Patient Handling Instructors Course QQI Level 6

This course is designed to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to effectively design and deliver people handling instruction in the workplace.

What Will You Learn?

Upon successful completion of this course participants will gain the skills and knowledge necessary to:

  • Explain the people handling risk assessment process
  • Describe a range of controls to avoid and reduce the risk of injury
  • Apply the main principles of manual handling to a range of people handling tasks
  • Carry out a range of appropriate people handling techniques to include transferring, supporting, gliding, sliding, rolling, sitting and standing
  • Analyze the learner’s performance of people handling techniques
  • Develop people handling training programmes, to include lesson plans
  • Give effective instruction in practical people handling techniques
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This course is designed to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to effectively design and deliver people handling instruction in the workplace.

  • People handling risk assessment
  • People handling principles and techniques
  • Planning and design of people handling training programmes
  • Delivery of people handling training

Upon successful completion of this course participants will gain the skills and knowledge necessary to:

  • Explain the people handling risk assessment process
  • Describe a range of controls to avoid and reduce the risk of injury
  • Apply the main principles of manual handling to a range of people handling tasks
  • Carry out a range of appropriate people handling techniques to include transferring, supporting, gliding, sliding, rolling, sitting and standing
  • Analyze the learner’s performance of people handling techniques
  • Develop people handling training programmes, to include lesson plans
  • Give effective instruction in practical people handling techniques

Personnel interested in training other staff in people handling.

This course is classroom based; it is highly interactive with role-playing and practical exercises to reinforce understanding and learning.

While pens and paper will be supplied, participants are free to bring their own. Participants should wear comfortable clothing for practical activities.