For those trainers who are already certified as Manual Handling Instructors there will be a process called RPL available to upgrade their certification to FETAC Level 6. The amount of extra training or guidance required will depend on the extent of the learners previous experience and training.

The learner will be required to complete an application form detailing their prior knowledge and experience and then Qualtec will recommend either that they can proceed to the assessment day or that further assistance.

Qualtec will be running workshops to assist the learner successfully complete the final assessments.

The learner then will attend the assessment day and complete the individual assessments (Examination, Presentation, Manual Handling Demonstration).

Dates and booking

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March 2011

"Very positive and good feedback to improve presentation skills"

Joanne Knaggs, WIDA Ltd

"Well presented, an easy instructor to listen to, knows his audience."

Donogh McCarthy.

"Well run. I felt well facilitated. Thank you"

Julie Seberry, Carraig Crua Nursing Home.

"It updated my knowledge of legislation updates. It identified the importance of getting the basics right." Brendan Donaghy."

Total Manufacturing Services.

"Course enjoyable and useful".

Ivor Gleeson, CAO.

"Excellent tuition!"

Derek Montague, Quintiles.

"Sean’s knowledge is very good. Good at interacting with students. Really enjoyed the course".

Tom O,Donoghue, Pulse 8.

"Sean is a very good tutor. Course was interesting and am very pleased with the result"

Anne Bentinick.

"Really enjoyed it"

Lorraine McGovern. Life Aiders.