Manual Handling Instructor

A 3 day course for in-house instructors who are required to deliver a basic 2/3 hour practical Manual Handling course.  Potential instructors should have been carefully selected as good communicators and able to cope with the pressure of instructing amongst their own colleagues.


Three Day Course

Course Outline (PDF)

Course Objectives:

  • Demonstrated their understanding of the skills required to be an Instructor
  • Identified how and why people learn
  • Gained an understanding of Manual Handling Regulations
  • Practised Manual Handling Techniques
  • Demonstrated their ability to instruct
  • Practised dealing with questions from ‘trainees’
  • Practised questioning techniques to check learning
  • Demonstrated giving feedback to ‘trainees’
Price: £735 + vat


  • Wednesday 5th June 2024
  • Thursday 1st August 2024
  • Thursday 17th October 2024
  • Monday 2nd December 2024