Course Outline

This four-hour course provides carers, families and support workers with an understanding of safe work practices when completing manual handling tasks. It provides information regarding your responsibilities for Occupational Health & Safety within a workplace. The workshop includes practical demonstrations of the safe operation of a manual hoist, standing lifter and tips for the safe operation of mobility equipment and aids.


Delivery Mode Face-to-face Assessment Mode Classroom Duration 4 hours Location 10 Station Road Burpengary, Qld

Course Details

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Course Content
  • Safe work practices
  • Safe Operation of Manual Lifting Hoist
  • Safe use of slide sheets
  • Safe Operation of Mobility Equipment/Aids
  • Safe Operation of Standing Lifter
  • Client Considerations
  • Practical demonstration and assessment.
Additional Information
  • All course material provided
  • At the successful completion of the workshop, participants are given a certificate of completion
  • All courses are delivered by qualified trainers and assessors with relevant sector experience
  • All courses require an in-class assessment.


Full Course Fees

Fee Type Student Fee Full Fee $150 Staff Fee* $130

*Discount applies to staff of ONCALL and partner organisations.

Please note: All course dates are subject to change dependent on student numbers.