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*** Fully Booked *** People Moving and Handling €80

6 May, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Qualification Details

People Moving and Handling | Certificate | Award Class Minor

The Lucan Centre (Theory & 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

10am – 4pm 


The Lucan Centre, Primrose Lane, Lucan, Co Dublin

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




6 May, 2022
10:00 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