Manual Handling Instructor RPL

Manual Handling Instructor Training

For those trainers who are actively involved in Manual Handling Instructing there is a process called RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning) available to upgrade their certification to Fetac Level 6 without the requirement of completing a full Manual Handling (5 day) Instructor Programme again.





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.

Manual Handling course review.

Ergonomics and Manual Handling Risk Assessments.

Lesson Planning and Instructional Skills.

Manual Handling techniques practice and demonstration.


Day 2.

Manual handling techniques assessment.

Manual handling presentation.Theory Exam.


Who should attend: Certified Manual Handling Instructors who are required to upgrade their certification to Fetac Level 6
Duration 2 days.
Assessment, Certification Manual Handling techniques assessment.Manual Handling Presentation.  Theory Test.Fetac Level 6 Certification.
Pre Course Requirement Learner must complete an application form detailing their prior knowledge and experience.
Max. No. of Trainees 12