Manual Handling Training

Identifying, assessing and controlling hazards associated with manual tasks within the workplace, including the necessary skills and techniques required to stop and assess work place activities to reduce the impact on the body.

Course duration

4 hours

Suitable for

Western Power staff involved in manual task processes in the workplace.

Course includes

  • Discuss risk factors associated with manual tasks
  • Assess risk factors
  • Identify methods to control risks associated with manual tasks
  • Address correct manual handling techniques



What to wear

PTS dress standards (long sleeve top, long pants & enclosed shoes)


Written and practical assessment


Statement of Attainment upon successful completion of the course

Note: This course is delivered by a third party training provider.

If there are no classes currently available, please contact PTS to request a booking.

Assessments are made against units of competency.

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.