08/06/2021 - 15/06/2021    
9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Bookings closed

Event Type

The 5 Day course is run to the standards proposed by the H.S.A and covers a wide range of topics to prepare participants in the theoretical and practical aspects as well as the instructional techniques of Manual Handling. On completion of this course trainees would be a qualified Manual Handling Instructor. Delivery is either online through webinar or classroom based.

Course Content:

• Legal Aspects

• Ergonomics & Manual Handling Risk Assessment

• Train the Trainer Module

• Working Physiology

• Fitness & Flexibility

• Biomechanics

• Lifting & Moving Techniques

• Planning & Design of Training Programme

• Delivery of Manual Handling Training

Duration – 5 days

Who is this course for
This programme is open to all learners, specifically those who have a responsibility in Health & Safety within their work environment either operational and/or services training. Some learners may have past experience in delivering training or safety solutions to industry or they maybe acting within a safety capacity in a business.

Course Aim

This course aims to equip participants with the knowledge, skills and competence to become a confident and effective Manual Handling Instructor.

Course Objectives
On completion of the course, participants will:
• Know and understand the main components of Health & Safety legislation and regulation
• Know the main risk factors for back injuries, understand the main components of the spinal column and concepts of ergonomics
• Explain the manual handling risk assessment process and be able to carry out a manual handling risk assessment
• Recommend preventative measures to reduce risk of injuries
• Apply principles of safe manual handling practices to a range of manual handling tasks
• Develop and deliver effective manual handling programmes and efficiently instruct others on theory and techniques of safe manual handling

Course Requirements
Good understanding of English

Training Provider: Aryton Group
Cost: €650p/p and with South West Gno funding this will be reduced to €450p/p

Start Date – 13/05/2021, Delivery: Webinar
Start Date – 24/05/2021, Delivery: Webinar
Start Date – 08/06/2021, Delivery: Webinar


Bookings are closed for this event.

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