The first nationally accredited award for manual handling trainers is now available. The requirements having been agreed with the sector, the national awarding council FETAC and the Health and Safety Authority

Successful completion leads to a Level 6 FETAC Specific Purpose Certificate in Manual Handling Instruction

Providers must have their programme validated by Fetac before commencement of delivery

There are currently a limited number of providers with Fetac validation so if you are considering attending a course confirm the providers status before participating