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CPD50 - Principles of Manual Handling, Mobility and Transfers in the Community


At a glance

This two hour course provides you with an overview of manual handling risks, management and controls to reduce injury to workers and ensure client safety.  It also contains an overview of common mobility aids used in the community and the physical aspects of common transfer procedures in the community setting.

Total cost of this course is $45.00 for direct access to the course at

Study Mode Online
Intake Dates Year Round

Hours of study

This is a two hour course completed online.

Professional Recognition

Upon successful completion, you will be awarded two CPD hours.


Course Summary

Learning Outcomes:

  • 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

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Resources Required

There are no resources required for this course.

Program Structure

Self-directed online course with quiz

How to Apply


To enrol in this short course, please visit and register your attendance at