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


  • Thursday 4th November 2021
  • Wednesday 12th January 2022
  • Wednesday 2nd March 2022
  • Monday 9th May 2022
  • Thursday 7th July 2022
  • Tuesday 6th September 2022
  • Wednesday 16th November 2022