Patient Handling Instructor Refresher Course

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Patient Handling Instructor Refresher Course


Patient Handling Instructor Refresher Course aim:

The aim of this Patient Handling Instructor Refresher course is to refresh your knowledge and Skills for delivering a patient handling course.


Learning outcomes:

On completion of this Patient Handling Refresher course learners will be able to perform manual handling moves

Course Content:

Day 1 Morning

Recap on moves and discussion on their performance

Day 2 Afternoon

Practice of the moves

Day 2 Morning

Assessment of key moves

Day 2 Afternoon

Completion of test

In successful completion of this course learners will receive a Qualtec Patient Handling Instructor Certificate. This is a requirement by the HSA for manual handling training.

QQI Level 6 Patient Handling Instructor Refresher entry requirements

Learners should have a good command of English both verbal and written. Learners should have already completed both  the QQI Level 6 People Handling Instructor course and  QQI Level 6 Manual Handling Instructor course

Why Qualtec?

Experience. We are delivering this course for the last 15 years and have trained over 1,000 learners. We were one of the first companies to be approved to deliver this course.

Satisfaction. We get great feedback on this course. Check out the testimonials below. People come away feeling competent to deliver it. We provide a money back guarantee! If you are not satisfied after the first day we will refund the course fee!!!

Price. We are competitively priced. There may be cheaper out there. However we offer value for money.

Competence. All of our trainers are fully qualified to deliver this course. We use both qualified Health & Safety trainers and Physiotherapists.

Resources. On completion of this course learners will be registered on our elearning centre. In this they will have access to our PowerPoint presentation, guides, videos and useful links.

Progression. On completion of this QQI Level 6 Manual Handling Instructor Refresher course learners can progress onto the QQI Level 6 Patient Handling Instructor Course, PHECC FAR Instructor Course, PHECC CFR Instructor CourseAbrasive Wheels Instructor Course, Fire Safety and Fire Marshall Instructor Course, DSE/VDU Asssesor Course and the QQI Level 6 Training Delivery & Evaluation Course.

Location. Courtyard Hotel, Leixlip Dublin Kildare.



“Sean was excellent at ensuring that I achieved all the techniques accurately and allowed practice to ensure I walked away confident.” Jenn Regan

“Sean made the (Patient Handling Instructor Course) enjoyable and was professional at all times. He was clear and concise at all times and I feel comfortable to carry out the training with my own staff.” Edele Lee Morris, Kerlogue Nursing Home

“The instructor was very clear on what was required and the (Patient Handling Instructor Course) was well run.” John Donovan

“Really enjoyed the (Patient Handling Instructor Course), very practical.” Aileen Lynch

“Fantastic and engaging (Patient Handling Instructor Course) in a friendly, fun and professional manner.” Robert Sullivan, St. Mary’s Special School

“Very enjoyable and well paced delivery. The instructor was very clear in his instruction and feedback.” Edward McEvoy, Tinnypark Nursing Home

“Overall, very good (Patient Handling Instructor Course) and excellent instruction.” James Hickey

“Very thorough and detailed. Teachers were very approachable and helpful with great access to information.” Megan Maguire, Central Park Nursing Home

“Sean & Conor were happy try out any moves we requested, even if they were not part of the (Patient Handling Instructor Course) assessment.” Geraldine Kelly, Caremark

“Very beneficial, practically orientated and engagement of the instructor far exceeded that of any other (Patient Handling Instructor Course). Highly recommend this (Patient Handling Instructor Course).” Eileen Courtney

“Very beneficial and delighted to have completed it. Great feedback.” Siobhan Gray

“Great (Patient Handling Instructor Course), Sean and Conor have a natural ability to make things simple and take the jargon out of teaching. Very enjoyable (Patient Handling Instructor Course).” Noel Marrey