Updated SafeSchools Training Course – Back Injury & Lifting
Our Creative Services team recently updated the Back Injury & Lifting course in the SafeSchools Online Staff Training System.
We’ve updated the content and added a number of rich media elements throughout the course, including:
- A visual makeover.
- New video scenarios.
- More video content, including lift demonstrations.
- New interactive exercise.
- New ‘Knowledge Check’ questions to reinforce content presented up to that point.
This course is authored by Joanette Lima, PT, MS, CPE. Joanette has worked with a variety of industries to develop and implement effective strategies for ergonomic risk reduction and injury prevention, including workplace design, furniture and equipment selection, and management and employee training. Ms. Lima has been a CPE (Certified Professional Ergonomist) since 1996, holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy, and earned a Master’s of Science in Exercise Science. In addition to her consulting work, she teaches Ergonomics at the University level. She is affiliated with the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, the American Society of Safety Engineers and the American Physical Therapy Association.