Manual Handling Safety

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14m
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Details
CPD14m of CPD
First Published
Updated22 June 2021
Expires 22 June 2024
Recorded InMelbourne, Australia

Course Overview

Hazardous manual handling practises in the workplace can result in significant and irreversible musculoskeletal injuries. This Mandatory Training Module teaches the principles of recognising and reducing unsafe manual handling tasks in the workplace to avoid injury.

Topics
  • Principles of safe manual handling in the workplace
  • How to identify and assess manual handling hazards
  • How to mitigate manual handling risks
Learning Outcomes
  • Define hazardous manual handling in the workplace.
  • Perform the four steps to managing manual handling risks.
  • Incorporate additional strategies to prevent injury at work.
  • Locate and understand relevant manual handling regulations and guidelines used in your workplace.
Target Audience

All staff members in any healthcare setting.

Disclosure

No conflict of interest exists for anyone in the position to control content for this activity. Wherever possible, generic or non-proprietary names of medications or products have been used.

Details
CPD14m of CPD
First Published
Updated22 June 2021
Expires
22 June 2024
Recorded InMelbourne, Australia
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