Workplace Ergonomics Course
Workplace Ergonomics Course:
Ergonomic injuries are the leading cause of injuries in the workplace. This course will aid in proper implementation of an ergonomic program including job hazard analysis (biomechanics, awkward posture, stressors), effective engineering and administrative controls, employee and management involvement and post injury management and care. The required amount of time to complete the course is dependent upon your knowledge of workplace safety, but we find that the average completion time is approximately 8 hours. You have up to six months to complete the course.
The student will take a comprehensive online exam at the end of the course. You must score 80% to receive certification. You have three opportunities to pass the exam.
A refresher course and exam will be required every three (3) years. The cost of this recertification is $95.
Through the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, 0.8 CEUs are offered for this course. If you are interested in receiving CEUs for this course, upon successful completion of the exam, please either download the form and instructions here or obtain the form and instructions from a Member Services Representative by calling 800-922-2219 or clicking here.