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Health and Safety

    Workplace Safety

Learning Outcomes

At the successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Understand the mechanism of hearing
  • Identify the causes of hearing impairment
  • Apply the benefits of using hearing protection equipment in the workplace
  • Describe the structure and function of the spine
  • Identify the risk factors for occupational back injury
  • Identify back care techniques
  • Identify work place control measures to reduce the risk of back injury
  • Describe what is meant by Discomfort, Pain and Injury (DPI)
  • Outline the groups of contributory factors and how they combine to result in DPI
  • Describe the contributory factors individuals and workplaces need to consider when preventing and managing DPI
  • Outline measures used to manage the risks to staff experiencing DPI

Non-accredited training

Trainee numbers  

Minimum 10, Maximum 15

Course duration          

2 days for all three outcomes (Course can be delivered separately)

1.Demonstrate knowledge of the prevention and management of DPI in the workplace (1 day)

2.Identify the causes of back injury and methods to prevent back injuries in the workplace (1/2 day)

3.Demonstrate knowledge of hearing conversation in the workplace (1/2 day)


  • 2 day course - $400 per person
  • 1 day course - $290  per person
  • 1/2 day course - $200  per person


3/94 Delta Street, Geebung, Brisbane, or training may also be conducted at clients venue upon request


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