(ON) Office Ergonomics in Ontario (1 hour)

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






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%



    Réductions pour volume sur les cours en ligne.

    Le coût est fondé sur le nombre total de droits de participation achetés. Le coût par participant pour une licence multiparticipant est calculé en appliquant les réductions pour volume suivantes au coût de participation individuelle :

    Nombre total de participants Réduction
    100 à 499 25 %
    500 à 999 50 %
    1 000 et plus 80 %