The Manual Handling Course takes approximately three (3) hours and is intended for individuals who manually handle heavy objects at work. The Manual Handling Course is conducted on-site at our Newcastle premises (MAP). Full course costs $275.
This course is aimed at workers who will manually push, pull, carry, lift or restrain heavy objects. It is also aimed at site supervisor's, who are required by legislation to identify, assess and control workplace hazards such as risk of injury caused by manual handling.
The TLID1001A Shift Materials Safely Using Manual Handling Methods satisfies State OHS Act and Regulation duty of care requirements and State WorkCover Authority Audits. The course contains information on basic principles of safe manual handling techniques and movements of loads when shifting materials on a day to day basis.
It will offer course participants an understanding of OHS, muscle function and risk reduction and control measures.
Participants should be able to speak and understand English as all the course material, training notes and assessments are done in English.
Successful participants will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment (TLID1001A) to Shift Materials Safety Using Manual Handling Methods.
The course duration is approximately three (3) hours and includes a written assessment as well as a practical demonstration of correct lifting techniques.
Full Course $275