Manual Handling

Fishing requires many manual jobs and is the leading cause of harm for ACC claims in this industry. This course covers ways to reduce your risk of a manual handling injury by learning how your body works and the techniques you can use when undertaking manual handling tasks onboard a commercial fishing vessel. MarineSAFE recommend that all crew complete this module for MOSS compliance.

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DESCRIPTION

Fishing requires many manual jobs and is the leading cause of harm for ACC claims in this industry. This course covers ways to reduce your risk of a manual handling injury by learning how your body works and the techniques you can use when undertaking manual handling tasks onboard a commercial fishing vessel. MarineSAFE recommend that all crew complete this module for MOSS compliance

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

On successful completion, students will be able to

  1. Understand the likelihood of manual handling injuries in the fishing industry and the main types of harm
  2. Identify factors that contribute to musculoskeletal injury risks for fishers
  3. Apply a simple manual handling risk assessment method and identify ways to reduce injury risks
  4. Identify safe work methods that will reduce the likelihood of suffering discomfort and pain from manual tasks

ASSESSMENT

This module has an online assessment

Duration

17 minute video plus assessment

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Course Includes

  • 4 Lessons
  • Course Certificate