Manual Handling Training Course ( 2 Courses ) See Dates/Register  

  • Manual Handling Course

    Manual Handling Certificate Course
    This course is designed for all employees who need to be trained to safely move items under Safety, Health and Welfare at Work and Manual Handling Regulations.

    This training and certification is required to be updated every 3 years by employees.

    On completion of this course participants will be able to:
    • Understand the structure of the back and the ways in which it can become injured
    • Understand the principles of safe moving and handling
    • Be able to comply with current legal requirements in the workplace in relation to safely moving and handling patients/clients in a variety of healthcare related settings

    • Legislation regarding manual handling with reference to the workplace
    • How your back works
    • Anatomy of the musculo-skeletal system
    • Mechanisms of injury and Risk assessment
    • The basic lifting techniques (animate and inanimate loads)
    • Introduction to patient handling concepts
    • Ergonomics and Risk Assessment
    • Lifting equipment and Risk Assessment
    • Practical Workshop of Moving and Handling Methods used
    This training and certification is required to be updated every 3 years by employees.

    On completion of this course participants will be able to:
    • Understand the structure of the back and the ways in which it can become injured
    • Understand the principles of safe moving and handling
    • Be able to comply with current legal requirements in the workplace in relation to safely moving and handling patients/clients in a variety of healthcare related settings
  • PARTICIPANTS MUST WEAR APPROPRIATE FOOTWEAR FOR THIS COURSE 
    (e.g. rubber soles with good grips - no sandals or flipflops etc as you will be participating in exercises)

    Who Should Attend
    Anyone who is engaged in the moving items in a workplace environment.

    Pre-Course Requirements  No pre course requirements but English is the language in which training is delivered and participants must have a good command of the English language.

  • Certification / Assessment
    Participants will be assessed on the skills learned on the day and receive a certificate of attendance and participation in a Manual Handling Course which will last for 3 years at which stage it willl need to be updated.

Manual Handling Course

Contact College for Dates
Half Day Course from 10am to 1pm
Runs at our trainig room in the centre of Limerick
Limited Places - Book Early to Secure a place.
Course Date To be confirmed
Individual Price €50.00
€50.00 8

Manual Handling Course Afternoon

Contact College for Dates
Half Day Course from 2pm to 5pm
Runs at our trainig room in the centre of Limerick
Limited Places - Book Early to Secure a place.
Course Date To be confirmed
Individual Price €50.00
€50.00 8
Pery Square Business College & Staff Agency.
4 Pery Square, Limerick, Ireland.
Telephone: +353 (0)61 310155
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