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 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.

This course is a requirement toward earning the Mid Atlantic OTI Education Center Industrial Hygiene Specialist Certificate.

Prerequisites:  None

Course Includes: Student binder, Lunch and Refreshments for in-person classes

Course Time: 3 days, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, EST

Contact Hours:  18

Course Fee: $795.00

Upcoming Course Schedule

12 Nov

OSHA 2255 – Principles of Ergonomics

11/12/2024 - 11/14/2024
08:00 am - 04:00 pm
09 Dec

OSHA 2255 – Principles of Ergonomics

12/09/2024 - 12/18/2024
06:00 pm - 09:30 pm