Applied Ergonomics (On-Site)

On-site | 4 hours



Focusing on the application of ergonomic principles and tools, this course provides a comprehensive understanding of how to evaluate, quantify, and resolve risk factors to improve operation and reduce incidence of injury.  Actual on-site workstations will be evaluated by students using tools provided during the course.

  • Understand the importance of a team approach to creating an effective ergonomics program.
  • Learn how to apply the evidence-based science of ergonomics when identifying and quantifying risk factors.
  • Apply assessment tool (provided) to onsite workstations to perform a complete ergonomics evaluation including team brainstorming of resolutions, effectiveness to resolve concern and strategy to implement.
  • Understand effective prevention strategies.  

Additional information

Target Audience

All personnel




4 Hours