This course provides guidance on when performing Manual Tasks that require the use of force exerted by a person to grasp, manipulate, strike, throw, carry, move (lift, lower, push, pull), hold or restrain an object, load or body part.
This course has no prerequisites.
Upcoming Course Sessions
|Date & Time||Locations||COST (ex. GST)|
On successful completion of this module including all prerequisites and assessments you should have these skills:
- Explain the meaning of manual tasks as the relate to the field and office work environment
- Access and identify information regarding manual tasks policy, procedures, codes of practice and legislation
- Identify management controls for reducing or eliminating the risk of injury from manual tasks
- Demonstrate safe lifting and handling