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Ergonomics for the Floor Employee for General Industry

    Ergonomics for the Floor Employee for General Industry

    Course Overview

    This online safety course, Ergonomics for the Floor Employee, will cover Ergonomics safety for an employee working on the floor of a manufacturing, warehousing, or other similar site, as according to Federal OSHA standards. Students will become familiar with hazards evaluation practices and how to control hazards on the job site and learn about effective ways to use Ergonomics to protect your office space from injuries due to Musculoskeletal Disorders

    Upon successful completion of the course, each student will receive a ClickSafety Certificate of Completion that will show the 0.1 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and 1 Contact Hour received for this IACET-approved course.

    This course is 0.1 CEUs

    Intended Audience

    This Ergonomics for the Floor Employee online course is designed for employees working on the floor in General Industry sectors, including those who are responsible for maintaining workplace safety and health according to OSHA regulations:

    • Manufacturing assemblers and other employees on production lines or stations
    • Material processors or handlers
    • Warehousing and Distribution operators
    • Packing operators

    Learning Objectives

    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. Upon successful completion of the course, you will be able to:

    1. Understand issues with ergonomics in the workplace
    2. Identify the major hazards associated with MSD and RMI type injury and illness
    3. Recognize some simple solutions to reduce ergonomic risk in the workplace

    Course Topics

    • Introduction to Ergonomics in General Industry
    • Ergonomics and MSDs
    • Ergonomic-related Hazards
    • Simple Solutions

    INDUSTRY TERMS

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

    Course Based On:

    This online safety course is based on OSHA General Duty Clause, Section 5(a)(1).

    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
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    Call: 800.971.1080