Manual Handling and WHS in Aged, Disability and Home Care - V3.0
Typical eLearning Duration:
1 hour 20 minutes
The manual handling of people and other physical day-to-day tasks, particularly assisting clients with daily activities such as personal care and mobility tasks, constitutes a large proportion of the manual handling activities performed by care sector workers. Incorrect manual handling is also a leading cause of care sector work related injuries.
This eLearning course covers manual handling specifically relevant to those in aged, disability and home care work environments. It also describes 'practical' (WHS/OHS) work practices for safe manual handling, hazard identification & risk assessment.
This course also includes demonstration videos for usage of equipment for Lie to Sit, Slide Sheets, Sit to Sit, Sit to Stand and Keeping Your Back Safe.