This course will provide workers with the appropriate work practices and workstation set-ups that will reduce ergonomic discomfort and stress associated with repetitive tasks or straining positions, and take effective steps to prevent the onset of Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs).
All individuals working at a workstation in offices, healthcare, security, hospitality and tourism, research, shipping and warehousing.
Learners will be able to identify the risk factors associated with poor ergonomic positioning and the controls necessary to prevent musculoskeletal disorders from occurring.
Introduction to Ergonomics
Common causes of work-related MSDs
Ergonomics Risk Factors
Controls and Preventive measures