manual handling online

Manual Handling Online Course

Start today & learn at your own pace with same-day certificate of completion

Course name:
Manual Handling also known as Manual Tasks for Workers
Course price:
Course length:
30 Minutes
Start date:
Start today and learn online
No pre-requisites
Non-Accredited Training
Suitable for:
All industries that involve manual labor

Book your Manual Handling course online, or for further information call 02 9232 1010 or send us a message.

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This is a non-accredited, general knowledge course without national recognition or a unit code.

Manual Handling Online Course Details

Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) caused by improper manual handling practices account for approximately 60% of all workplace injuries in Australia, making it crucial for employees undergo the Manual Handling Online course to prevent such injuries and promote a safer working environment.

Master the art of safe manual handling with our comprehensive Manual Handling Online Course. In various professions, particularly within the healthcare setting, manual handling tasks are unavoidable. But, with the right training and technique, the risks associated with these tasks can be significantly reduced, ensuring your safety and that of those around you.

Designed in alignment with Victorian occupational health and safety legislation, our course offers in-depth insights and guidance, tailored especially for those working in Australia. As an integral part of IntelliLearn's esteemed Nursing & Midwifery National Standards Library, this course guarantees premium quality content and authoritative information.

Intended primarily for individuals who perform manual tasks in Australian workplaces, this course provides crucial insights that not only minimise the risk of injuries but also elevate your proficiency in handling manual tasks.

Don't compromise on your safety or that of your colleagues. Equip yourself with the expertise of manual handling best practices, ensuring a safer and more efficient work environment.

Key insights you'll gain from this online course include:

  • Understanding Manual Tasks: Get acquainted with the diverse range of manual tasks, with a spotlight on those classified as hazardous.
  • Safety First: Acquire the knowledge and techniques to execute manual tasks safely, reducing potential harm.
  • 'No Lift' Policy Defined: Dive deep into understanding the essence of the 'No Lift' policy and its significance.
  • Risk Management: Recognise the importance of adopting a risk management approach in manual handling, ensuring optimal safety.
  • Basic Principles: Familiarise yourself with the foundational principles of manual handling, equipping you to face real-world scenarios with confidence.

Enlist today and set yourself on a path to mastering safe manual handling techniques!

Training Program

This program is offered online through our learning management system. There are 2 components to this program:

  • Online learning
  • Online workbooks

Students should allow up to 30 Minutes for the online learning to be completed. If you have completed Manual Handling Online training in the past, you may be able to complete the online program in a shorter time frame.

There are no pre-requisites for completing this course and students do not require a USI number.

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Manual Handling Certification

Once successfully completed, learners will be issued with a certificate of completion for Manual Handling. Certificates are emailed to students however hard a copy is available for an additional fee.

Students will be issued with a -

  • Certificate of completion for Manual Handling

Certificates are issued by TCP Training Pty Ltd (RTO ID 91118).

Please be aware Students are NOT completing a nationally recognised unit of competency and will NOT be provided with a Statement of Attainment after completing this course.

Course Enrolment

The cost for the Manual Handling Online course is $49.
View the Manual Handling Refund Policy.


If organising staff training, we can facilitate the Manual Handling Online course for groups.

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Manual Handling Course FAQs

Why learn online?

Our online courses enable you to gain the skills and certification you need anywhere - even in the comfort of your own home. Our course content and learning management system is industry-leading, enabling you to achieve best results first time.

What are the pre-requisites for this course?

There are no pre-requisites for completing this course and students do not require a USI number.

What do I need to start this course?

All you need to start is a computer, laptop, tablet or phone and the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox or Safari.

What are the system requirements?

This Manual Handling Online course enables you to gain the skills and certification you need fast. The course content and learning management system is industry-leading, ensuring you have a great online experience with no need to download any software.

To complete your online course you will need the following resources -

  • PC or Mac Computer, Tablet, iPad, iPhone or Android phone
  • Internet connection
  • Internet browser (see below)
  • Speakers or headphones

Once you have enrolled we supply you with access details to login to your learner portal so you can start straight away and have 3 months to finish the course.

The Manual Handling Online course is a mixture of interactive modules, multiple choice questions and videos. You don't have to complete the course all at once, and can pause it so you can pick up where you left off later.

What smart devices can I use?

The following smart devices and browsers can be used to complete your Manual Handling Online course -

  • Windows and Mac Computers, iPads, Tablets, Android and iPhones can all be used to undertake online courses.
  • On computers and tablets, the latest version of Chrome, Firefox or Safari is recommended. Microsoft Edge is not currently supported.
  • On iPhone the system needs to be iOS11 or higher and we recommend using Safari.
  • On Android phone we recommend using Chrome.
How am I assessed?

Students will be assessed through the use of online workbooks to confirm knowledge has been achieved and are provided unlimited attempts to complete the Manual Handling Online course.

This Manual Handling Online course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners can have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and skills.

Please Note: if you require accredited training or a Manual Handling Statement of Attainment for the workplace, you should check with your employer or industry body to confirm this Manual Handling Online course is accepted prior to enrolment. We do not offer refunds to students who did not realise they needed an accredited Manual Handling certificate.

How do I get my certificate?

Once you've successfully completed your Manual Handling course, you will be emailed your Certificate of Completion straight away.

General Course FAQs

When is my booking confirmed?

Your booking is confirmed once we receive full payment of course fees. Unfortunately there are rare occasions where the course will sell out prior to you finalising payment.  In this situation a member of our customer service team will get in contact to organise an alternate training date.

What are your payment methods?

Payment can be made at the time of booking using either a credit card, EFTPOS or cash. Invoices and acceptance of company cheques is by prior arrangement only.

Can I pay my package in installments?

Unfortunately we cannot offer this service, full payment of course fees are required at the time of booking. The good news is that we try to always offer value for money and keep course fees affordable, so you know that you are always getting good value, especially with our package deals which offer reduced prices!

I want to book in multiple staff and/or want a company invoice?

We can book multiple people at once and create company invoices, even for individual students. Please just email our bookings team –

Please include the following information; the course, location and date you wish to enroll them in, full names and unique emails of those who will attend and the company's legal name, address, ABN and contact.

What if I have trouble with written/spoken english?

Most courses will permit a student to bring a friend to interpret for them during training. If you do need assistance, we ask that you contact first before booking your course so we can advise if there are any restrictions. For example, Forklift training requires students to complete all assessments in English.

If the course permits, you may bring a friend along to the course or, alternatively, you can phone the National Translation service to book an interpreter. Visit the Immigration website for more information about help with translating.

What is your COVID-19 Policy?

Following NSW Health Guidelines, TCP Training implements Policies and Procedures to help keep our community safe, for more information click here.

Can Centrelink pay for me?

What you need to do is register with your local Job Network Agent. Your Employment Consultant will make the booking with us on your behalf and arrange payment with us directly. Unfortunately Centrelink does not pay directly.

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