This 4-5 hour training program provides participants with the skills and knowledge to properly and confidently, identify hazards within their workplace, conduct risk assessments of those hazards and suggest appropriate control measures.

We recommend this training to anyone who is involved in the identification of hazards and undertaking risk assessments in the workplace.

Backsafe 2 manual handling training session includes the following:

  • An understanding of the relevant OH&S Act, Regulations and Code(s) of Practice for your state or territory
  • Definitions of a manual handling hazard or a hazardous manual task
  • The difference between hazards and risks in the workplace
  • Sources of risks and how to identify them for assessment
  • How to conduct a manual handling risk assessment
  • How to apply the hierarchy of controls to create proper controls or solutions
  • How to conduct a manual handling risk assessment
  • How to monitor and review your progress of elimination or mitigation of these risks

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We pride ourselves on customising our training programs to the needs of our clients.