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Manual Handling

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Start Date Location Cost
Course Name
Manual Handling

Course Description
This course covers risk management for those who undertake manual handling tasks as part of their work. Training should be provided to workers using their body for lifting, lowering, filling, emptying or carrying loads such as boxes and parcels etc. This training is also suitable for managers, supervisors and staff responsible for work organisation, job and task design.
This course will provide the knowledge to conduct manual handling tasks in a way which will minimise risk of injury.

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Learning outcome
On completion of the course, participants will have gained the following skills and knowledge to:
  • Legislation: WHS and Codes of Practice
  • Human body and manual handling
  • Risk Management: Job task design, mechanical aids
  • Safe Work Practices

Total duration is 3-4 hours. Training and assessment is conducted on the same day.

Course Outline
  • Presentation, discussion and activities
  • Assessment

Upon successful completion of the course, a Statement of Completion and a convenient wallet sized card is issued by Workplace Training Centre.

Training can be conducted at Workplace Training Centre’s facilities located in Arndell Park NSW.
Training can also be conducted on your site providing the following requirements are met:
  • Training room with tables, chairs and screen (or blank wall for a projector)
Travel and parking costs may apply to onsite training.

Fees and Charges
The course fee is at a rate of $150.00 per person (GST exempt).
This fee includes all course materials.
Please contact us for group training rates.

Where Workplace Training Centre receives sufficient notice of cancellation (at least 48 hours), a refund of fees may be available. Cancellations within 48 hours may incur a 20% cancellation fee.
No refund is given for non-attendance or cancellation on day of training.

Looking to do Manual Handling training in Sydney or NSW?
Need safe lifting training? Then this is your course.

Here at Workplace Training Centre, we only have experienced trainers with a strong industry background.

You will be trained with easy to use training resources and fully equipped training rooms, giving you the best chance of a successful outcome.

Courses can be delived at our site in Arndell Park NSW, or our trainers can come to you. Manual Handling courses can be delivered across NSW.

Please contact us for a quote.