A guiding principle behind office ergonomics is the need to understand which components and interactions make up a successful office workplace. This 3-hour course provides a methodology and templates to help participants perform office ergonomics analyses and generate reasonable and feasible ergonomics recommendations for intervention.
Intended Audience: Licensed professionals ‐ Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist Assistant, Occupational Therapist Assistant, Athletic Trainer, Physician, Physician Assistant, Chiropractor, Occupational Health Nurse. Certified/Registered Kinesiologist, Exercise Physiologist or Case Manager. Consideration of other health/safety personnel based on space and background.
Program Level (AOTA): Introductory
AOTA Classification Category: 2 – Occupational Therapy Process
Prerequisites: Licensure or registration information if seeking a certificate of completion, download course materials from link sent via email prior to training
Student Ratio: 15 to 20:1
General Teaching Method Overview: Webinar lecture, video case work, test
Informed Consent: No
Duration: 3 hours, 2.5 contact hours
Completion Requirements: Attend all course sessions, class participation/engagement in learning activities and post test score of 80% or more.