Ergonomics is a huge part of health and wellbeing; many of your patients are likely to be experiencing pain influenced by the set-up of their workstations. This course is an ideal introduction to ergonomics, linking to applications which can be put into practice by all manual therapists.

Learning outcomes:

  • Ability to evaluate patients in relation to computer workstations and manual handling
  • Ability to train patients in ergonomics so that they are more aware of how to prevent injury
  • Gain knowledge and skills to support your patients with injuries or problems influenced by their workplace environment

Who is the course suitable for?

This course is ideal for all manual therapists including osteopaths, chiropractors and physiotherapists.

Who is the course leader?

David Annett is a practising osteopath and freelance ergonomics consultant. His degree in ergonomics coupled with over 15 years’ experience in this discipline mean he is ideally placed for advising manual therapists in this area.

Are there opportunities to learn more about this area?

After completing this course, you are eligible to attend the Advanced Ergonomics course, which is also run by David Annett.

Please note that registration is at 8.30am. The course runs from 9-5pm.

Cancellation policy

The UCO regrets that no refunds can be made for cancelled places unless a substitute participant can be found. The UCO cannot guarantee that any course will run. In the event of your course being cancelled, all paid fees and deposits will be refunded in full.