Work health and safety: Hazardous Manual Tasks

Work health and safety: Hazardous Manual Tasks

Health Staff Ed
Updated Jun 26, 2019

Course Overview

This 2 hour interactive course will provide an overview of hazardous manual tasks and help prepare healthcare workers for safe manual handling and prevention of injury.

This course is written by workplace health and safety content experts and has been peer reviewed.

Learning Objectives

Participants will learn what hazardous manual tasks are and how incorrect procedure can lead to musculoskeletal disorders. Learners will understand, through applying a step-by-step process, how to identify and assess risks and apply controls to prevent injury in the healthcare environment.

Business Outcomes

This is a foundation risk management course that can be used as part of a comprehensive onboarding program.