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OSHA 2255 - Principles of Ergonomics

This course covers the use of ergonomic principles to recognize, evaluate, and control workplace conditions that cause or contribute to musculoskeletal and nerve disorders. Course topics include work physiology, anthropometry, musculoskeletal disorders, use of video display terminals, and risk factors such as vibration, temperature, material handling, repetition, and lifting and patient transfers in health care. Course emphasis is on industrial case studies covering analysis and design of work stations and equipment workshops in manual lifting, and coverage of current OSHA compliance policies and guidelines. Upon course completion students will have the ability to recognize work-related musculoskeletal and nerve disorders, assess employer's ergonomic programs, and conduct ergonomic evaluations.

Note: Requires appropriate clothing for field exercise.

Travel plans must accommodate the course end time.

Course Number: FPM-40297   Credit: 3 units

Other Credit: CEU 3.2, ABIH 3.01 CM Points, BCSP 3.2 COCs

Textbooks: All materials are provided on the first day of class.

This course is part of the following Safety Certificate Program(s).

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11/18/19 - 11/21/19   + More Information San Diego, CA 134205 $765.00 Add to Cart
02/03/20 - 02/06/20   + More Information Tempe, AZ 143439 $765.00 Add to Cart
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