NEW Introduction to Applied Ergonomics – New blended learning course

Event details

Module 1: 10-15 hours of online learning at your own pace, including a multiple-choice test. Module 1 must be completed prior to attending Module 2: interactive study day via Zoom on 13th May 2021 – 09:30 until 16:00.
ACPOHE Members £250, Non ACPOHE Members £310.

Course – online

Event Organiser

Katherine Roberts

Course Objectives

On completion of both modules delegates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the systems approach to ergonomics
  • Demonstrate an understanding of participative ergonomics
  • Understand the evidence linking work factors and WRMSDs
  • Demonstrate an understanding of anthropometrics in design and be competent in utilising anthropometrics within assessments
  • Undertake a job analysis
  • Feel competent to identify physical ergonomic risk factors in a work setting
  • Utilise ergonomic risk assessment tools
  • Feel competent in making recommendations to reduce identified ergonomic risk
  • Plan an ergonomic assessment of an individual, or small group of people where the risk factors are mainly physical

 

Presenter

Kathy Roberts is a Registered Member of ACPOHE with 25 years’ experience in the field of Occupational Health and Ergonomics and will bring this course to life with case-studies and personal experience.   She is an expert educator and is passionate about supporting physiotherapists to develop their skills and scope of practice in this area.    

 

Cost

For Modules 1 & 2:

Non ACPOHE Members - £310 = click here to pay 

ACPOHE Members - £250 = click here for member discount

Please note that payment by GoCardless is for a one off payment and not an annual Direct Debit. 

 

Dates and times

Module 1: Immediate access available once payment is processed.

Module 2: 13th May 2021 – 09:30 until 16:00.

Confirmation date: for Module 2 – you will be informed as soon as we know the course is viable to run (i.e. sufficient number of delegates have booked onto course).