Course Details

This manual handling training course provides risk management training for performing manual tasks, specific to the legislative environment in Victoria. Manual Handling Victoria is designed to teach safe manual handling techniques to reduce the risk of injuries. This online course covers risk factors associated with various hazardous manual tasks based on physical risk and an organisation’s health and safety responsibilities. This course is ideal training alongside an organisation’s work processes and code of practice.

This manual handling course is specific to the relevant legislation for work environments in Victoria. This course outlines the responsibilities of workers and employers, and encourages them to consult to reduce risks. It does this without a dive deep into legislation.

The learner outcomes for this course includes:

  • Activities considered hazardous manual tasks and the associated risk factors
  • How to assess manual tasks
  • Risk management strategies
  • Techniques for performing manual tasks safely
  • The course encourages the use of mechanical aids, based on the hierarchy of hazard controls

Adaptics - Kineo's unique approach to refresher training
Professional Audio
Animation and interactivity
WCAG 2.0 accessibility
Mobile compatibility
Formative assessments

Key Facts

100% Online Course - Complete your course quickly and easily online, no need to visit a classroom.

Learn at your own pace - We keep a record of how far you've progressed with your course, so you can complete it whenever you prefer.

Same Day Certificate - Upon completion your certificate will be sent to you.


Once successfully completed, learners will be issued with a Manual Handling Victoria course. Certificates are issued by Training Unlimited Pty Ltd (RTO ID 20891).

PLEASE BE AWARE - Students are NOT completing a nationally recognised unit of competency. Students will NOT receive a Statement of Attainment after completing this course.

Online Course FAQs

How do I get my Certificate?

Once you've successfully completed your course you'll need to fill out some information which is required by the Australian Government. We simply need a few bits of information about you and your USI number (more information here). Once we've got this information we will email your certificate to you.

What do I need to start learning?

Nothing! All you need is a computer or laptop. The latest versions of Internet Explorer, Chrome or Safari are recommend.

Why learn online?

Our online courses enable you to gain the skills and certification you need anywhere - even in the comfort of your own home. Our course content and learning management system is industry-leading, enabling you to achieve best results first time.

Course Enrolment

The cost for this Manual Handling Victoria course is $49. 

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