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WHS advanced workshop for occupational therapists, physiotherapists and exercise physiologists

This course is for Cerebral Palsy Alliance employees 

Who is this course for? 

This is mandatory training for Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, and Exercise Physiologists.
For more detail see your Learning Journey.
If this course is relevant to your role, but not mandatory, please discuss with and get approval from your manager.

What content does the course cover?  

This training session is an extension of the WHS Practical Workshop for Allied Health Therapists and Assistants and includes:

  • Manual handling assessment including risk assessment
  • Developing client transfer procedures and plans
  • Keeping informed about new manual handling equipment available for prescription
  • Communicating with clients and families about complex manual handling issues.


  • This training has physical demands. Discuss any pre-existing injuries with your manager and facilitator before attending
  • Wear comfortable clothing and closed-toe shoes.

Does the course have prerequisites or specific requirements? 

The following must be completed before attending:

  • WHS practical workshop for Allied Health Therapists and Assistants 

What other details do I need to know? 

Attendance type: In person (face to face)
Duration: 3.5 hrs 
Times: Please select a course date below or if there are no dates, please click Enquire 
Refreshments: Please bring your own lunch (as required) 
If you need to cancel: Cancellation guidelines

Where can I get more information?

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

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