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Introduction to Manual Handling

This course is run on demand only. To book a private course, please contact us at

The aim of this training course is to provide participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to identify potential hazards, understand the associated risks and implement control measures to minimise their risks.

Up to 70% of the course cost may be refundable to eligible applicants through the ACT Building and Construction Industry Training Fund. MBA Group Training will apply for this refund on your behalf on successful completion of the course.  


Date: For training dates please contact the Short Course team on 02 6175 5900
Course Duration: 2 hours
Location: Skills Centre - 1 Iron Knob Street Fyshwick ACT 2609 (please contact us if you would like to have the training delivered at your office)


$100 (after rebate)
$200 (without rebate)

$150 (after rebate)
$250 (without rebate)

Payment must be received at enrolment (unless an approved account holder) - if payment is not received you will not be enrolled in this course.


The aim of this course is to provide participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to:

  • Legislative requirement to manage hazardous manual tasks
  • Identify potential hazardous manual tasks which are performed in the workplace
  • Assess risk associated with hazardous manual tasks identified
  • Make recommendations to reduce the risk of injuries from hazardous manual tasks
  • Reviewing controls for hazardous manual tasks
  • Lifting Loads


Before you register online you will need to have:

Your Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you do not have one you will need to have either one of the following - Medicare card, birth certificate, driver licence, Australian passport, citizenship document, certificate of registration by descent, ImmiCard or Australian entry visa during this online process.
A Visa or Mastercard.

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