This program’s goal is to raise awareness of ergonomic risks construction teams might come into contact with. Steps for identifying and addressing ergonomic risk factors on the job site are included, along with an educational overview of the general risks presented by such hazards.
This course is an elective course that can help fulfill the requirement for an individual applying for a Site Safety Training Card. This is an awareness-level training only and does not provide any other qualification or authorization outside of the Site Safety Training Card.
The course fee does not include the cost of an SST Card.
Course Hour1 Hour
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After completion of this course students will be able to:
- Become generally familiar with how the human body interfaces with and use equipment, moves material and perform tasks.
- Recognize when ergonomic hazards become likely and how to avoid becoming injured.
- Avoid risk of muscle injuries.
Users must grant access to their desktop/laptop’s camera and microphone in order to successfully complete this training. It is recommended that students complete the training on a computer with Google Chrome as the browser.
The use of a mobile device, like a smartphone, may result in unintended issues running the course.
100% attendance in the course and active participation in all learning activities including a final assessment are required to earn a course completion card.