Manual Handling


This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to recognise potentially hazardous manual tasks and then to prepare and complete those tasks in a safe manner.
It aims to help participants identify and address workplace health and safety risks, implement safety procedures, and promote a safe working environment.

The target audience for this training product will be people who have a manual handling element in their workplace and require training to carry out their work in a safe manner.

What certification do you get?

This is an accredited course. On successful completion of this course you will be issued a statement of attainment in:

  • HLTWHS005 Conduct manual tasks safely


The course covers the following: 

  • Work health and safety, hazardous manual tasks and musculoskeletal injuries
  • Identify manual tasks involving risk
  • Prepare for manual tasks
  • Complete manual tasks
  • Contribute to safe work practices


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St John Ambulance TAS delivers nationally recognised training and assessment on behalf of St John Ambulance Australia
(RTO 88041)

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