Manual Handling Instructor Refresher


  • Duration – 1 day
  • Max Numbers – n/a
  • Dates – Please call ASafe HQ for details
  • Location – To be advised

This one-day course is designed for certified Manual Handling instructors who wish to update and refresh their current knowledge and skills in order to keep updated with latest developments. The Health & Safety Authority recommend that continuous professional development (CPD) is important for instructors to maintain their competence and to remain up to date with ongoing developments in the area of manual handling. This course fulfils this recommendation.

Course Full. Please contact us for future Course Dates


  • Duration – 1 day
  • Max Numbers – n/a
  • Cost – €295 per person

Course Outline

  • Update on current Legislation Requirements
  • Anatomy and Back Care
  • Ergonomics Principles and Risk Assessment process
  • Manual Handling Principles and Techniques
  • Demonstration and practice of a range of relevant manual handling techniques
  • Problem solving of handling tasks
  • Planning and Design of Manual Handling Training Programmes
  • Delivery of Manual Handling Training

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, participants will refresh the knowledge and skills required to comply with continuous professional development and to continue delivering Manual Handling training.

Cert & Assessment

Theory and practical demonstration required