Workplace Ergonomics Assessment

ergonomics workplace assessment course online

Workplace Ergonomics Assessment is an easy-to-use online training resource that informs participants of important workplace ergonomics methods. Course participants are also taught procedures for performing their own workplace ergonomic assessment.

Learning Outcomes​

  • Define ergonomics
  • Know the risk factors associated with office work
  • Describe WorkSafeBC’s OHS Regulation requirements regarding ergonomics
  • Understand the role of organization policies and procedures in ergonomics
  • Define a musculoskeletal injury (MSI)
  • Understand the relationship between basic anatomy and MSI
  • Explain the signs and symptoms of MSI
  • Know the correct ergonomic set-up for your workstation
  • Do an ergonomic assessment on your own workstation
  • Reduce or remove any identifiable risks
  • Summarize key points from the course
  • Learn additional strategies to keep safe and healthy
Self-paced (Start and finish on your time)