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OSHA 2255 - Principles of Ergonomics Training Course

An introductory course offered in partnership with the Mid-America OSHA Education Center.
Tue, July 12, 2016, 8:00 am to Thu, July 14, 2016, 12:00 pm
Center for Occupational Health in Automotive Manufacturing (COHAM)
1314 Kinnear Road
Columbus, OH 43212

In conjunction with theĀ Mid-America OSHA Education Center, this introductory course covers the use of ergonomic principles to recognize, evaluate, and control work place conditions that cause or contribute to musculoskeletal and nerve disorders.

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, laboratory sessions in manual lifting, and coverage of current OSHA compliance policies.

Credit Awarded: 1.9 CEUs

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