Manual Handling Instructor Training Course

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Become a Manual Handling Instructor

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Start a whole new career as a Manual Handling Instructor.

This qualification will bring you into the health and safety industry which has constant demand.

Enjoy teaching people to work safely and make a difference in their lives.

Start on your new career path today! 

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Why choose this Manual Handling Instructor course?

This 4 Day Manual Handling Instructor course is designed to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to train and evaluate people in manual handling. 

Course overview

  • Unit 1 Legislation, Regulation & Ergonomics
  • Unit 2 Anatomy, Physiology, Fitness & Flexibility
  • Unit 3 Manual Handling Risk Assessment, Trainer Skills
  • Unit 4 Practical Lifting, Manual Handling & Exam Preparation
  • Unit 5 Written & Practical Examinations

This 4-Day Level 6 course is designed to equip you to teach and assess manual handling.

Training Methods:

Classroom Manual Handling Instructor Course

This is a classroom based training power-point presentation with some group exercises for learners.

Virtual/Online Manual Handling Instructor Course

This Online Course is done as Virtual Training - live with our experienced trainer. The trainer allows space for discussion, questions and lots of interaction to ensure you get the best quality training experience.

Group Manual Handling Instructor Course

For companies and organizations with multiple people to be trained, we offer group rates for in-company training nationwide - this can also be done at your premises or at a venue local to you if preferred.

What you will learn:

  • Know the relevant health & safety legislation/regulation as it relates to Manual Handling

  • Apply the principles of safe manual handling practices

  • Complete a manual handling risk assessment

  • Deliver a theoretical & practical manual handling training session

Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Light comfortable clothing is recommended due to the practical aspect of the course.   

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 Why Choose National Training Solutions?

  • Established in 2008
  • Virtual & Classroom based courses
  • Accredited courses
  • Experienced and dedicated tutors/trainers
  • Training for real skills you can use every day and qualifications that get you noticed

Our Commitment

We are committed to developing and delivering the highest quality courses to our learners and ensuring continuous improvement in the standards of training that we provide.

Learner Feedback

We had a great day training with National Training Solutions - the feedback from all staff was very positive regarding the content and the tutor who was very friendly and knowledgeable on the subject’.  Declan Carrigan, Dealer principal - Foster Sandyford

Start Your Journey Today!

Start learning with NTS by calling our training team at 046 9012407 and we will book you in with our QQI approved partner.