WORKPLACE ERGONOMICS

 

COURSE OVERVIEW

 

Aims
To increase awareness of the need for and role of ergonomics in the workplace and to obtain basic knowledge in the application of ergonomic principles to design of industrial workplaces and the prevention of occupational injuries. The goal of ergonomics is to reduce injuries and illnesses caused by stress and strain on the job. Ergonomics helps keep you safe and healthy.

Benefits for the staff

  • Increased awareness regarding the standards and requirements.
  • Reduced frequency of errors.
  • Up-gradation in the knowledge.
  • Convenient learning because of the Video & slide shows.

Benefits for the Organizations

  • Maintaining the records regarding the training conducted.
  • Increased reputation.
  • Lesser supervision required after the completion of the training.
  • Uniform training of innumerable staff members in house through this pack.
 
Course Outcomes                                   

On completing this course successfully the participants will be able to:

  • Apply ergonomic principles to the creation of safer, healthier and more efficient and effective activities in the workplace;
  • Conduct ergonomic hazard analyses of different tasks
  • Identify root cause(s) of particular ergonomic issues
  • Understand ergonomic factors in the workplace
  • Utilize 5 tools for analyzing ergonomic stressors of particular tasks
  • Assess ergonomic aspects of the working environment and work organisation.
  • Conduct ergonomic risk assessments;
  • Develop appropriate control measures for ergonomic risk factors;
  • Describe work-related causes of musculo-skeletal disorders;
  • Design a workplace according to good ergonomic principles;
  • Identify and strategize about obstacles to implementing ergonomic improvements
 
Course Synopsis
  • Introduction to Occupational Safety and Health Management
  • Elements and components of Occupational Safety and Health Management
  • What is Ergonomics
  • What are the leading factors in Ergonomics
  • Why Ergonomics is important in the workplace
  • Video slide on Ergonomics
  • Why standing had been introduced in the workplace
  • Types of standing in the workplace
  • The hazards involved in standing in the workplace
  • Guidelines in sitting at the workplace
  • Manual Handling and understanding their hazards
  • Video show on Manual Handling
  • What can be done about Ergonomic Hazards in the workplace - a Group discussion
  • How to create Ergonomic programme in the workplace
  • Summary and Assessment

Program Modes

  • Straight week program -( weekday  lectures, practical and examination)
  • Weekend program- Saturdays only ( weekend lectures, practical and examination)
  • Distance learning program- Revisions contacts, practical and examination)

Examination
We have sets of EXAMS for each of the package in addition to practical assignments which you must pass before certification. Pass mark is 50%. If you fail any of the exams, you would be required to re-sit it at the cost N3000 per paper.

Payment Method
Payment in any convenient instalment is allowed, however candidate must complete payment before any specified examination date. Rush and register now. All payment shall be paid with POS in our office or transferred directly into any of our banks accounts or by cheque made in favor of Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited.
See bank details below:

NAIRA ACCOUNT NAME

BANK ADDRESS

ACCOUNT NO.

Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited

Guaranty Trust Bank Plc

0039 7002 71

Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited

First City Monument Bank

0454 2340 12

The course fee covers: registration, examination fee, tuition, course materials, tea break and lunch break. After payment and registration, you will receive the complete course material ahead of the training.

The course fee covers: registration, examination fee, tuition, course materials, tea break and lunch break. After payment and registration, you will receive the complete course material ahead of the training.

Duration, Delegates and Responsibilities
The duration of the course is 1 day. The course is delivered in our Full Multi-Media, Air-conditioned Training Laboratory. The course can also be delivered as an in- House Training Program in your premises. For in-house training, the minimum number of persons required per class is 6 persons, if you are training a class that is less than 6 persons, your payment may cover payment for 6 persons.

We shall execute the program as presented in this schedule with our materials, equipment and instructors, and issue certificates to participants at the end of the program. If the training is holding at our Training Laboratory, we shall serve tea/coffee with snacks and lunch during the program.

If you want the training to hold in your company premises, you are to provide the training hall and serve tea/coffee with snacks and lunch during the program. If the training location is outside Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt, an additional cost to cover logistics at such a location will be added to the total cost unless provided or specific arrangement is made by the company.

TRAINING LOCATIONS
QHSE qualifications in Nigeria (Port Harcourt, Lagos and Abuja) are provided by Safeguard Resources and Technologies Limited. We offer these Courses in 3 of our training centers in Port Harcourt, Lagos and Abuja as an in-house program in company premises.

If you want the training to hold in your company premises, you are to provide the training hall and serve tea/coffee with snacks and lunch during the program. If the training location is outside Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt, an additional cost to cover logistics at such location will be added to the total cost unless provided or specific arrangement is made by the company. For information on dates and fees for each call or chat with us.

  • Port Harcourt Training Center: #6 Forces Avenue, Before SPAR Back Gate, Old G.R.A Port Harcourt
  • Lagos Training Center: Office & Spaces, 122A Obadina Street, Omole Phase 1 Ikeja, Lagos.
  • Abuja   Training Center: Suite 106A, Samfa Plaza Ndola Crescent, Wuse Zone 5, Abuja.

 

 ACCREDITATION AND AFFILIATION
Our programs are approved by the Federal Government of Nigeria; we are also affiliated with many other organization and government agencies:

  • National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH)
  • International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA)
  • Chartered Quality Institute (CQI)
  • National Industrial Safety Council of Nigeria (NISCN)
  • Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON)
  • Department of Petroleum Resources
  • St. John Ambulance
  • Nigeria Red Cross Society
  • Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC)
  • Federal Fire Service
  • National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA)
  • National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA)
  • Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA)
  • National Fire Prevention Project
  • Fire Protection Association
  • Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment
  • Federal Ministry of Health
  • Federal Ministry of Environment
  • Federal Ministry of Transport

ADVANTAGE

  • Our instructors are top indigenous and expatriate professionals who have spent large number of years in industry and are therefore able to temper academic theory with practical experience. They are also are acclaimed and renowned with impeccable record and experience spanning several years in safety practice.
  • With our multi-media training laboratory and our training facilities, we are ever ready to offer you training programs of the highest possible standards and which meet internationally recognized level of performance.
  • Our success story has made us an exceptional Training Center in Nigeria.  
  • Whether you are highly experienced or just taking up a new career in safety, you can take advantage of our comprehensive tutorial and excellent instructorship which put you at good standing for success in exams.
  • Only well-tutored and prepared delegates succeed in exams.

 
DATE, FEES AND REGISTRATION

The registration fee per person is N35,000.00 for Individuals N45,000.00 for  companies. To register, click appropriately as required. A hard copy of the form is available in our office and can also be mailed to you. Once we receive your registration form and payment, you will immediately receive an acknowledgment including an e-receipt and other details about the training including the training materials.

HIGHLY DEMANDED
QUALITY, HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT PROGRAM
EXECUTIVE STRESS MANAGEMENT

COST PER PERSON- INDIVIDUAL:N35,000.00 COMPANIES: N45,000.00

TRAINING DATES ARE AVAILABLE, PROVIDED OR ARRANGED ONLY ON DEMEND

PLEASE CALL: 0703-0162747, 0817-037 6332 or 0817-037 6331 TO BOOK OR CONFIRM DATE

YOU NEED TO FILL AND SUBMIT THE REGISTRATION FORM AND REGISTRATION CLOSES 14 DAYS BEFORE COURSE COMMENCEMENT