• Course name Manual Handling of Timber
    Duration 3 hours at Creswick or the worksite.
    This course covers manual handling theory and its practical application with a focus on timber and timber products. 8-15 participants.
  • Will be by class participation, demonstration of skills and short answer questionnaire.
  • Course Content 1. Introduction 2. Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSD’s) 3. The structure of the back 4. Manual handling risk analysis 5. Manual handling risk controls 6. Correct lifting procedures 7. Manual handling techniques for timber 8. Mechanical handling and lifting aids for timber
  • Not accredited- students who complete successfully will receive a participation certificate.
  • $100/ person