Work Health and Safety Courses

Gymnastics Victoria has two Work Health and Safety (WHS) courses available for the Gymnastics community via Thinkific. Technical Officials will receive 2 updating points for each of these courses upon receipt of their completion certificate at

Manual Handling for Gymnastics Course 
Follow Workplace Health and Safety Policies Course 

These online courses are suitable for Gymnastics Clubs and Coaches across Victoria, meets national standards and develops your knowledge and skills regarding

  • Identifying hazardous manual tasks
  • Assessing and controlling the risks with manual tasks
  • Moving and Storing Equipment
  • Basic spotting techniques
  • Comply with WHS legislation

Each Gymnastics Victoria club receives complimentary access for 2 people to complete each course. The cost for additional personnel who are members of Gymnastics clubs, including Staff, Gymnasts and Technical Officials, is $30USD per course (the course is tax deductible for those eligible).

To receive your club's free access please email


Venue & Equipment Safety Checklist

As part of the Affiliation Standards, Clubs are required to provide a Venue & Equipment Safety Checklist. An example checklist is provided below:

Venue & Equipment Safety Checklist
(Microsoft Excel Workbook)