Hand, Wrist & Finger Safety in Construction Environments

Hand, Wrist & Finger Safety in Construction Environments

Description

This online Hand, Wrist & Finger Safety in Construction Environments reviews the hand, wrist and finger hazards that employees may encounter on a job site and show them the equipment and safe work practices they can use to prevent injuries. Construction workers' hands are their most valuable tools. Every day their hands, wrists and fingers are exposed to many different hazards, including cuts, bruises, burns and crushing injuries. Ergonomic stresses can also damage them severely over time. But this doesn't have to happen.

 

Course Topics

This online Hand, Wrist & Finger Safety in Construction Environments course covers the following topics: 

  • The hand's design and structure
  • Safe work practices
  • Preventing ergonomic injuries
  • Choosing tools and using them safely
  • Selecting the best gloves for the job
  • And more

 

Pass Mark

Testing conducted throughout this online course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to pass this course. The course is able to be taken three times in efforts to achieve the pass mark. Printable resources are available in the form of a comprehensive student manual. The manual is a valuable resource for future use and knowledge retention.

 

Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing.

 

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Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.