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Comptia authorizes Island Computers & Training as training partner in Cork & Kerry

CompTIA is the leading provider of high-quality, vendor-neutral certifications for IT professionals.


Island Training now offering ECDL Advanced

Island Computers & Training has added ECDL Advanced to there 2014 range of evening classes


Island partners with PearsonVue

Island Computers & Training partners with Pearson Vue to provide professional testing for clients in CISCO Adobe, Comptia, Citric, Novell and many more

Island partners with SAGE Ireland as its perferred Training Provider in Cork & Kerry

Island Computers & Training have recently been approved by Sage Ireland as there perferred training partner in the popular Sage Accounts Software.

Certificate of Excellence for Island

Training manager Kieran Clifford is awarded "Certificate of Excellence" from Microsoft for his expertise, quality training & delivery of Microsoft's leading Office Applications at their Microsoft Approved Training Centre in the South Of Ireland.

Island Computers & Training launch over 50 evening / night & day computers courses

Island Computers & Training have over 50 training courses available on their current Autumn / Winter schedule of morning & evening courses at their training centres throughout Cork & Kerry.

Island Computers awarded ADOBE testing centre

Island Computers & Training Cork & Kerry were recently awarded the licence to provide testing in Adobe's range of desktop applications including the Macromedia Suite which is now a part of the Adobe Creative Suite.

Island Training Munster's "Learning Partner"

Island Computers & Training is Munster's "Learning Partner" for Microsoft Applications awarded by Microsoft & Prodigy. This Quality Mark assures clients that training carried out by Island Computers & Training is to the highest standard available in their Microsoft range of desktop applications offered on their night class & day time training courses.

Course Information

Manual Handling

BulletCourse Aim

This course is designed to provide learners with the skills required to assess and carry out manual handling tasks in a safe manner. 

Where it is impossible to engineer out manual handling tasks completely it is the duty of the Employer to provide training under Chapter 4 of Part 2 (Regulations 68 & 69) and the related Schedule 3 to the Safety, Health & Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007, these regulations are made under the Safety, Health & Welfare at Work Act 2005.

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BulletCourse Outline

  • Definition of Manual Handling
  • Legislation
  • Employer’s Duties
  • Employee’s Duties
  • Anatomy
  • Fitness
  • Hazardous loads
  • Specific Manual Handling hazards
  • Means to avoid or reduce manual handling
  • Good handling techniques & practice
  • Dealing with unfamiliar loads
  • Workstation Layout
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Good Housekeeping

BulletCourse Location:

Island Computers & Training, 5 Courtyard House, Lewis Road, Killarney.

BulletCourse Duration:

Half Day : 9:30am – 12:30pm. Please contact Island Computers for more details. 

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