PDC20093 - Principles of Manual Handling, Mobility and Transfers in the Community
|Duration||2 hours online self-paced learning. Students can access the micro-credential for one year from enrolment.|
This online micro-credential provides an overview of manual handling risks, management and controls to reduce injury to workers and ensure client safety. It also overviews common mobility aids used in the community and the physical aspects of common transfer procedures in the community setting.
This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.
Our micro-credentials are aligned to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
Structure & Availability
Students can access the micro-credential for one year from enrolment.
- Describe and identify Manual Handling risks and apply Manual Handling Principles for safe practice
- Describe physical work practices, knowledge and skills for manual handling
- Recognise the importance of assessment and planning for client mobilisation and transfers.
Digital Badge via Credly
Students can also download a Certificate of Completion, share to social media or add to a professional portfolio.
There are no specific entry requirements.
Our micro-credentials are available for anyone to access. You do not have to be a CQUniversity student.
How to apply
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