Register: EOHSS Ergonomics Awareness

This course provides the necessary framework in identifying and controlling the ergonomic risks for developing musculoskeletal disorders. Emphasis is placed on proper lifting techniques. Participants are encouraged to consider the ergonomic risks in their workplace inspections.

Learning Objectives

  • Ergonomics Definition and Application
  • Legislation; McMaster’s Policies, Due Diligence
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs) 
  • Symptoms 
  • WSIB Lost Time Claim Costs
  • Assessment and Controls
  • Back Pain: Lifting Tips and Techniques
  • Questions and Answers

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR IN-CLASS AND ONLINE SESSIONS (MacID login required)

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Note: If you have registered for an in-class training session but can no longer attend, please contact  with the name, date, time, and location of the session in order to cancel your registration.

Online Training Reminder: 24 hours after registering in Mosaic to complete an online session, the course content and quiz will become available in your Avenue to Learn account (MacID login required). Your training summary, accessible in Mosaic, will reflect successful completion of training one (1) business day after successfully completing the course quiz.

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