This OSHA #2255 Principles of Ergonomics course at Keyport scheduled for March 23-25, 2020 has been CANCELED due to in-person instruction being suspended at the training facility in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. We will be looking at dates to reschedule the training when the facility reopens. Please monitor the course schedule for updates. To email or speak with someone regarding a full refund of the course registration fees or transferring a course registration, contact information is located at the lower right on this page.
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 stations and equipment workshops in manual lifting, and coverage of current OSHA compliance policies and guidelines. Upon course completion students will have the ability to recognize work-related musculoskeletal and nerve disorders, assess employer’s ergonomic programs, and conduct ergonomic evaluations.
9:00 am to 4:00 pm | Monday – Wednesday
U.S. Naval Undersea Museum - Classroom
1 Garnett Way
Keyport, WA 98345