Manual Handling

Manual Handling principles: understanding the Manual Handling


This non-accredited training looks at the core principles of Manual Handling that an individual is responsible to implement as the duty of care when dealing with any task that requires manual Handling.

Entry Requirement

  • Be 15 years of age
  • Have sound communication skills

What will be covered training

  • Definition and explanation of manual handling
  • What activities involve manual handling?
  • No lifting policy
  • Manual handling Principles
  • Roles and responsibilities using manual handling.
  • Legal aspect associated with manual handling.
  • Practice sessions and observations

Targeted Audiences

  • Nurses
  • Support care worker/s
  • Assistant in Nursing
  • Personal care Assistant
  • Carer/s
  • Aged care and disability workers
  • Relevant person who needs manual handling training

60 minutes

Delivery method:
Face to Face and online

An experienced Registered Nurse/Trainer/Assessor

Disclaimer: The training does not consist of accredited certification, only participation certification is given.