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Office Ergonomics for All Industries

    Office Ergonomics for All Industries

    Course Overview

    This online safety course, Office Ergonomics, will cover Ergonomics safety for an employee working in an office, as according to Federal OSHA standards. Students will 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 has 0.1 CEU

     

    Intended Audience

    This Office Ergonomics online course is designed for all employees and managers in all industries such as Construction and General Industry, including those who are responsible for maintaining workplace safety and health according to OSHA regulations:

    • Manufacturing
    • Warehousing and Distribution
    • Construction
    • Property Management
    • Retail Services
    • Hospitality

    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. Upon successful completion of the course, you will:

    1. Identify major hazards in the office associated with MSD and RMD injury and illness
    2. Describe activities in the office that can lead to MSD and RMD injury and illness
    3. Identify tools for protecting oneself from MSD and RMD injury and illness
    4. Recognize ways to protect oneself from MSD and RMD injury and illness in the office
    5. Recognize employer requirements for protecting office workers from MSD and RMD injury and illness

    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

    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 in the office. Upon successful completion of this course, you will:

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

    Burlington, MA 01803
    Call: 800.971.1080