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OSHA #2255 Principles of Ergonomics applied to Work-Related Musculoskeletal and Nerve Disorders

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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. Minimum student contact hours: 18

Prerequisites: None

 

Class Details

3 Sessions
Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu

Location
Eastern Michigan University - Boone Hall

Instructor
Sherrod Elledge 

 

Notice

Please read:  Please arrive at least 15 minutes early on the first day of class to check in and pick up your course materials. Parking validations will be provided each day in the class. Lunch is on your own. Certificates of completion will be issued by the instructor at the end of the course.

Course Fee: 

$725.00


Registration Closes On
Tuesday, April 7, 2020 @ 5:00 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
4/14/2020 - 4/16/2020 Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Ypsilanti, Eastern Michigan University - Boone Hall  Map Sherrod Elledge