Ergonomics training is to be given to all employees and management in a company to tell them about the information regarding ergonomics, thereby working in a safe environment. An ergonomics consultant on the job site or at a center in general conducts ergonomics training.
Ergonomics training is actually the information regarding the ergonomic equipments and their usage. This ergonomics training makes the employees to make proper usage of the ergonomic equipments. Ergonomics training increases the comfort, safety and productivity.
Ergonomics training provides the information regarding the basic overview of the principles of ergonomics; it’s history and relationship with other sciences, musculoskeletal disorders, and ergonomic exercises to avoid the problems. All human characteristics are addressed by the ergonomics training.
The Ergonomics training provides the information regarding the anatomy, which provides and clear cut understanding of skeletal system, ligaments, tendons, muscles, nerves and the importance of ergonomic analysis procedure.
Ergonomics training also provides the information regarding the psychological factors that are related with ergonomics. It also provides the techniques and analysis methods. Ergonomics training also provides the employees with the information of applied knowledge of engineering and human sciences, which have particular relevance with ergonomics.
Ergonomics training provides the information regarding the conditions leading to the musculoskeletal disorders like the Carpal tunnel disorder, Repetitive strain injury, back problems, neck problems etc., found in industry. This ergonomics training class also discusses about the types of jobs that are at the risk of musculoskeletal disorders.
Ergonomics training class also tells you about the ergonomic exercises such as physical therapy exercises, taking short breaks, walking etc., that will help you to avoid musculoskeletal disorders. Ergonomics training includes task analysis, how to break a job down into its component parts and to analyze each body motion of a worker’s task, and metabolic rate analysis.
Ergonomics training when given to the management provides the information regarding effective way of setting up a workstation. This class regarding setting up of an effective workstation discusses about the ergonomic seating, ergonomic chair, ergonomic desk, ergonomic PC, ergonomic lighting, ventilation ergonomics etc.