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Manual Handling Training Adelaide (Full Course)

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  • Course Duration4 - 6 Hours
  • Course Fee$110
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Manual Handling Training Adelaide, SA (Full Course)

Manual Handling Training (full 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.

What is Manual Handling?

Manual Handling is any activity that requires effort to lift, move, push, pull, carry, hold or restrain a person who needs support due to ageing, disability or other reasons. Manual Handling is a mandatory part of every Aged carer/Disability carer /Home carer job and crucial to your success in completing your daily tasks at the workplace smoothly.

Manual handling, if practised incorrectly can be one of the most common causes of injury in the workplace and can lead to severe consequences for you or the client. This Manual Handling course will teach you how to safely identify, plan and perform manual handling tasks to maintain an injury-free workplace.

Manual Handling Certificate

We issue manual handling training certificate on the same day.

A certificate of completion will be issued by Apt training college upon successful completion of this course. Click Book Now

Eligibility Criteria

Although there are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, some basic requirements are mentioned below:

  • Positive and caring attitude in working with older people and people with Disability.
  • Physical capacity to work as an Aged Care Worker or Disability carer.

Benefits

  • 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.

Why us

We ensure students get the best training in manual handling techniques with:

  • Excellent resources and assessments.
  • Fully equipped class rooms and training rooms.
  • Simulated practical sessions for hands-on practice and observations.
  • Qualified trainers with experience and knowledge to guide you at each step

  • Fees Structure:

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