Manual Handling Safety

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Updated 08 May 2024 Certificate

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.

Content

4 Video Units • 10 Questions
Pre-reflection
1 Question
Introduction
2 Questions
Manual Handling Risk Management
2 Questions
Preventing Injury
2 Questions
Legislation, Policies and Procedures
2 Questions
Post-reflection
1 Question

What you'll learn:

1

Define hazardous manual handling in the workplace.

2

Perform the four steps to managing manual handling risks.

3

Incorporate additional strategies to prevent injury at work.

4

Locate and understand relevant manual handling regulations and guidelines used in your workplace.

Who it's for:

All staff members in any healthcare setting.

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Last updated08 May 2024

Published21 Jun 2021

Due for review29 Jun 2025
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