Telephone: 059 9132152

Manual Handling Instructor – QQI Level 6

HomeHealth & SafetyManual Handling Instructor – QQI Level 6

Date:         20th, 27th of February, 6th, 13th & 20th of March 2019

Time:        9.30am to 5.00pm

Venue:     Gateway Business Centre, Athy road, Carlow

Cost:          €395 per person

To book contact: Theresa 059 9132152/admin@carlowkilkennyskillnet.ie ,or

This comprehensive five day QQI Specific Purpose Manual Handling Instruction (level 6) certificate course covers all the aspects of instructing in Manual Handling. This is an intensive and highly interactive course which will equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to effectively design and deliver manual handling training in the workplace. Participants are trained in instructional skills techniques as well as the theoretical and practical aspects of manual handling. A list of learning outcomes is listed below.
The course will include a wide range of interactive training tools, DVD’s, visual presentations, group work, individual tasks, problem based learning and exercises with a strong emphasis on practical submission throughout. This course is extremely interactive, providing participants with the chance to prepare and perform their skills demonstration.

Course Aim

The course will equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to effectively design and deliver manual handling training in the workplace.

Who should attend?
Those that want to be qualified as a manual handling instructor or involved in carrying out manual handling risk assessments in the workplace.

Course Programme

The course programme will cover the following procedures:

  • Legislation Requirements and Health Benefit
  • Anatomy and Back Care
  • Ergonomics Principles and Risk Assessments
  • Manual Handling Principles and Techniques
  • Planning and Design of Manual Handling Training Programmes
  • Delivery of Manual Handling Training