MSD Prevention 101

Half Day Training

This training is suitable for any team member in your organization who requires basic Ergonomics and MSD prevention. The objective of the course is to provide participants with the information required to improve their awareness of job hazards that can contribute to MSDs and to learn how to reduce their risk of MSD injury and improve their comfort at work. Topics include:
  • What is Ergonomics?
  • Why do we need to use Ergonomics?
  • The impact of Ergonomics?
  • Ontario's MSD Prevention Program
  • What are Musculoskeletal Disorders?
  • Common signs and symptoms of MSDs
  • How to identify the main hazards in your workplace that can contribute to MSDs
  • How to reduce your risk of MSD injury
  • How to reduce your personal risk factors that can contribute to MSD injury
Deliverables include a certificate of participation upon completion of the course.