Dec 01, 2022  
2022–2023 University Catalog/Handbook (Fall) 
    
2022–2023 University Catalog/Handbook (Fall)
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BSC 7301 - Ergonomics

Hours: 2
This online course examines a variety of aspects of work-related ergonomics. Participants will review the history of ergonomics, ergonomic statistics, client-centered framework of practice, the Americans with Disabilities Act, universal design, posture, standing, sitting, computer work-station evaluation, occupational risks, cumulative trauma disorders/repetitive strain injuries/tendonitis, and low-back pain. Worker assessment and work hardening are reviewed before carrying out a worksite assessment. Injury prevention, ergonomic equipment, ergonomic resources, and documentation are also discussed.



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