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Workstation Ergonomics


Workstation Ergonomics

Workstation Ergonomics

Learn safety skills to identify key factors that can affect you at your workstation


Students: 11,478
Course Description

It is important for those who spend long periods of time working with computers to know about workstation ergonomics, also known as DSE. This free online course demonstrates the recommended way to use computer equipment in a safe and healthy way.
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Given the widespread use of computers at work and beyond, this course is increasingly vital in today's world.
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Learning Outcomes

You will be able to identify the key factors that can affect workstation ergonomics and the most important physical factors that you should be aware of when at your workstation. This course will help you to identify and understand Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs)


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Workstation Ergonomics

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Course Rating (By Learners)
Course Title Workstation Ergonomics
Course # 109
Course Publisher Advance Learning
Course Category 3
Content Origin Commerical Development Product
Course Description  It is important for those who spend long periods of time working with computers to know about workstation ergonomics, also known as DSE. This free online course demonstrates the recommended way to use computer equipment in a safe and healthy way. Given the widespread use of computers at work and beyond, this course is increasingly vital in today's world.
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Release Date 04 March 2011
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 1-2 Hours
Video/Audio Low
Audio Only High
Animation High
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Higher High Secondary School
 
Validation
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
Merchandise Availability Yes
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  • Shabir Hussain India This course will surely help me in changing the way I sit and do my work at office. Thanks for the valuable advise. 2014-12-17 14:12:51
  • Susan Brazier United Kingdom Very useful information for setting up your workstation to prevent any problems 2014-12-15 16:12:44
  • Danny Batu United Arab Emirates very informative. 2014-12-13 12:12:09
  • Jen Otenti United States of America Great introductory course and material - 5 stars 2014-12-11 22:12:35
  • Sankaran Iyer Tanzania good course. well presented. easy to learn the relevant information. 2014-12-09 06:12:59
  • Ruel Sagadal Philippines Great very informative for workers especially in IT and computer persons. 2014-12-09 05:12:01
  • Maureen Hogan Australia Course was informative but it would have been helpful to know to use a different browser as the certificate wouldn't display and I had to take the assessment again. 2014-12-08 21:12:32
  • Shakirat Abiodun Alade-raheem Nigeria Workstation ergonomics course is very interesting and relevant. 2014-12-02 12:12:17
  • Enid Ongaya Kenya It was very informative and the case studies made the course very practical.Excellent course on basic workstation ergonomics. 2014-12-02 11:12:37
  • Jean-Pierre Martiny Bahrain Great to remind the essential! 2014-11-30 06:11:43
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