Manual Handling Instructor

Manual Handling Instructor Training

The Manual Handling Instructor Dublin Course QQI / Fetac Level 6 is designed to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to effectively design and deliver manual handling instruction in the workplace.





Manual Handling Course Objectives:

On completion of this course, participants will be able to:

Assess the risks and dangers associated with Manual Handling tasks..

Recommend preventative measures which can reduce the risk of Manual Handling injury.

Handle and lift loads safely.

Identify Ergonomic Risks and recommend Control Measures.

Competently train and instruct others on the theory and techniques of Safe Manual Handling.


Course Programme.                                                                                       

Day 1.        Legislative requirements and Manual handling management.

Day 2.        Ergonomic principles. Manual handling risk assessments.

Day 3.        Anatomy and back care.

Day 4.        Develop the competencies for the planning, design and delivery of  manual handling training programmes

Day 5.        Manual handling assessments.Manual handling presentation.Theory Exam.



Who should attend: Those who wish to become Manual Handling Instructors.
Duration 5 days.
Assessment, Certification Manual Handling techniques assessment.Manual Handling Presentation.  Theory Test.Fetac Level 6 Certification.
Certificate Valid for  3yrs. (recommended)
Max. No. of Trainees 12