Course Description

This course discusses back safety, causes, signs and symptoms, and preventative measures of common work related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs).

CE/CME Offered
No CE/CME Credit Available

Learning Outcomes

  • Define Work Related Musculoskeletal Disorders (WMSDs)
  • List 2 examples of WMSDs
  • Discuss the causes of WMSDs in which employees are most at risk
  • List 3 symptoms of WMSDs
  • Define ergonomics, posture and the correct body mechanics to use when performing tasks at work
  • Discuss specific measures to prevent WMSDs when standing, sitting, and lifting and moving patients


In order to complete this online activity, participants must view the course in its entirety, correctly answer all case studies and quiz/test questions (as appropriate) and complete the evaluation. You will have access to the course for 90 days from the date of purchase.


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