A course designed for employees who primarily use computers at work. This course provides information about ergonomics, body postures, and adjustment of the work environment to reduce the risk of developing musculoskeletal disorders due to work.
Ergonomics for Supervisors and Managers
A course that provides supervisors with education, consultation, and direction regarding the ergonomics of work processes. By identifying and recognizing risks, methods of reducing workplace injuries due to ergonomics can be implemented to address potential problems. Other topics of this course include ergonomics related to health, productivity and employee relations.
Manual Materials Handling
A course designed for all employees who lift or handle materials on a regular basis. This course provides information about proper lifting techniques and how to avoid injuries associated with material handling.
Reducing Injuries in the Healthcare Environment
A course that provides healthcare workers with an overview of ergonomics. The information gained will assist them in the development, improvement, and implementation of ergonomic programs at their facility. This includes information on implementing Safe Patient Handling and Mobility (SPHM) programs.
Tamara James, MA, CPE