Most injuries that happen at work are caused by physical stress and strain, such as sitting in the same position for a long time and making repetitive movements. These injuries can cause stress and strain on muscles, nerves, tendons, joints, blood vessels, and spine. In this course, Ergonomics at the Workplace, we will teach you the basic Ergonomics required to avoid strain and injury.
Office Ergonomics can help you be more comfortable at work. It can help lower stress and injury caused by awkward positions and repetitive tasks. It focuses on how things are set up in your office work space that you often neglect. You will be reminded how important it is to periodically rest your arms and eyes, relaxing your shoulder or your back to prevent physical stress and strain.
Within this 1-day workshop, participants will be introduced to Ergonomics, the importance of Ergonomics and preventive measures for bad Ergonomic practices.
This course is recommended for anyone who works and performs office based job or manual handling job (Intended for workers of all categories, from worker on the ground to Managers in the office).
At the end of this course, you should be able to:
You will be learning the following:
Introduction of Ergonomics
Risk Factors involved and Identifiers
Consequences Poor Ergonomics
Importance and Elements of Ergonomics
Risk factors and Bad Practices in Manual Handling
Recommended Practices and Standards
$374.50 per participant (Inc. GST)
No SDF grant.
Absentees will be charged the full course fee.
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