Manual Handling


4 hours


Please 'Register your Interest' to be notified of upcoming dates or call our friendly team on 1300 648 911 if you would like training for your business.


Photo identification (including date of birth)

What You Learn

How to perform safe lifting

How to identify manual handling hazards

The best practice for manual handling when performing tasks

What You Get

SWTAFE Certificate of Attendance

Materials to Bring

Pen and notepaper

Photo identification (including date of birth)

Dress Code



The training aims to provide manual handling training for home maintenance and outdoor workers.

The course content will include the following:

  • Introduction to safe lifting
  • Identification of manual handling hazards
  • Best practice for manual handling when performing home maintenance and outdoor work tasks
  • Practical demonstrations

Student Support

At South West TAFE we’re here to help you complete your studies happily and successfully.

From the moment you start thinking about course options until you finish, you’ll have access to a range of student support options, covering enrolment, education, social and personal issues, including:

  • Education Pathway Officers who can help you with information sessions, fee payment options, TAFE and university pathways, career pathways and campus tours

  • A DHHS registered Disability Support Team

  • Koorie Liaison Officer

  • Student Wellbeing Officer supporting your personal and social needs

  • Library and Research Centre

  • Bookshop supplying a range of textbooks and stationery

  • Student Learning Support including literacy and numeracy

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