Manual Handling

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Standard ONLINE Course:

The course duration is 1 – 2 hours depending on experience.

Overview:

This online course involves the knowledge required to move loads safely using manual handling methods in the workplace to prevent injuries. You will learn how to carry out your work in compliance with the relevant work health and safety (WHS) laws concerning the manual handling and movement of loads.

The course is designed by industry experts to train you on how to assess the risks associated with relocating loads in the workplace, planning the relocation process and carrying out the relocation in accordance with your plan.

Who should do this course

Workplaces and individuals who need to upskill themselves in Manual Handling to prevent injuries should do this course.

requirements

  • You will need a computer device that meets the minimum requirements of LT Training’s online system (we support and recommend modern desktop or laptop computers running Google Chrome web browser).
  • You must ensure a good stable internet connection and ability of your device to play sound.

Outcomes:

On successful completion of this course, participants will be issued a certificate of completion stating the topics that are covered in the course.

topics

Identify the laws and standards for manual handling in the workplace – Identify products their location and method of relocation – Assess lift factors – Assess risks arising from the relocation – Plan load relocation and Relocate the load

Course Content

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Laws and rules
CHARACTERISTICS OF HAZARDOUS MANUAL TASKS
IDENTIFY AND LOCATE LOADS TO BE MOVED
Assess lift factors
Assess risks arising from the relocation
Plan load relocation
Relocate loads