Level 2 Moving People Safely Course

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The level 2 moving people safely course provides learners with the opportunity to develop skills, knowledge and understanding to enable them to apply safe manual handling principles.

Who should attend the level 2 moving people safely course?

All staff whose role involves patient handling activities.

Level 2 moving people safely course content

This accredited qualification is ideal as a refresher course or for new starters working in areas where the assistance and movement of people is a prerequisite part of their role. It is underpinned by the safe principles of moving and handling and recognises the special skills required when assisting and moving people. Subjects covered include safe manual handling, manual handling risk assessment principles, types of equipment and testing requirements associated with manual handling safety.

Level 2 moving people safely course duration

One day

Assessment and Certification

You will be awarded a level 2 qualification in moving people safely. It is recommended you resit a one-day course every 3 years to keep your qualification current

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