Unit Ref| QCF643|
Title| Moving, Handling and Storing Resources in the Workplace| Level| 2|
Credit Value| 5|
The learner will be able to:| Assessment criteria
The learner can:|
1| Comply with given information when moving, handling and/or storing resources.| 1.1| Interpret the given information relating to moving, handling and/or storing resources, relevant to the given occupation.| | | 1.2| Interpret the given information relating to the use and storage of lifting aids and equipment.| | | 1.3| Describe the different types of technical, product and regulatory information, their source and how they are interpreted.| | | 1.4| State the organisational procedures developed to report and rectify inappropriate information and unsuitable resources and how they are implemented| | | 1.5| Describe how to obtain information relating to using and storing lifting aids and equipment. | 2| Know how to comply with relevant legislation and official guidance when moving, handling and/or storing resources.| 2.1| Describe their responsibilities under current legislation and official guidance whilst working:–in the workplace, in confined spaces, below ground level, at height, with tools and equipment, with materials and substances, with movement/storage of materials and by manual handling and mechanical lifting.| | | 2.2| Describe the organisational security procedures for tools, equipment and personal belongings in relation to site, workplace, company and operative. | | | 2.3| Explain what the accident reporting procedures are and who is responsible for making the reports. | | | 2.4| State the appropriate types of fire extinguishers relevant to the work.| | | 2.5| Describe how and when the different types of fire extinguishers, relevant to the given occupation, are used in accordance with legislation and official guidance.| 3| Maintain safe working practices when moving, handling and/or storing resources.| 3.1| Use health and safety control equipment safely to carry out the activity in accordance with legislation and organisational requirements when moving, handling and/or storing resources.| | | 3.2| Use lifting aids safely as appropriate to the work.| | | 3.3| Protect the environment in accordance with safe working practices as appropriate to the work.| | | 3.4| Explain why and when health and safety control equipment, identified by the principles of protection, should be used, relating to moving, handling and/or storing resources, and the types, purpose and limitations of each type, the work situation, occupational use and the general work environment, in relation to:– collective protective measures– personal protective equipment (PPE)– respiratory protective equipment (RPE)– local exhaust ventilation (LEV). | | | 3.5| Describe how the health and safety control equipment relevant to the work should be used in accordance with the given instructions.| | | 3.6| State how emergencies should be responded to in accordance with organisational authorisation and personal skills when involved with fires, spillages, injuries and other task-related hazards.| 4| Select the required quantity and quality of resources for the methods of work to move, handle and/or store occupational resources.| 4.1| Select the relevant resources to be moved, handled and/or stored, associated with own work.| | | 4.2| Describe the characteristics, quality, uses, sustainability, limitations and defects associated with the occupational resources in relation to:–lifting and handling aids–container(s)–fixing, holding and securing systems.| | | 4.3| Describe how the resources should be handled and how any problems associated with the resources are reported.| | | 4.4| Explain why the organisational procedures have been developed and how they are used for the selection of required resources.| | | 4.5| Describe any potential...