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WHS advanced workshop for occupational therapists, physiotherapists and exercise physiologists

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 occupational therapists and physiotherapists and exercise physiologists.

What content does the program cover?

This advanced workshop includes both theory and practical application of skills relevant to your role in:

  • Manual handling assessment including risk assessment

  • Development of client transfer procedures and plans

  • Update on new manual handling equipment available for prescription

  • Communication with clients and families about complex manual handling issues

It is an extension of WHS Practical Workshop for allied health therapists and assistants.

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?

WHS practical workshop for allied health therapists and assistants is the morning session followed by this workshop in the afternoon.
Please ensure you register for both courses on the same day.
  Register here for the morning session.  

Course completion requires:

Reviewing manual task safety policy (CPA).

Participation in all activities during the course including manual handling assessments and practical activities.

What is the cost?

There is no cost for this course.

How long is the course?

Duration: Three and a half (3.5) hours

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
Wed 26 Jul 2023 at 1:00PM 1 class Ryde Register
Thu 30 Nov 2023 at 1:00PM 1 class Ryde Register