Manual Handling Training
Price: $150.00

Manual Handling, also known as manual tasks, is any activity requiring effort to lift, move, push, pull, carry, hold or restrain any object, including a person or animal.

Poor manual handling practice is one of the most common causes of injury in the workplace and the injuries can be disabling and costly.

 Manual Handling course will teach you how to safely identify, plan and perform manual handling tasks to maintain an injury-free workplace.

Please note this introductory course covers generic manual handling principles. Most participants should undertake one of the following workplace-specific courses:

Intended for

Anyone who may need to lift, move, push, pull, carry, hold or restrain objects in their workplace, home or vehicle.

Key benefits of  Manual Handling course:

  • Manual handling is a safety and leadership training provider who shows their commitment to a safer community by offering this course.
  • Do it anytime
    The training course is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 

Topics Covered

  • What is manual handling?
  • The risks and consequences of manual handling
  • Legal requirements and responsibilities
  • Assessing manual handling tasks and managing risk
  • Using mechanical aids
  • Proper lifting technique
  • Manual handling scenario

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Testimonials
  • 01/07/2013
    "The Comsec experience is very worthwhile and we believe it adds significant value to a student's experience, both personally and academically, and can even enhance a student's employability in an ever more competitive graduate recruitment market."
    - Mattew
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  • 02/07/2013
    "Comsec offers students a challenging and exciting educational experience providing them with new perspectives on their chosen subject area and an understanding of different cultures. The programme is not only a fantastic opportunity for our students but it also strengthens the University's international standing."
    - Paul
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  • 30/07/2013
    "I thoroughly enjoyed the workshop. It had been a while since I'd attended a hands-on workshop, but the experience was refreshing. I learned lots, particularly via the practical exercises and by reviewing the various sample websites."
    - Tina
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  • 26/10/2015
    "My 16yr old son went there saturday to do his white card. The staff were amazing and taught him so much. Thankyou!"
    - Charmaine
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  • 02/03/2017
    "come and do courses such as the Whitecard, First Aid, RSA, RCG and Traffic Control. There are many short courses one can do like EWP, Manual Handling and Fire Warden Training staff are awsome"
    - Maria
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  • 08/09/2017
    "I did my white card and traffic control training in Comsec in early 2000, and i liked the trainers and the staff are so easygoing and professional , they are happy to help you pretty much everything, i went back few times with my mates to do more training in 2016 like confined spaces, working at heights,and EWP, they even remembered my name and the year i did the white card and traffic control courses, what an amazing experience. i think because they work with their hearts n willing to help."
    - Davis Warren
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