Manual Handling Healthcare - Peri-Operative

Manual Handling Healthcare - Peri-Operative

Channel 1 Creative Media
Updated Dec 14, 2020

Course Overview 

This course is one part of a six part series aimed at manual handling in the healthcare industry.

Learning Objectives 

After completing this training program, you should be able to:

  • Perform the various checks prior to lifting and carrying a load
  • Follow the correct procedures for a team lift and the various types of patient transfers
  • Utilise mechanical aids where possible to reduce the risk of injury

Target Audience 

Perfect for those working in hospitals and aged care facilities.

Business Outcomes  

Workplace Health and Safety is about preventing accidents in the workplace and ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to work in a hazard free and safe environment.