Candidate page L3 Moving and handling People Health and social care

QNUK Level 3 Award for

Moving and Handling of People (Health & Social Care) (RQF)


Qualification number: 603/2532/X

Guided learning hours: 6

Total Qualification time: 7

Credit value: 1

Who is this for? This qualification is for those responsible for the moving and handling of individuals within the health and social care sector.

Pre-Requisites: This qualification is available to those over 18 years. Candidates should be at least a level 2 numeracy and literacy or equivalent. Candidates should also be physically capable of demonstrating a range of moving and handling techniques.

Progression route: Candidates may progress onto the following qualifications:

  • QNUK Level 3 Award for Moving and Handling Trainers (Health & Social Care) (RQF)
  • QNUK Level 3 Award in Manual Handling Risk Assessment (RQF)

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

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