People Handling Instructor Training QQI Level 6 June

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Guardian Safety

C1 Centrepoint Business Park

Oak Road

D12XK77 Dublin 12


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People Handling Instructor Training

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QQI People Handling Instructor Training is 5 days duration. Dates: 8th, 10th & 15th of June

This course runs for 3 days over 2 weeks.

Learners will gain the skills and knowledge to successfully deliver their own practical training course.

● Up to date information on human rights, disability and health and safety legislation

● Detailed information with regards to function and structure of the spine, as well as the best practices for keeping the spine healthy

● Injury occurrence and prevention

● Ergonomics with regards to patient handling

● Patient Handling assessments and implementation of control measures

● Patient Manual handling assessments and handling plans

● Safer handling principles

● Practical inanimate handling techniques

● Practical people handling techniques

● Problem-solving skills

● Patient Manual Handling equipment usage

● Presentation and Instruction skills

Additional Learning: All participants need to complete a detailed manual handling risk assessment project which is conducted as self-directed learning, this has to be returned within 2 weeks of the course.

Additional Training Opportunity: All participants are invited back to assist in the delivery of a public manual handling course. They can deliver part of the course under direct supervision from a qualified Manual Handling Instructor, in our training center. Once confident they can deliver a full course under supervision. There is no extra charge for this service.

Course Materials:

All learners will receive 2 people handling books which can be used for quick reference and as a way of keeping their skills up to date. Learners will also have access to our state of the art online private web portal where they will be able to access all the resources necessary for an instructor to deliver their own training course. To access our private online web portal learners will need to have access to the internet and a computer or laptop.

Training materials include:

- PowerPoint presentations

- Administration documents that include sign-in sheets, course notes

- Certificate templates

- Videos

- Appraisal forms

- Written test, with answers for your own course

- Relevant legislation and guidance documents

- Health & Safety publications

- Codes of Practice

- Relevant court cases

- Book of Quantum

And so much more… Once training is completed new instructors are ready to go, no need for you to spend time developing new course material.


Lunch is provided on all days of training. This includes a hot meal and drinks in our local cafe as well as tea, coffee and biscuits throughout the day.

Follow up Service

Come back any time to sit on our people handling course free of charge, help deliver training in our facility with a qualified and experienced instructor, giving you a chance to develop your competence.

The benefits to our private online web portal

- It’s privately set up for each course group

- This will be based on a consent basis

- The information is portable, can be accessed by phone or tablet- The online web portal is secured and backed up by Citrix

- It is so easy to use

- We will invite you to join by sending you a link

- Private login in details will be provided

- Access to your training material 24/7

- Files do not get corrupted or lost with a USB key

- Be kept informed of any new updates or news regarding Manual Handling

- Offer support to learners privately in your group

- Share information and ideas

- Support provided for any queries

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C1 Centrepoint Business Park

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D12XK77 Dublin 12


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