Manual Handling Training

Bechtel

Bechtel Corporation

Bechtel Corporation is the worlds largest privately owned construction and civil engineering company, head quartered in the United States. Bechtel are renowned for the successful delivery of landmark mega projects across multiple markets and multiple industries including oil, gas and chemicals, mining and metals, defence and nuclear security, infrastructure, power and tunneling.

Project

Bechtel Australia – Curtis Island Operations (Oil & Gas), Gladstone QLD

Scope

The delivery of a Soft Tissue Injury Prevention Program for QCLNG Employees

Duration

2 Years

Participants

4000+ Employees

Included

  • Short interactive presentations
  • One on one or small group “on the job” review
  • Pre-Start Warm Up / Stretching Program delivered to all personnel including the training of great than 500 ‘stretch leaders’ to conduct the program daily with their respective crews / departments
  • Comprehensive report with overview of training delivered, recommendations made, innovations and control measures to reduce the risk of musculoskeletal injury
  • Monthly, quarterly and six monthly refresher training

TasNetworks

TasNetworks

TasNetworks is a Tasmanian state owned corporation that supplies power from the generation source to homes and businesses through a network of transmission towers, substations and power lines.

Project

17 TasNetwork Sites – Tasmania Wide

Scope

The delivery of a Soft Tissue Injury Prevention Program for High Risk Manual Handling Tasks

Duration

4 Months

Participants

500+ Employees

Included

  • Hazardous Manual Task Risk Identification (30 roles)
  • Development of Hazardous Manual Task Risk Assessments with recommendations made regarding potential control measures
  • Development of Safe Work Method Statements and Best Practice Manual Handling Guidelines
  • Small Group review and training on best practice manual handling techniques and risk mitigation strategies
  • Ergonomic training and individual one on one assessments for all office based personnel
  • Development of online virtual instruction / guidance materials – with video footage of hazardous manual tasks and step by step guide on best practice approach
  • Comprehensive report with overview of training delivered, recommendations made, innovations and control measures to reduce the risk of musculoskeletal injury

Gladstone Regional Council

Bechtel Corporation

Gladstone Regional Council is a local government area in Central Queensland, employing great than 700 personnel. It covers the following shires: Calliope, Gladstone, Miriam Vale and Agnes Waters.

Project

Gladstone, QLD

Scope

The delivery of a Soft Tissue Injury Prevention Program for High Risk Manual Handling Tasks

Duration

12 Months

Participants

1000+ Employees

Included

  • Short interactive presentations
  • One on One or small group “on the job” review and coaching on best practice manual handling techniques
  • Pre-start Warm Up / Stretching Program delivered to all personnel including the training of ‘stretch leaders’ to conduct the program daily with their respective crews / departments
  • Ergonomic assessments and training for all office based staff
  • Comprehensive report with overview of training delivered, recommendations made, innovations and control measures to reduce the risk of musculoskeletal injury
  • Six monthly follow up ‘refresher’ training