Ergonomics (1 Hour)
This course is based on Ergonomics and is worth 1 PDH towards license renewal. This is a question/answer based technical course. All quizzes must be completed in order to obtain your certificate. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you – Invest in Yourself.
Requirements and Certification Overview
Ergonomics is the science of designing products to fit their function. In the workplace, ergonomics refers to the proper way to perform repetitive motions to avoid injury and stress on the body. Our online training will help you stay compliant and avoid fines. The course is fully online and easy to take.
Our online Ergonomics Training program is one of the fastest and easiest ways to complete your required training. After completing all of the required sections. You will be able to immediately print your Nationally Accepted certificate of completion. The certificate is valid for 1 year.
For an additional fee, we can mail your certificate to you and include a pocket card.
Proper ergonomics can improve employee health, well-being, and productivity. Our online Ergonomics course helps employers or employees identify hazards and prevent injury.
Who Should Take This Course
Our training meets OSHA standards. It’s important to check with your employer for any additional safety requirements. It’s important to keep a copy of your course completion certificate for your own records.
In this course you will learn about recognizing ergonomic risk factors in the workplace and correcting the hazards and improving worker protection. This course is designed for employers or employees in the manufacturing, construction, maritime, and agricultural industries whose work activities and job conditions include: repeating the same motion throughout your workday; working in awkward or stationary positions; lifting heavy or awkward items; using excessive force to perform tasks; and being exposed to excessive vibration or extreme temperatures.
Our course covers topics including:
- Ergonomics Overview
- MSDs Overview
- How Ergonomics Can Help the Workplace
- Detecting and Preventing Ergonomic Hazards
- Job Hazard Analysis
- Controlling Ergonomic Risk Factors
- MSD Management
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