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Workstation Ergonomics


Workstation Ergonomics
Workstation Ergonomics

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


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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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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): 4 stars based on 171 reviews
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.
License:
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: Post-Secondary
Validation:
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Brandon Tizeno
    Brandon Tizeno United States of America Very informative for not just the workplace, but for whenever one has to be stationary for a task, such as studying, or reading. 2015-06-06 19:06:03
  • Satish Reddy Koteru
    Satish Reddy Koteru Saudi Arabia It is good to get knowledge regarding the mentioned course. 2015-06-02 08:06:32
  • Ejiofor Nweze
    Ejiofor Nweze [[]] I did ergonomics as a subject/course in the University, as a working class I understand that ergonomics is something we need in our day to day office/household work. I will love to join this course and add/refresh my knowledge. thank you 2015-05-29 23:05:08
  • Madjoriel Alaan
    Madjoriel Alaan Philippines Very informative Course. Learned that ergonomics can prevent illnesses, reduce risk and most specially improve productivity. 2015-05-25 14:05:16
  • Dinesh Baviskar
    Dinesh Baviskar United Arab Emirates Excellent course material 2015-05-18 11:05:12
  • Anita Hampton
    Anita Hampton United States of America This was a quick and helpful course, especially intended for those who are chained to their workstations all day. Though the suggestions seem small, they can make a world of difference. I would absolutely recommend this course to individuals, as well as to members of management, so that this course could be included during new-hire training periods. 2015-05-16 07:05:35
  • James Stockton
    James Stockton United Kingdom Good, enjoyed it 2015-04-14 13:04:25
  • Adegbola Fagbamila
    Adegbola Fagbamila Nigeria Am glad to be part of this great learning place, have learn a lot about ergonomics which have added to my understanding in the work place. 2015-03-18 22:03:48
  • Dr Rebanta Kumar Dash
    Dr Rebanta Kumar Dash India A very good learning experience 2015-03-16 09:03:41
  • Jesus Matus
    Jesus Matus Mexico I loved the very good course learned a lot 2015-03-11 23:03:07
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