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Ergonomics for Skilled Trades – Practical Guidelines and Tips

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This course is geared toward anyone working within the skilled trades and is delivered in an electronic presentation format. Topics include musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs), ideal working heights and postures, working in hot and cold environments, tool selection, and general manual material handling.

 

Program Content

  • Help workers understand what MSDs are and how they develop.
  • Raise awareness of common ergonomic issues that are present in work environments.
  • Help workers recognize and minimize the risk factors to which they may be exposed.
  • Encourage workers to identify and report concerns and suggest potential solutions.
 

Who Should Attend?

Managers, supervisors, and those in skilled trades.

 
Program
Details
Price Per Participant at
IHSA Facility
Total Course Price at
Your Facility
Program Duration
1/2 Day
Member Fee
$85.00
Member Fee
$605.00
Max Participants
20
Non-member Fee
$169.00
Non-member Fee
$1,210.00
 
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To inquire about possible dates and enrollment for this course, please contact our Customer Service Department at 1-800-263-5024.

 
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