Level 2 Safe Moving & Handling of Objects

This level 2 course is aimed at anyone who requires a course in manual handling objects within the workplace and the course covers moving, lifting objects alone, with a partner, or with lifting aids. Our moving objects course is ideal for all workplace requirements and the training programme is designed to meet the requirements and recommendations of the HSE Manual Handling Regulations 1992 and is ideal for office staff, factory workers, construction industry and more.

Correct manual handling training will reduce the risk of accidents occurring by identifying any hazards and preventing them. Manual handling is not difficult to learn, but can save a lot of problems for employers and employees and our course covers the moving of objects.

Training Course Content

  • Introductory Manual Handling Training
  • Manual Handling Regulations
  • LOLER Regulations
  • PUWER Regulations
  • Guidelines in Manual Handling
  • How and Why we Lift Correctly
  • Manager’s Duties
  • Lifting Safety
  • Assessing Risks
  • Assessing the Individual Move
  • Your Spine
  • Anatomy of an Injury
  • When an Accident Occurs
  • Slips, Trips, and Falls
  • Workstation and VDU safety
  • Moving and Lifting Objects
  • Intro to Box Lifting
  • Single Person Lift
  • Two Person Lifting
  • Working Together
  • Moving Unusual Objects
  • Odd-Shaped Objects
  • Pushing and Pulling
  • Lifting Aids
  • Using Lifting Aids
  • Motorised Lifting Aids
  • Conveyor Belts
  • Pallet Truck
  • Sack Truck
  • Trolley

Onsite Manual Handling Objects Training Available

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We offer onsite manual handling training for companies and group bookings and training can be fitted in with your working schedule to meet with your requirements. We cover a wide area throughout Scotland including: Aberdeen, Alloa, Ayr, Biggar, Carlisle, Cumbernauld, Dingwall, Dumbarton, Dumfries, Dundee, Dunfermline, East Kilbride, Edinburgh, Falkirk, Galashiels, Glasgow, Grangemouth, Hamilton, Inverness, Kendal, Kelso, Kirkcaldy, Middlesbrough, Newcastle, Oban, Paisley, Peebles, Perth, Stirling & Wishaw.

On completion of our manual handling objects course all candidates will receive valid and up to date certification, which is valid for three years. Please contact us for additional information through our contact us page.