Course Description:

This two-hour course is designed to provide the basic information needed to recognize and report musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) signs, symptoms, and risk factors. It addresses the key components of an Ergonomics Program and also provides information to assist both employees and employers in minimizing the risk of developing work-related MSDs. This course applies to employees and employers required to work in computer/data entry environments. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements.

Course Topics:

Musculoskeletal disorders
Signs and symptoms
Risk factors
Office furniture and position
Computer keyboards
Monitor positioning

Who Should Attend:

All persons who work primarily with computers

Regulatory Requirements:

Various OSHA Regulations