Recognition of the importance of ergonomics and proper manual handling procedures has increased dramatically in recent years. Whether sitting at a desk, working with computers, or operating equipment on a factory floor, ergonomics affects every worker constantly.
This Essentials of Ergonomics and Manual Handling online compliance training module introduces the concepts of ergonomics and explains correct manual handling techniques in the workplace. The course also covers issues to consider in the office environment, such as the setup and use of desks, chairs and laptops. This training will help your staff remain safe in your workplace by minimising short-term and long-term ergonomic risks.
The Essentials of Ergonomics and Manual Handling course covers the following major subject areas:
This course is delivered as an online self-paced training module. The module consists of 35 screens of content followed by an assessment of randomised questions. Participants must answer all questions correctly in order to complete the course, and may review content and re-attempt the assessment until it has been passed. Most people will complete the course in 25 to 30 minutes. After completion, a personalised certificate can be printed.
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High quality, comprehensive and engaging content is not all there is to our unique course offerings. Our courses are supported by the flexible and powerful Online Compliance Learning Management System (OCLMS) platform. The platform also includes many unique administration features and customisation options that enable you to present a consistent and appealing experience.
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