(ON) Office Ergonomics in Ontario (1 hour)

(ON) Office Ergonomics in Ontario (1 hour)
Find solutions to ergonomic issues for your Ontario workplace.

EERGO-P2042EN  Training Web




Find solutions to ergonomic issues in your workplace.

Developed in collaboration with CCOHS, this course also features case studies, review quizzes, "Ask a Question", and access to resources from WSPS and CCOHS. Those who score at least 80% on the final exam will be able to print a certificate of completion.

The goal of the course is to provide you with the knowledge to help find solutions to ergonomic issues in your workplace.

Topics include

  • Work-related Musculoskeletal Disorders (WMSD)
  • Ergonomic Risks
  • Stages of WMSD
  • Applying ergonomics to components of the Office Environment
  • The Workstation and the Worker
  • Exercises
  • References, quizzes and an exam to test participants’ knowledge

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to

  • Recognize the early signs of discomfort that can arise while working with office equipment
  • Learn the factors responsible for such discomfort
  • Participate in assessing, controlling and preventing ergonomic problems and injuries

Average time to complete this course is 40 - 60 minutes.

Target Audience

  • Ontario workers and supervisors, whether experienced or new to modern office work
  • Health and safety professionals
  • Human resource experts


Prior technical knowledge of health and safety is not a requirement. However, familiarity with workplace processes and practices is helpful.

Delivery Method

This course is delivered as an on-line e-learning course. All you need is a computer, access to the Internet - and you are ready to go! This e-learning course is designed to help you learn at your own pace and in your own environment at your own convenience.

During checkout, you can choose to register as a single learner or select a multiple learner license. With a multiple learner license you will act as an administrator and add learners from your company.

  • eCourse Volume Discount

    The cost is based on the total number of seats purchased. Multi-seat pricing is based on the single user seat price with the following volume discounts applied:

    Total Seats Discount
    100 - 499 25%
    500 - 999 50%
    1000+ 80%