Manual Handling Instructor Refresher

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Refresh your skills with our Manual Handling Instructor Refresher course.

Our 1-day Manual Handling Instructor Refresher course will refresh your knowledge, skills and competence in delivering manual handling training in the workplace as a Manual Handling Instructor. It is available to all QQI Level 6 certified Manual Handling Instructors.

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Dublin: The Cpl Institute – Swords

Course Details:

This comprehensive programme is to assist Instructors in revision of both theory and practicals of the manual handling operative programme. It is an intensive and highly interactive course which will equip the instructor with the knowledge, skill and competence to effectively evaluate delivery of their manual handling training programme and enhance personal skills.

Course Programme:

  • Unit 1 – Legislation Requirements and Health Benefit
  • Unit 2 – Anatomy and Back Care
  • Unit 3 – Ergononics Principles and Risk Assessments
  • Unit 4 – Manual Handling Principles and Techniques
  • Unit 5 – Planning and Design of Manual Handling Training Programmes
  • Unit 6 – Delivery of Manual Handling Training

What to Expect:

  • Highly participative and interactive course
  • Legislation review
  • Practical Manual Handling skills
  • Practical Risk Assessment review
  • Presentations by Instructors

Methods of Training:

The course will incorporate a wide range of interactive training tools including visual presentations, group work, individual tasks and exercises with a strong emphasis on practical application throughout. The Manual Handling Instructor Refresher course is extremely interactive, providing participants with the opportunity to prepare and practice what they learn and refresh their instructor delivery skills. All participants will receive a Manual Handling Instructor Refresher Certificate and training will be delivered on a ratio of no more than 12 participants to each instructor.


Participants are required to complete a presentation on Manual Handling topic and undertake practical skills demonstration

The fair and consistent assessment of learners is paramount to The Cpl Institute and is implemented through our QA system.

Please let us know if participants have any specific learner requirements.

If you feel that you would benefit more by completing our 5-day Manual Handling Instructor course again, details and upcoming dates can be found at this link.