People Moving and Handling Instructor

People Moving and Handling Instructor

19th April 2018
9:28 pm - 5:30 pm

James O'Keeffe Institute, Newmarket, Co. Cork

Places remaining: 10
Cost: €€350.00 (Plus booking fee)

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Start Date: 19th, 26th April & 3rd May
Day of the Week: Thursdays
Time: 9.30am – 5.3pm
Duration: 3 Days
Venue: James O’Keeffe Institute, Newmarket,
Tuition Fee: €350
Accreditation: Certificate of Attendance
Learn the skills and competence to effectively design and deliver people
handling instruction as a People Handling Instructor.
Attendees must have a valid Manual Handling Instructor Certificate and a Patient
Moving and Handling Certificate to qualify to attend the QQI People Handling
Instructor course.
Who should attend: Personnel interested in training other staff in people handling.
Avoid Manual Handling where possible
Regulation 69(a) of the 2007 Regulations states that, in order to avoid the need for
manual handling of loads by employees, every employer must:
Take appropriate organisational measures, or
Use the appropriate means, in particular mechanical equipment
Course Content:
• People handling risk assessment
• People handling principles and techniques
• Planning and design of people handling training programmes
• Delivery of people handling training
Learning Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course participants will gain the skills and
knowledge necessary to:
• Explain the people handling risk assessment process
• Describe a range of controls to avoid and reduce the risk of injury
• Apply the main principles of manual handling to a range of people handling tasks
• Carry out a range of appropriate people handling techniques to include
transferring, supporting, gliding, sliding, rolling, sitting and standing
• Analyse the learner’s performance of people handling techniques
• Develop people handling training programmes, to include lesson plans
• Give effective instruction in practical people handling techniques
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will receive a QQI level 6
Instructing People Moving certificate.

Bookings no longer allowed on this date.