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QQI Manual Handling Instructor (Level 6)

Instructor Courses
Manual Handling Instructor (QQI Level 6)
Duration4 Days
LocationDublin and In-Company
Max number12

The aim of Manual Handling Instructor Course is to provide participants with the knowledge, skill and confidence to design and deliver manual handling instruction in the workplace.

Course Outline

Day 1

  • Legislative requirements
  • Manual Handling management

Day 2

  • Anatomy
  • Back Care

Day 3

  • Ergonomic principles
  • Risk assessment

Day 4

  • Planning and design of manual handling training programmes
  • Delivery of manual handling training  

Day 5

  • Assessments


Instructing Manual Handling 6N0233


Who Should Attend

This course is ideal for those that need to train others in manual handling in their workplace.

Learning Outcomes
  • Assess the relevant danger or safety of manual handling tasks
  • Recommend preventative measures which can reduce the risk of injury
  • Lift and handle loads safely
  • Identify ergonomic risks and recommend control measures
  • Instruct others on the theory and techniques of safe manual handling.


Certification & Assessment

Delegates who successfully complete the course will receive a QQI Level 6 Certificate in Manual Handling Instruction.

To be successful delegates must pass

  • Written Assessment (20%)
  • Skills Demonstration (60%)
  • Assignment (20%)


Candidates are advised that this course involves the preparation of a practical presentation and assignment.

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14-06-2021 to 22-06-2021 * Nonconsecutive dates
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