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People Handling €80

21 September, 2021 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm


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Qualification Details

People Moving and Handling | Certificate | Award Class Minor

Training Outline

Online via Zoom (Theory) & The Lucan Centre (Practical)

Patient Moving and Handling courses are run regularly throughout the year. Anyone can sign up. There are no computers, no assignments, no work experience and no prep needed! It’s a demonstration and skills course only. All training materials are provided.

Course Content

    • Introduction
    • Ergonomics
  • Anatomy & Back Care
  • Movement of the Back
  • Legislation
  • Principles of Safe Manual Handling
  • Risk Assessments
  • Patient Moving and Handling: Skills Practice

Course Cost

€80. Secure a place with a deposit of €20 payable online

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the People Handling training module, you will be able to:

  • Outline People Handling legislation that applies to both the employer and employee
  • Describe the anatomy of the spine, muscular system and mechanisms of injury
  • Detail was is involved in the ergonomic risk assessment
  • Outline the principles of safe manual handling and people handling
  • Practice the safe handling of loads (boxes, tables etc..)
  • Practice the safe handling of clients including the use of relevant aids and equipment.
  • Explain and demonstrate the correct use of the hoist.


One day

09.30am-11.30am (Theory) & 1.30pm-4pm (Practical)


Online via Zoom (Theory) & The Lucan Centre (Practical)

Lucan Centre is accessible by frequent public transport buses. Full details will be provided upon booking.




21 September, 2021
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Private HomeCare
01 621 9101
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Lucan Centre
Primrose Lane
Lucan, Co. Dublin K78 XT10 Ireland
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01 628 0393