Level 2 Award in Moving People Safely

The Level 2 Award in Moving People Safely

(RQF) qualification is aimed at anyone involved in the movement and assistance of people and is intended as a further development qualification. It is also suitable as refresher training.

This is underpinned by the safe principles of moving and handling but recognises the special skills required when assisting and moving people.

Cost: £120 inclusive of VAT

Course Venue: RDS Training Centre in Hull, East Yorkshire & workplace.

Level 2 Award in Moving People Safely course includes:

  • 2 days training held from 9 am to 5 pm
  • registration
  • certification
  • light lunch

Accredited by: Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance

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Course dates unit 1 held at RDS:

 31st October 2018
 27th November 2018

Unit 2 must be delivered at a workplace with access to a working hoist.

Both units can be delivered in the workplace on dates agreed with the employers.

This qualification is assessed in 4 parts:

Unit 1: Manual Handling Safely at Work

Part 1 tests candidates’ knowledge on the subject and is assessed by a 30 minute, 15 question multiple-choice examination. Successful candidates must score at least 10 out of 15 to pass this element of the qualification. The examination is set and marked by HABC.

Part 2 is a competency-based assessment carried out by the Nominated Tutor. Candidates must practically demonstrate the application of the correct techniques in all the identified common workplace activities indicated within the qualification.

Unit 2: Moving People Safely

Part 1 tests candidates’ knowledge on the subject and is assessed by a 30 minute, 15 question multiple-choice examination. Successful candidates must score at least 10 out of 15 to pass this element of the qualification. The examination is set and marked by HABC.

Part 2 is a competency-based assessment carried out by the Nominated Tutor. Candidates must practically demonstrate the application of the correct techniques in all the identified common workplace activities indicated within the qualification. This section will need to be assessed in the workplace as it must include a hoist or rota stand.

Unit 1 and some of unit 2 can be delivered at RDS office. Delivery can be fully at the workplace but will require a minimum of four learners. The practical must include:

One person

  • Assist sitting to standing / Assist standing to sitting / Assist to walk
  • Move a wheelchair including up and down kerb

Two persons

  • Assist sitting to standing / Assist standing to sitting / Assist to walk
  • Assist to walk with the use of a walking frame

An additional choice of using equipment on site to demonstrate must include the use of hoist or rota stand and can also include:

  • Assist in / out of bed
  • Using slide sheets
  • Other ancillary equipment

You will be required to produce proof of identity for the course and examination. ID will be required on the day of training. Without the ID you will NOT BE ALLOWED to take the examination.  As an example you could bring your driving licence, bus pass, passport, bank card etc.

What next…

As soon as your payment has been received you will receive a confirmation letter with directions to the training venue.

Should you have any queries before or during your training, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist.

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