Manual Handling Instructor Course | Cork Dublin | Fetac & QQI approved

Manual Handling Instructor course – Level 6 QQI

The Chris Mee Group Manual Handling Instructor course is the best way to prepare attendees who wish to become Manual Handling instructors under Irish and EU legislation.   Our course is 5 days in duration and we have full FETAC/ QQI approval.  Our instructors are experts in manual handling and lifting techniques.  We deliver public Manual handling instructor courses in Dublin, Cork, Limerick, etc.

OUR NEXT COURSES are :  CORK in July 2018; DUBLIN & LIMERICK in August 2018.  

See our public course schedule below – and use our online booking system.  If we do not have a course venue or date that suits you please send us a completed enquiry form below.   You can also contact us on the enquiry form below to book a private course.


Book Now! €699 Summer Special

Dublin Office: +353 1 517 5270  
Cork Office : +353 21 497 8100


manual handling instructor course

Scheduled Dates

VenueDateOnline Price
Cork – Little IslandJuly: 16th, 17th, 23rd, 24th and 30th
September: 10th, 11th, 17th, 18th and 24th
€699 – Book Now Summer Special
Limerick – Kilmurray Lodge HotelAugust: 20th, 21st. 27th, 28th and Sept. 3rd€699 – Book Now Summer Special
Dublin – Ballymount D 24August: 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th and 29th
October: 8th, 9th, 15th, 16th and 22nd
€699 – Book Now Summer Special

Course Overview

Duration: 5 Days
Participants: Up to 10 participants
Assessment: 3 Components
Accreditation: QQI Level 6 Component Certificate in Manual Handling Instruction 6N0233

Click HERE to view the course handbook.

Course Objectives

On completion of the Manual Handling Instructor course, participants will be able to:
  • 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

Target Audience

The aim of this QQI Level 6 Manual Handling Instructor course is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to effectively design and deliver manual handling instruction in their workplace.

Course Contents

Topics covered on this course include:
  • DAY 1 – Unit 1 – Legislative requirements and Manual Handling management
  • DAY 2 – Unit 2 – Anatomy and back care
  • DAY 3 – Unit 3 – Ergonomic principles and risk assessment
  • DAY 4 – Unit 4 – Planning and design of manual handling training programmes
  • DAY 4 – Unit 5 – Delivery of manual handling training
  • DAY 5 – Assessments

Additional QQI Information

Quality & Qualifications Ireland (QQI) is the national awarding body for further education and training in Ireland. CMSE Training is a provider of programmes leading to QQI awards.

Click here to view the HSA Guide to the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007, Chapter 4 of Part 2: Manual Handling of Loads

Dublin Office: +353 1 517 5270  
Cork Office : +353 21 497 8100


Enquire about the QQI Level 6 Manual Handling Instructor Course 6N0233 (L6)

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