Back Safety in Office Environments
This online Back Safety in Office Environments discusses situations that can lead to back injuries and what employees can do to avoid them… both at work and at home. More than one million back injuries occur in offices every year. They not only cause employees significant back pain, but also result in days missed from work, lost wages and reduced productivity. But back injuries can be avoided. Areas covered in the course include information on the back and how it works, different types of back injuries, better posture for a healthier back, how to lift things safely, taking care of your back 24/7 and more. Using a powerful combination of audio, full-motion video, text and colorful graphics, this course provides the most cost-effective safety and regulatory compliance training available today. The course is divided into a number of logical sections so information is easily understood… and retained.
This online Back Safety in Office Environments course covers the following topics:
- The back and how it works
- Different types of back injuries
- Better posture for a healthier back
- How to lift things safely
- Taking care of your back 24/7
- And more
Approximately 30 minutes
This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.
Testing conducted throughout this online course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to pass this course. The course is able to be taken three times in efforts to achieve the pass mark. Printable resources are available in the form of a comprehensive student manual. The manual is a valuable resource for future use and knowledge retention.
Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing.
This online Back Safety in Office Environments discusses situations that can lead to back injuries and what employees can do to avoid them… both at work and at home.