Train the Trainer Manual Handling

Target Group: A person who is required to provide manual handling training courses in house to other employees.

Pre-Course requirements: Candidates must have a valid Manual Handling course certificate – undertaken within the last 6 months.

Assessment: Delivery of 1 x 15 minute assessable teaching sessions.
Continual assessment of practical skills by observation

Trainer Ratio: 1 Trainer to 6 Candidates.

Course Outline:
The Law
• Health & Safety at Work Act.
• Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992
Manual Handling – Reported Injuries
Employers and employees Responsibilities
Risk assessment Guidelines
Musculo-Skeletal System
Bio-metrics & mechanism of Injury
Bone and Soft Tissue Injuries and Deterioration
Principals of Moving and Handling (Theory)
In House Training.
o Types of training
o Advantages/disadvantages
o Trainer Skills
o Presentation skills
o Learning methods
Student Presentation Project
o Achieving their goals
o Training aids
o Location
o Group Numbers
• Moving People Techniques
What, why, what if and how.
Practical Demonstrations
Student Presentations – Final Preparations

Trainer contact hours: 2 days including presentations

Certification : Manual Handling Train the Trainer Certificate.

We also offer a comprehensive ‘Affiliate Scheme’ for approved instructors including, PowerPoint presentations, Lesson Plans, handouts, certificates and annual instructor assessment.