FETAC/QQI Manual Handling Instructor Course | Cork Dublin

Manual Handling Instructor course – Level 6 QQI

The Chris Mee Group Manual Handling Instructor course prepares all successful attendees in becoming competent Manual Handling instructors.   The 5 day Manual Handling Instructor course is QQI approved and details the knowledge, skills and techniques required to effectively deliver manual handling training in the workplace.

Our instructors are experts in manual handling and lifting best practices.  We deliver this Manual handling instructor course publicly in Dublin, Cork, Limerick, etc. See our public course schedule below – use our online booking system.  Please contact us to book a private course.


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


manual handling instructor course

Scheduled Dates

VenueDateOnline Price
Dublin – Ballymount  D 24June: 11th, 12th, 18th, 19th and 26th€830 – Securely Book Now Online
Cork – Little IslandJuly; 16th, 17th, 23rd, 24th and 30th€830 – Securely Book Now Online
Limerick – Kilmurray Lodge HotelAugust: 20th, 21st. 27th, 28th and Sept. 3rd€830 – Securely Book Now Online

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


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