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Lesson details

Before attempting a manual handling task, assess the situation to help you understand any difficulties and/or risks you may come across when completing the task. Identifying possible hazards in the tasks you complete is the first step to ensuring you complete your tasks correctly and avoid injury.

What you'll learn in the Identify and assess manual handling hazards lesson

  • How to identify manual handling hazards
  • How to assess the level of risk associated with a manual handling task

Who the WHS - Manual handling course is for

This online course is essential for anyone who works in an environment where they are required to lift, move, push or pull one or more objects.


Luke Croston
Luke Croston is the Chef and Creator of Custom Food Solutions at Made Establishment. He focuses on developing methods to maintain restaurant quality products in large volumes.
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