Ergonomics

    Ergonomics

    Course Overview

    In this intermediate online safety course, you can expect to learn ergonomics safety according to Federal OSHA standards. This course focuses on injury and ergonomics awareness to prevent medical disorders caused by back strain, cumulative trauma and repetitive motions. This course will provide you with the tools that you need in order to look for the symptoms, know the common hazards and promote good ergonomics in the workplace.

    Intended Audience

    This Ergonomics awareness online course is designed for construction workers and managers who are responsible for the safety of their job site according to OSHA regulations:

    • Construction Foremen
    • Construction Supervisors
    • Construction Workers

    Learning Objectives

    In this online safety course, we will teach you about office ergonomics safety and how to recognize and prevent ergonomic injuries and illnesses. You will also become familiar with hazards evaluation practices and how to control hazards on the job site. When finished with this course, you will have been provided with the resources needed to deal with ergonomic hazards and know how to monitor yourself and coworkers for symptoms of injury.

    Course Topics

    • Introduction to Ergonomics
    • Ergonomic Injuries and Illnesses
    • Hazards Recognition
    • Hazards Evaluation
    • Hazard Control
    • Ergonomics at the Computer
    • Ergonomics at the Construction Site
    • Ergonomics: Summing Up

    INDUSTRY TERMS

    • OSHA
    • Musculoskeletal Disorder
    • Office Ergonomics Safety
    • Ergonomics Safety Tips
    • Ergonomics Awareness
    • Office Ergonomics Safety Guide

    Features and Benefits

    By taking ClickSafety’s Ergonomics online safety course, you will learn the importance of applying ergonomic principles on the job. Upon successful completion of this course, you will:

    • Be aware of common hazards and exposure patterns
    • Understand the benefits of employing good ergonomics
    • Use a safety checklist to ensure you remain a healthy and productive worker

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    Call: 800.971.1080