Workplace Ergonomics

The purpose of this unit is to give trainees a general understanding of ergonomics in the workplace. At the conclusion of this unit, trainees will have a basic understanding of how ergonomics can prevent MSDs; be able to identify ergonomic risk factors and work activities associated with MSD hazards; describe some common MSDs, including their signs and symptoms and the importance of reporting them early; and describe the actions that they can take to control ergonomic hazards.



Duration: 0.8 hours