Complete Our Online Manual Handling course $49 ONLY

Teaches participants how to lift and move materials manually and/or use basic manual handling equipment in a safe manner.

Manual Handling Training

Do your workers need Manual Handling Training?

We have a state of the art learning environment, so this course can be completed quickly online using our scorm packaging

What type of workers need manual handling training?

  • All workers at some stage of life require Manual handling training.
  • More specifically warehouse workers and others in  an environment where lifting is needed.

The key areas covered by this course include:

  • Identifying relevant standards and legislation related to managing manual handling tasks in the workplace
  • Identifying what manual handling is and its characteristics
  • Recognising manual handling hazards
  • How to determine the safest method of movement to reduce the risk of injuries
  • Applying different lifting and transfer techniques to safely manage manual handling tasks
  • The possible consequences of not applying correct manual handling techniques.


This is a non-accredited training course. Students who complete this course will receive a Certificate of Completion. This certificate is issued by Auswide Rpls. For Manual Handling techniques.


Each Trainee Must Provide

Participants must:

  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Have at least a Year 10 level of numeracy, literacy and communication skills
  • Have the ability to read and write English
  • Contact us if you have any concerns about your level of language literacy or numeracy

For online training, participants must:

  • Use a device that meets the minimum System Requirements of Auswide RPLS and Training (we officially support and recommend modern desktop or laptop computers running Google Chrome web browser). Other personal devices (e.g. phones and tablets) may be compatible, but due to the variety available, we do not officially support these devices.
  • Have a stable internet connection.
  • Use a device that can play sound.

Course Overview

Most people cannot tell whether building materials contain asbestos just by looking at them. Asbestos awareness training is essential for any worker in construction or related industries where asbestos containing materials may be present. If you need to work in environments where asbestos may be present, attending this course will assist you to identify materials likely to contain asbestos, and teach you the safety requirements for working with asbestos.

Course Outline

  • Identifying relevant OHS/WHS legislation that applies to asbestos
  • Explaining what asbestos is and where is it has commonly been used
  • Identifying likely asbestos containing material
  • Knowing health effects of exposure to asbestos
  • Identifying when a license is required when removing asbestos
  • Describing the safety requirements of working with asbestos