Programme Description: All Manual Handling Instructors must be qualified to QQI Level 6 to deliver courses in Ireland. This course covers the legislation, Anatomy, Ergonomics, Risk Assessment, and Skills for Trainers. This Manual Handling Instructor course will equip the participants with the skills to develop and competently deliver their own manual handling training course and will gain a QQI Level 6 Award.
Day 1: Legislation Requirements, Health Benefits and Introduction to Risk Management.
Day 2: Anatomy, Back Care, Manual Handling Principles and Technique.
Day 3: Ergonomic Principles and Risk Assessment.
Day 4: Planning and Design of Manual Handling Training Programmes.
Day 5: Assessment in Presentation, Theory & Practice