People Handling Instructor Training

About Our People Handling Instructor Course

Our 3 Day People handling instructor training meets the national standard required for trainers involved in healthcare and other associated industries, were moving and handling of people is required. This course meets the full curriculum set down by QQI as well as the requirements of the ‘Safety Health and Welfare at Work act 2005’ and the ‘General Application Regulations 2007- Chapter Four Part 2 Manual Handling of Loads’.

This instructor training is also fully compliant with the HSE standards for training in hospitals and HIQA standards for training in care homes. Some people refer to this course as patient handling, however as this training applies to nursing homes as well as hospitals the appropriate term is considered people handling.


Learners must have successfully completed Manual Handling Instructor – QQI level 6 prior to attending this course.


This course is scheduled over 3 days from 9 am-5 pm


Participants who successfully complete this instructors course are awarded QQI Level 6 Certification.

People Handling Instructor Course Content

Most of the theory training and instructional skills will have been completed in the manual handling instructor’s course.

This practical and interactive people handling instructor training course will cover how to conduct people handling risk assessment and how to solve complex handling tasks. The course will cover how to use a wide range of lifting equipment. Finally, participants will learn how to prepare and deliver a people handling training session.

People Handling Instructor Delivery Method

This highly interactive and practical people handling instructor training course is delivered face-to-face in a classroom setting. The course uses a wide range of teaching aids including PowerPoint presentations, practical demonstrations with hoists, walking belts (gait belt), banana board, sliding sheets, wheelchair, Zimmer frame, etc.

Participants will be given scenarios based on real-life events where they will have to apply the skills learned during this training.

What Makes us Different?


Our Continuous Support Promise

Once you complete your people handling instructor training course with Guardian Safety, you are welcome to come back to observe or assist in the delivery of people handling training in our training centre with the guidance of one of our veteran . This will help participants to build up their confidence and competence after they have completed the people handling instructor training. Many of our past learners have said this is an invaluable service that no other provider offers and has enabled them to become top-class instructors.


Our Tailored People Handling Instructors Material Package

All participants will receive access to our live online portal where you will find everything you will need to deliver a successful and engaging people handling course. The material will include PowerPoint presentations, sign-in sheets, multiple-choice exams, legislation, sample certificates, and other relevant documentation. this is a live system which is constantly updated so you will always have access to correct and up to date information.


Why Choose Us For your People Handling Instructor Training

Best Value For Money in The Industry

Tea/Coffee & Hot Lunch is Provided


The Best Aftersales in the Business

Lifetime Access To our Exclusive Online Instructors Portal


You Get All The Materials You Need To Start Instructing

Our Money Back Guarantee

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