Course Information

Manual Handling injuries are the most common accident in the workplace, especially in healthcare, accounting for over 30% of all injuries. 

This course is designed for healthcare personnel. It is guided by the Safety Health and Welfare at work Act and the Manual Handling legislation 1993 & 2007. It will provide knowledge and skills for the safe moving and handling of people. 

Our instructors have completed the QQI Level 6 Manual Handling and People Handling Instructors programme.

Training will be tailored in house to the specific work policies, activities, work environment and equipment used by the employees.

This certificate expires after 2 years. 

Deposits are required  to secure a place for all training.

Training must be paid in full before certificates are issued.

Key Course Details


  • 4-6 hours


This course can be delivered in house.
Theory and written test can be complete in person or online.
Skills demonstration must be complete in person. 


  • €70 online with practical in person. See calendar for location and date.
  • €85 per person
  • €500 for a group booking
  • Please email for a group rate.
  • See Patient Handling and CPR bundle price.

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