CBeT - Computer Based Ergonomics Training


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The Ergoweb Computer Based Ergonomics Training Course (CBeT) is an innovatibe, easy and low-cost way to take care of your ergonomics professional development needs. This course is designed specifically for those who seek to improve their ergonomics knowledge so that they may become leaders in their companies or career.

  • Comprehensive, innovative
  • Online, accessible 24/7, for 3 months
  • Proven, up-to-date Distance Learning solution
  • 11 modules, which take approximately 24 hours total time to complete
  • An optional 10-question quiz after each module
  • Easy and low-cost way to take care of your ergonomics training needs
  • Serving satisfied customers since 1995
  • Easy to access and use from any computer, any time, anywhere -- no software installation required

Who Should Take This Course?

  • Ergonomic Team Members
  • Health Care/Injury Prevention Specialists (OT, PT, MD, DC)
  • Industrial Hygienists
  • Engineers
  • Human Resources
  • Anyone interested in becoming familiar with occupational ergonomics

Benefits of CBeT

  • Self Paced
  • Comprehensive
  • Affordable
  • Certificate of Completion for 24 hours is granted upon successful completion of module quizzes
  • CEUs available

What's Included?

Course content covers topics listed below. Each section is a separate module. Modules can be mixed and matched to highlight certain topics or reach different levels of knowledge.

  • Introduction to Ergonomics
  • Basic Relevant Anatomy and Common Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs)
  • Human Physical Capabilities and Limitations
  • Risk Factors for the Development of MSDs
  • Ergonomic Standards and Guidelines
  • Methods for Performing Workplace Assessments
  • Design of Controls and Displays
  • Engineering Controls, Case Studies and Product Solutions
  • Analytical Tools and Checklists
  • Office Ergonomics

Here are some of the topics covered in Ergoweb's CBeT Course

  • Definition and History of Ergonomics
  • Economics of Ergonomics
  • Success Stories
  • Body Tissues and Disorders Associated with Physical Work Characteristics
  • Risk Factors
  • Tools: Checklists and Surveys
  • Anthropometry, Posture, and Upper Extremity Ergonomics
  • Ergonomics of Lifting / Lowering Tasks
  • Psychophysics (Liberty Mutual "Snook" Tables)
  • Tools: 2D Biomechanics, NIOSH Lifting Equation
  • Ergonomics of Push / Pull / Carry Tasks
  • Ergonomics of Heavy Physical Activity
  • Tools: Bernard / Garg
  • Controls and Displays
  • Man / Machine Interaction
  • Ergonomic Standards and Guidelines
  • Prevention and Control of Ergonomic Risk Conditions
  • Engineering Controls, Administrative Controls and PPE
  • Case Studies and Product Solutions
  • Medical Management
  • Office Ergonomics
  • Tools: VDT Checklists

View a Table of Contents for this course.

As with all Ergoweb materials, this course is based on accepted and credible published ergonomics literature. Professionally illustrated and prepared, this is a must see innovation in ergonomics training.

System/Technical Requirements

There is no software to install. CBeT is easy to access and use from any computer, any time, anywhere, with the following simple requirements:

  • Internet Connection
  • Web Browser (e.g., Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.)

NOTE: Once you purchase, we will contact you with your account activation details and access instructions.

If you have any specific questions or for team discount please contact us.