Candidate page L2 Positive handling

QNUK Level 2 Award in

Positive Handling in Schools (RQF)


Qualification number: 601/6618/6

Guided learning hours: 6

Total Qualification time: 6

Credit value: 1

Who is this for? This qualification is for those working in with children and young people where the risks of challenging behaviour may require the use of reasonable force. This qualification introduces the legalities of positive handling.

Pre-Requisites: This qualification is available to those over 18 years. Candidates should be at least a level 1 numeracy and literacy or equivalent

Progression route: Learners may progress onto the following qualifications:

  • QNUK Level 2 Award in Preventing violence in the Workplace (RQF)
  • Qualifications in de-escalation or physical restraint

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More: for more information about this qualification, download the Qualification specification

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