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This qualification introduces candidates to the hazards and risks involved in manual handling and outlines what to expect from a manual handling assessment.

It will enable employees to develop safer manual handling techniques in the workplace.

On completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Identify the hazards of manual handling
  • Identify the risks involved and controls available
  • Identify what to expect from a manual handling assessment

Entry requirements:

  • No formal entry requirements


  • lectures
  • group work
  • activities


  • Multiple-choice exam


IOSH Managing Safely (Level 2)