Learning Outcomes/Course Outline
The foremost cause for injury in the workplace is poor manual handling techniques, resulting in considerable deficits both in cost and loss of productivity. Australian Healthcare Academy's Manual Handling Certificate is a 2 hour course for healthcare professionals who require an annual manual handling training re certification.
CPD Hours: 2
This course is specifically for healthcare providers who require a certificate to maintain currency for employment or study.
Assessment will be carried out through a multiple choice exam and practical assessments.
This course will take a look at the following:
- Knowledge of safer moving and handling techniques including the use of hoists and handling aids.
- The skills to identify risks related to moving and handling people. The skills to identify risks related to moving and handling people.
- An understanding of the ergonomic principles of safer moving and handling. An understanding of the ergonomic principles of safer moving and handling.
Dates and Pricing
This course is run as an individual unit or can be combined with Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation either Nationally Recognised Training HLTAID001 or a Non-Accredited Unit. Each unit is run over 2 hours and participants can enrol for individual units or combine them.
2021 NSW Course Dates
May 31, June 28, August 30, October 5, October 18
Single unit fee: $50
Both units fee with CPR: $90