|Dates:||August 19-21, 2014|
|Meets:||First two days 8AM-5PM, Last day 8AM-noon, 3 sessions|
|Materials:||Provided by UT Arlington|
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19 Hours | $595
Contract Price: $7,000
This course covers the use of ergonomic principles to recognize, evaluate, and control workplace conditions that cause or contribute to musculoskeletal and nerve disorders. Course topics include work physiology, anthropometry, musculoskeletal disorders, use of video display terminals, and risk factors such as vibration, temperature, material handling, repetition, and lifting and patient transfers in health care. Course emphasis is on industrial case studies covering analysis and design of work situations and equipment workshops in manual lifting, and coverage of current OSHA compliance policies and guidelines.