What Will I Learn?
Incorrect manual handling is one of the most common reasons for injury in the workplace. Ensure that your health and safety are not compromised and that your workplace remains hazard-free. The Principles of Manual Handling – Level 2 course will give learners insight on the importance of a hazard-free workplace. Ensure your health and safety are not compromised and vital measures are taken to counter these risks. The course is designed to give learners an overview of hazards and how to demonstrate the best practices. Learners will gain an understanding of how to reduce the risk of injury to themselves and others.
The Principles of Manual Handling – Level 2 course will give learners an understanding of the overview of manual handling, manual handling hazards, risk assessments, legislation and guidance and controls and reducing the risk of harm.
The Manual Handling Operations Regulations Act was introduced in 1992 with the aim to ensure that employees are competent and trained in manual handling activities. The Principles of Manual Handling – Level 2 course will familiarise learners on the importance of workplace injuries, hazards, risk and control, risk factors for injury, Ergonomics.
Why study at Global Edulink?
Global Edulink offers the most convenient path to gain recognised skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in an IT or corporate environment. You can study at your own pace at Global Edulink and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience more enriching and rewarding.
The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.
|Who is this Course aimed at?|
|Method of Assessment|
At the end of the Principles of Manual Handling – Level 2 you will be evaluated through an online multiple choice exam. In order to complete this program successfully and gain your professional qualification.
Those who successfully complete the course will be awarded the Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Manual Handling by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health. It will make you valuable to employers, and your motivation at gaining new skills will be recognised.
CIEH (The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health) has been supporting professionals since 1883 and an awarding body for the environmental health sector. CIEH has been instrumental in developing several environmental standards in the public and health sectors contributing greatly to the overall wellbeing on a global scale. They set a high standard of improving public health and influencing policy. They provide educational opportunities and training for environmental health professionals working across the public and private sectors. It is with a vision to provide and support a healthier, cleaner and safer environment for all.
|Progression and Career Path|
Once you successfully complete the Principles of Manual Handling – Level 2 you will gain an accredited qualification that will give your career the jumpstart you have always wanted. With this qualification you can further expand your education or go onto work in numerous positions that will also put you in line to demand a higher salary or job promotion. The average UK salary per annum is calculated according to https://www.payscale.com. The certification will enable employees in the capacity of junior and senior workers, including Supervisors and Managers to gain high earning positions within the industry.
|1.2 What is manual handling?||00:00:00|
|1.3 Workplace injuries||00:00:00|
|1.4 Introducing the mentors||00:00:00|
|1.5 Hazard, risk and control||00:00:00|
|2: manual handling hazards|
|2.2 Types of injuries||00:00:00|
|2.3 Musculoskeletal system||00:00:00|
|2.4 Mechanics of movement||00:00:00|
|2.5 Risk factors for injury||00:00:00|
|2.6 Case studies||00:00:00|
|3: risk assessments|
|3.3 Hierarchy of control||00:00:00|
|3.4 Manual handling assessments||00:00:00|
|3.5 TILE assessment||00:00:00|
|3.6 Manual handling assessments||00:00:00|
|4: controls and reducing the risk of harm|
|4.2 Hierarchy of control||00:00:00|
|4.3 Individual capabilities||00:00:00|
|4.5 Manual handling controls||00:00:00|
|4.6 Team handling||00:00:00|
|5: legislation and guidance|
|5.2 Types of injuries||00:00:00|
|5.3 Musculoskeletal system||00:00:00|
|5.4 Mechanics of movement||00:00:00|
|5.5 Risk factors for injury||00:00:00|
|5.6 Case studies||00:00:00|