Work Health and Safety: Hazardous manual tasks
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Work Health and Safety: Hazardous manual tasks

Health Staff Ed
Updated Jun 24, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Musculoskeletal disorders and hazardous manual tasks.
  • The characteristics of hazardous manual tasks.
  • Tasks that may be considered high risk for musculoskeletal injury.
  • The risks associated with hazardous manual tasks.
  • How to control the risk and prevent an injury associated with hazardous manual tasks.
Course Description

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.

 

Target Audience

All healthcare workers

 

Business Case

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