People Handling Instructor course: Autumn 2013

Our next People Handling Instructor course will commence on October 2nd 2013.

This course is a FETAC Level 6 course and is a 9 day course delivered over 7 weeks.peopleHandling

Successful participants will receive a FETAC Level 6 Special Purpose Certificate in People Handling Instruction. This certificate incorporates the two components – Manual Handling Instruction and People Handling Instruction.

Potential Candidates

Participants should preferably have a nursing or paramedical background and must have practical experience in the care and handling of people in a healthcare setting.

Course Goals

On successful completion of this course the instructor will be able to:

  • Deliver effective manual handling and people handling training in their workplace
  • Assist in carrying out manual and people handling risk assessments
  • Assist with the identification of suitable handling equipment
  • Facilitate attitude change to safer handling practices where necessary.


Course Dates

October 2, 3, 4, October 16, 17, 18, October 23, 24 and November 13.

Course venue


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