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Manual Handling Course - 2 Evening Course

Manual Handling Course - 2 Evening Course

The Manual  Handling course is to provide learners with an understanding, knowledge, skills and attitude for safe patient handling in the workplace

The Course is suitable for:

All staff  engaged in lifting and handling patients during their day in  the workplace.

Course Programme:

  • Legislation
  • Anatomy
  • Risk assessment
  • Control measures
  • Principles of safe lifting
  • Principles of safe patient handling
  • Principles of safe patient handling and team work
  • Use of hoists and lifting equipment


Class room based with written question paper and assessment on practical’s of safe patient handling

Manual for Course:

Book on Safer Moving and Handling of people by Dave Olley.


The learner will be assessed in the second evening  with their practical skills and also question sheet on patient handling


Participants will receive a Manual and patient handling certificate valid for 3 years

Duration of Course:

5.5 Hours over 2 evenings 

Wednesday 22nd of April 2020 6pm - 9pm 

Wednesday 28th of April 2020 - 6pm - 8.30pm 

Course Details

Course Start Date / Time 22-04-2020 6:00 pm
Course End Date / Time 28-04-2020 8:30 pm
Capacity 12
Available place 9
Fee €45.00
Location Wexford Education Centre

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County Wexford Education Centre


Milehouse Road, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford



Local Buses and ample carparking available


Tel: (053) 92 39100
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