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TLID0020 - Shift materials safely using manual handling methods


Maintain your industry currency every 3-years in Manual Handling when you refresh your skills and knowledge through the Nationally Recognised Training by completing the following unit.


Accredited Units of Compentency

  • TLID0020 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods


Study options include:

  • Group Bookings: Face to Face Classrom 1/2 day workshops
  • Online Self-Paced Learning through our Learner Portal


Refresh your knowledge to maintain safe work practices in the workplace by understanding and implementing SafeWork Australia Manual Handling techniques.

Minimise your downtime through the self-paced study options so that you can keep on working. 


For more information contact us today on admin@dnatraining.com.au

Course sessions

Location Address Dates
Australia Wide This option is for Self-Paced online learning using the LMS Learner Portal Start date: 01 Jan 2024 13:17
End date: 30 Jun 2024 13:17
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TLID0020 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods


Course Description

This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to shift materials safely using manual handling methods.

It includes assessing the risks associated with relocating the load, planning the relocation process and carrying out the relocation in accordance with the plan. Work must be carried out in compliance with the relevant work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) regulations concerning the manual handling and movement of loads.

Work is performed under some supervision generally within a team environment.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.


Pre-requisite Unit

Not applicable.

Competency Field

D – Load Handling


You can apply these skills working in a range of job roles and industries or private businesses.

Course Duration

Duration Option:

Group Booking 1/2 Day Workshop


Self-paced E-Learning


We deliver this accredited training course through 1/2 day of Theory and Practical


Assessment Methods include

  • Written Assessment
  • Practical Observation


Check out the Participant Handbook for the technology requirements to enter into this course.


Knowledge Tester

Do you know which term is related to Manual Handling???

  1. Lifting 
  2. Pulling
  3. Pushing
  4. Spinning

Course Outcomes

On successful completion of the course you will receive a Statement of Attainment certifying your completion of the National Recognised Training.


TLID0020 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods


What will you learn?

  • Assess risks associated with relocating load
  • Plan load relocation
  • Relocate load


For further information contact our team at admin@dnatraining.com.au


DNA Training Solutions works in auspice agreement with Thoughtplanters RTO 40739. Statements of Attainment and Certificates are issued through Thoughtplanters as Nationally Recognised Training


Training Locations

  • Manual Handling Course will provide you with access to our e-learning portal.
  • You can complete your theory anytime anywhere. You don't have to sit in a classroom!
  • You will be able to access our Trainers and Assessors through the e-learning portal.
  • We offer LLN support to help guide you through your learning journey with us.

Once you have finished your assessment tasks our trainers will provide you with feedback on your course outcomes.


Practical Location

If Practical is required one of our Trainers and Assessors take you hands on out into the field to apply your knowledge and form your skills in Manual Handling.

Alternative assessment methods are video/photos and third party reports can be accepted for practical observation from a distance.

Group Bookings

Our Trainers and Assessors will come to your business to train your staff on your selected courses which we can tailor to suit your industry.

When we train your staff on your site you will have the benefits of minimising risk in the workplace and have the knowledge that your employees can act in case of an incident occurring to minimise the loss of lives or serious injury.


Yes Group Bookings can apply for a team discount as we offer loyalty rewards programs for those that we provide regular training and assessment activities. 


Contact us on admin@dnatraining.com.au for your tailored Group Booking quote.


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