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Course Description

This course covers use of ergonomic principles to recognize, evaluate, and control workplace conditions that cause or contribute to musculoskeletal and nerve disorders.

Topics include: work physiology, anthropometry, musculoskeletal disorders, use of video display terminals, and risk factors such as vibration, temperature, and repetition, material handling, repetition, and lifting and 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. It will be useful to bring a calculator to class. Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the ability to recognize work-related musculoskeletal and nerve disorders, assess employer’s ergonomic programs, and conduct ergonomic evaluations. Minimum student contact hours: 18

For any questions please reach out to oshaed@keene.edu
For more information, visit https://oshaedne.com/

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Title
OSHA #2255 Principles of Ergonomics
Type
Discussion
Days
M, T
Time
8:00AM to 4:30PM
Dates
Jan 31, 2022 to Feb 01, 2022
Type
Discussion
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 12:00PM
Dates
Feb 02, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
18.0
Location
  • VILT
Delivery Options
Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $795.00 now or pay later Click here to get more information
Potential Discount(s)
Drop Request Deadline
Jan 31, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Jan 31, 2022
Notes

Monday & Tuesday : 8:00am- 4:30pm

Wednesday: 8:00am - 12:00pm

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