Our nationally recognised 10685NAT Course in Safe Handling of Sharps and Infectious Waste training teaches participants important skills in the identification, assessment and safe removal of sharps and infectious waste. This course is designed for staff in workplaces such as councils, cleaning companies, health organisations and waste collection services. Group Training Only - 8 Participants Minimum

Course Subjects

  • Adherence to organisational policies and procedures for the handling of sharps & infectious waste
  • Risk assessment and hazard identification
  • Implementation of control measures
  • Safe removal of sharps and infectious waste
  • Identification of consequences and implications
  • Personal protective equipment and removal equipment usage

6 Hours face-to-face training Or 2 Hours Pre-course Study and 4 Hours face-to-face training


Please contact us for pricing details. Group bookings only.


This course involves a mixture of written and practical assessment.

Award Issued

On successful completion of this course you will be awarded a statement of attainment. Industry standards recommend that this training should be refreshed every 2 years.

For Sharps/Infectious Waste group training bookings

Experienced Trainers

All our trainers are highly knowledgeable in work health & safety, and come from emergency services or nursing backgrounds.

Nationally Recognised

We provide nationally recognised training through our partnership with Allens Training Pty Ltd (RTO 90909).

Engaging Training

Our trainers provide an enjoyable learning experience, with a sense of fun!