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Back yourself (Theory): Unpacking manual tasks - Online

Is this course suitable for you or your organisation?

This course is available for:

  • individual purchase
  • a group, under a licence agreement

Why choose this course?

This online course is recommended for all employees.

For Cerebral Palsy Alliance Staff

  • At Cerebral Palsy Alliance this course is compulsory for all employees and can be accessed via the Online Learning System
  • Employees who work directly with clients must also enrol in the WHS practical workshop for allied health therapists and assistants or Practical skills workshop for disability support practitioners and managers, with this online learning as a prerequisite.
  • Cerebral Palsy Alliance employees are exempt from the registration fee

What content does the program cover?

Providing training on the principles of prevention of workplace injuries and manual handling techniques.

This course provides learners with information on the anatomy of back care, principles for prevention of injury and appropriate manual handling techniques relevant to the job role. 

For those working directly with clients we recommend a blended approach to provide opportunity to apply knowledge and refine practical skills of manual handling.

Course completion requires:

A quiz is included at the end of the online course.

For Cerebral Palsy Alliance staff required to complete either Certificate III in Individual Support, Certificate IV in Disability or Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance the completion of an additional online assessment contributes to the unit of competency ‘Follow safe work practices for direct client care’ (HLTWHS002).

For staff who work directly with clients we recommend that this online course is supported by practical skills training.

Talk to the Training Alliance team for further information.

What is the cost?

Cost: $38.50 incl. GST for individuals

To pay online go to ‘Register for Online Learning’ below. The registration fee allows access for 6 months.

Please note there will be a delay of up to 1 business day between course registration and receiving course access.

For groups:  this course is available for purchase by licence agreement.  This is a cost effective method of delivering training, with the option to cluster a number of courses to meet your orientation, induction and refresher learning needs.

How long is the course?

Duration: 1 hour (approximately)

Where can I get more information?

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

Cancellation conditions apply

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