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Full Manual Handling Class

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  • Course Duration4 Hours
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  • Course Fee$110

Full Manual Handling Class

The Full Manual Handling course provide essential skills and knowledge needed for a healthcare worker to insure safe work practices when dealing directly with clients within nursing, health, aged care, disability care and home care environments. Manual handling, if practised incorrectly can be one of the most common causes of injury in the workplace and can lead to severe consequences. Therefore, this couse will teach on how to safely identify, plan and perform manual handling tasks to maintain an injury-free workplace.

All the carer staff including their manager and supervisor who are directly involved in moving or handling a client, are recommended to do this training. The manual handling class is also important for students who are pursing nursing related courses and for the people are working as a nurse, occupational therapist, medical staff, physiotherapist, ambulance staff, and many other roles related to health and community care industries.


We issue manual handling training certificate on the same day.

  • No admission or booking cost.
  • Hands on Practical Training.
  • Hard copy as well as soft copy of certificate.
Training Location

Level 1/118 King William Street, Adelaide 5000

The manual handling training and simulation will be conducted in our training facilities. We prove you access to the following:

  • Hospital Bed.
  • Slide sheets.
  • Full Hoist.
  • Stand Hoist.
  • Shower Chair.
  • Wheel Chair.
  • Monkey Ring.
  • Bed bath.
  • Walking frame and Walking stick.
  • Seat Walker.
  • Commode chair

You will have the access to many other equipment’s if you wanted to get some training from our trainers.

Content Covered:
  • Basic principle of Manual Handling.
  • No Lift policy.
  • Appropriate postures.
  • Repositioning the client using the Slide Sheet.
  • Repositioning the client using a monkey bar.
  • Assisting the client with mobility .
  • Transferring the client from bed to chair without using the lifter.
  • Transferring the client from bed to chair with the Stand Hoist (Stand up Lifter).
  • Transferring the client from bed to chair with the General Hoist (Full Hoist/Full Lifter).
  • Turning the client in the bed.
  • Floor recovery (Response to a client’s fall).
  • Assisting the client with the Commode chair.
  • Bed Making.

You will have the access to many other equipment’s if you wanted to get some training from our trainers.

Certificate: A certificate of completion will be issued by Apt training college upon successful completion of this course. Click Book Now
Note: This is course is not an accredited course.