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WHS practical workshop for allied health therapists and assistants

Is this course suitable for you or your organisation?                                     

This course is available:

  • for Cerebral Palsy Alliance employees only
  • on the scheduled dates below

Why choose this course?

At Cerebral Palsy Alliance this is a compulsory activity for all allied health therapists and assistants.

What content does the program cover?

This practical workshop includes the hands-on application of skills relevant to your role in:

  • manual handling
  • completion of manual handling risk assessment documentation

It supports the learning from the online course Back yourself (theory): Unpacking manual tasks - online.

This training has physical demands for completion. Please discuss any pre-existing injuries with your manager and facilitator before completing this course.

Participants should wear comfortable clothing and must wear closed-toe shoes

Does the program have any prerequisites?

The following online learning course must be completed prior to attending the Work health and safety workshop for allied health therapists and assistants.

  • Back yourself (theory): Unpacking manual tasks - online

Occupational Therapists and Physiotherapists are also required to attend the afternoon session WHS advanced workshop for occupational therapists and physiotherapists. Please ensure you register for both courses on the same day. Register here for the afternoon session.

Course completion requires:

Participation in the practical activities of manual handling is essential to complete the course e.g. completing a hoist transfer, standing transfer and participating in bed mobility tasks.

What is the cost?

There is no cost for this course.

How long is the course?

Duration: Three (3) hours

Time: Please see scheduled times or enquire below

Where can I get more information?

Contact:  Training Alliance team
Email:      training@cerebralpalsy.org.au
Phone:     +61 2 9975 8715

Cancellation conditions apply

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Course Dates

Please select your course date.

Start DateLocationCost
Mon 17 Sep 2018 at 9:30AM 1 class Ryde Register
Mon 19 Nov 2018 at 9:30AM 1 class Ryde Register