort will be made to give the Customer as much notice as possible and offer a reasonable alternative. If these are not satisfactory, PFS shall refund in full the price of the course. No further compensation will be given. Any written notice given under these terms and conditions shall be served either by registered post or by Email/facsimile to the relevant party's registered/principal office or last known address. By completing the booking process you are agreeing to these T&Cs No other person or body who is not a party to the Contract has any rights under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 to enforce any terms of the Contract. These terms and conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with English law and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts. Any issues or complaints should be sent in writing direct to: Managing Director, Plan For Safety Consultancy Ltd, 20a Dryden Road, Enfield, EN1 2PP


Contact Details

020 3598 0713

info@planforsafety.co.uk

Enfield 20A Dryden Road, Enfield, UK


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