To support our site, Class Central may be compensated by some course providers.

Risk Management of Work Related injuries using RAMP II

KTH Royal Institute of Technology via edX

students interested
  • Provider edX
  • Subject Human Resources
  • $ Cost Free Online Course
  • Session Upcoming
  • Language English
  • Certificate $150 Certificate Available
  • Effort 3-5 hours a week
  • Start Date
  • Duration 5 weeks long

Taken this course? Share your experience with other students. Write review

Overview

This course targets learners that want to manage and improve the work environment with regard to preventing musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) gained from manual work. 

In this course, you will get hands-on training of how to perform systematic risk management from identification and assessment of risks, to development of solutions and action plans, with the use of the RAMP-tool.

RAMP is a newly launched tool for assessment and handling of MSD risks in manual handling jobs, and stands for Risk Assessment and Management tool for manual handling Proactively. The RAMP tool is unique in its high usability, developed and evaluated scientifically, in close collaboration between industry and researchers from KTH.

This is the second of three courses included in the only Professional Certificate program where you become proficient in how to use the RAMP tool for systematic risk management of MSDs in manual handling jobs. The Program comprises of three courses that each will take 15-25 hours of work to complete. On successful completion of the whole program, you will earn a Professional Certificate as proof of your proficiency in using RAMP.

Taught by

Linda Rose

Help Center

Most commonly asked questions about EdX EdX

Reviews for edX's Risk Management of Work Related injuries using RAMP II
Based on 0 reviews

  • 5 star 0%
  • 4 star 0%
  • 3 star 0%
  • 2 star 0%
  • 1 star 0%

Did you take this course? Share your experience with other students.

Write a review

Class Central

Get personalized course recommendations, track subjects and courses with reminders, and more.

Sign up for free

Never stop learning Never Stop Learning!

Get personalized course recommendations, track subjects and courses with reminders, and more.