Learn new skills or refresh your current knowledge in Manual Handling! Designed for the Aged Care, Health and Disability sector!

Whether you are working in the Aged Care or Disability sector, manual handling is an important part of your day to day duties.  In some roles, it is mandatory to maintain this training on a regular basis. Look no further! At NIET, we understand the importance of keeping yourself, your clients and the people around you safe at all times. Our goal is to ensure that our training in manual handling provides you with the skills and knowledge required to perform tasks effectively by following the appropriate WHS legislation, requirements and adhering to your policies and procedures.

By enrolling into NIET’s Manual Handling workshop, we will provide you with the practical training required to ensure that you are able to confidently use the equipment and machines necessary to carry out your tasks in the workplace. The workshop will be fully resourced to ensure that we can cover as much as your role as possible. Hoists, lifting machines, wheelchairs, slip sheets – we have it all! We will also train you in the necessary body movements and techniques to ensure that your health and wellbeing is always maintained.

We deliver our training at our offices in Frankston or alternatively we can come to you! (Group bookings only). We have the best industry professionals to teach this program in small classes to ensure that you get the individualised support your deserve. Are you interested in pursuing this training? Call NIET on 03 9770 1633 to learn more.

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Course Duration: 3 hours

Course Type: Non-accredited

Course Family: Community Services

  • Relevant Acts/Regulations
  • Prevention of injury
  • Risk Management
  • Employer/Employee responsibilities
  • Use of appropriate equipment (E.g. lifting machine, hoist, slide sheets)
  • Manual handling techniques
  • Do’s and don’ts

$85.00 per person + GST

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