Ergonomics in the Workplace

In this Ergonomics course, we’ll cover general ergonomics, office, vehicle, and industrial environment ergonomics, as well as the health and safety legislation surrounding them.

Ergonomics in the Workplace

Ergonomics in the Workplace

In this Ergonomics course, we’ll cover general ergonomics as well as office, vehicle, and industrial environments. After this training course, learners will be able to describe and understand what ergonomics are, and understand the Occupational Health and Safety legislation surrounding them. Learners will also be able to identify common ergonomic related musculoskeletal disorders, as well as the symptoms and signs associated with work-related musculoskeletal disorders. Finally we’ll cover various ergonomic control measures to eliminate or reduce the risk of work-related injury.

Workplace Ergonomics Topics

  • Introduction
  • Laws and Regulations
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries (MSI)
  • Ergonomics Hazards
  • Other Risk Factors
  • Ergonomic Risk Control & MSI Prevention

This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.


Average Completion Time

Completion times vary depending on the number of times the information is viewed prior to finishing the course. The average completion time is 90 minutes.


Knowledge Assessment

Testing is conducted in this online course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided two opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.


Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to download and print. You can access your certificate through your online account.