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Manual Handling Qualifications

Become a British Safety Council approved training centre and deliver our Level 2 awards. In line with the latest industry developments, our qualifications are designed to help employers and employees carry out their legal duties relating to manual handling and risk assessment in the workplace. As a mark of quality and assurance, all our awards are regulated by Ofqual in the Qualifications and Credit Framework.
  • If you’re not an approved training centre yet, it’s quick and easy to become one, even if you’re outside the UK: find out more and apply today
  • If you’re an individual looking to take a course, no problem, have a look at our range of courses instead.

Level 2 Award in Principles of Manual Handling

Designed for all employees, this qualification delivers insight and knowledge of the principles of manual handling.
Examination prices depend on number of candidates and range from:
  • Online exam: £6.95 - £11.95
  • Paper-based exam: £8.95 - £13.95
  • Prices include certificate.
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Level 2 Award in Manual Handling Risk Assessment

This qualification provides candidates with knowledge of the manual handling risk assessment process and the ability to undertake a risk assessment.
  • Examination price: £38.00 per candidate, open-book assessment task.
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Good reasons to become approved and deliver our manual handling qualifications:

  • We are fast - we issue results faster than other awarding organisations
  • We are flexible - we have online and paper-based exams
  • We are popular - we have more than 600 approved centres across the UK and overseas
  • We are trusted - we are the only UK awarding organisation to offer a complete suite of health and safety qualifications from Entry Level to Level 6 in the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF)
  • We’re are highly experienced - we’ve been providing training courses and qualifications for almost 60 years and we were honoured to be granted the official status of Supplier of health and safety training and consultancy services (ODA) to the London 2012 Games.
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British Safety Council Qualifications - For delivery by Approved Centres

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