Manual Handling Course


Course Code MAN-HAN arrow  Enrol Online
Course Name Manual Handling Course  
Course Duration 1 day  
Course Times 7.45am to 4.00pm  
Full Course Fees $180.00  
Location 188 East St, Rockhampton QLD 4700  


Manual Handling Course

Course Description

This course is designed for people working in any industry where manual handling tasks are carried out in their day to day work such such as moving, pushing, pulling, lifting and holding of any object.

This course will provide the skills and knowledge required for people carrying out manual handling tasks in accordance with the manual handling code of practice.


Course Topics

The topics covered throughout this training course are as follows:

    • What is manual handling
    • What law applies
    • What manual handling tasks are
    • How manual handling injuries happen
    • How to prevent injury from manual tasks
    • Risks associated with manual handling
    • Assessing manual handling tasks and managing risk
    • Proper lifting technique


Course Outcomes

On successful completion of this non-accredited training course, candidates will be issued with a Statement of Completion.


Course Pre-Requisites

There are no applicable course pre-requisites.


Language, Literacy and Numeracy

This training program requires basic reading, writing and numeracy skills.
Prior to enrolling please contact New Horizons Safety and Training Services to discuss our support services if required.


Your Rights and Responsibilities

It is a requirement of the Australian Skills and Qualification Authority (ASQA) that students be made aware of their rights and responsibilities prior to enrolling into any of our training courses at New Horizons Safety and Training Services.

Your rights and responsibilities can be found in our Participant Information Handbook.


How to Enrol

If you would like to register for this course, please download our Course Enrolment Form or alternatively you can Enrol Online. To enquire about our course fee schedule, course availability or enrolling, please contact our office on (07) 4927 0666.

Contact Us

New Horizons Safety and Training Services (RTO No. 31372)

Ph: 07 4927 0666
Fax: 07 4927 0699

188 East St, Rockhampton QLD 4700
PO Box 9938, Frencville QLD 4701

Monday to Friday (AEST) 7.45am - 4.30pm

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Contact Details

188 East Street, Rockhampton Qld 4700
PO Box 9938, Frenchville Qld 4701

Ph: (07) 4927 0666
Fax: (07) 4927 0699

RTO Services

Provider of Nationally Recognised Training and RTO Services. Specialising in training courses for the mining & construction industries. RTO No. 31372