Level 2 Principles of Manual Handling


The Level 2 CIEH Principles of Manual Handling E Learning Course

The level 2 CIEH principles of manual handling e learning course is designed to reduce the risk of injury for anyone who carries out handling tasks.

Incorrect handling can lead to back pain and/or permanent injury. The majority of these injuries are preventable. By completing the level 2 principles of manual handling e learning course you will have the knowledge and skills you need to develop safer manual handling techniques in the workplace, keeping yourself safe and back pain free.

This CIEH principles of manual handling e learning course introduces candidates to the hazards and risks involved and outlines what to expect from a manual handling assessment. It will enable employees to contribute to the development of safer manual handling methods and tasks in the workplace.

As well as providing delegates with a comprehensive overview of handling and its hazards, this online compliance training provides in course reviews to ensure optimum learning.

The manual handling course covers the following subjects:

  • Overview of the course
  • Potential hazards
  • Risk assessments
  • Controls and reducing the risk of harm
  • Legislation and guidance

After completing this e learning course, delegates will have a good understanding of:

  • How operations can be hazardous to health, causing pain and/or permanent injury
  • How injuries can occur
  • The legal requirements when it comes to handling operations in the workplace
  • How to assess the risks what you need to consider when conducting a risk assessment
  • How risk assessments apply to safe handling practice and the value of having properly assessing the risks

E learning assessment and certification
At the end of the course you will be assessed through a multiple choice exam consisting of 30 questions. All delegates who successfully pass this exam will be awarded a nationally recognised certification issued by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.

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