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Highfield - Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF) course syllabus.

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Is the Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF) course accredited by an official body?

Yes, this course is Accredited and certified by  :  Highfield Qualifications (Highfield). This means that all training providers advertising their courses on this site must be an approved centre.
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What is the Highfield - Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF) course?

Category: Health-and-Safety

Level: Beginner

The Highfield Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF) qualification will introduce learners to moving and handling activities required for those starting work, returning to work or who need specific training in manual handling, as well as being a suitable qualification for refresher training. The objective of the qualification is to prepare learners for employment or to support a role in the workplace.

Learners gaining this qualification will understand that moving and handling must be carried out correctly and will recognise its importance in ensuring a safer working environment.

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Who is the Highfield - Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF) course designed for?

The Highfield Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF) qualification is aimed at learners who are starting or returning to work or who need specific training in manual handling. It is also suitable for refresher training.

What subjects does the Highfield - Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF) course cover?

Learners gaining this qualification will understand that moving and handling must be carried out correctly and will recognise its importance in ensuring a safer working environment.

These include reasons for safe manual handling, risk assessments, manual handling equipment and how to apply safe manual handling principles.

How is the Highfield - Level 2 Award in Safe Moving and Handling (RQF) course assessed?

This qualification is assessed by a multiple-choice examination or learner assessment pack and a practical examination.

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