This course is designed to provide trainees with an understanding of the contributory causes of DPI and the factors that need to be considered when preventing and managing DPI in the workplace.
Discomfort Pain and Injury (DPI)
On completion of this e-learning course trainees will be able to:
- Describe what is meant by DPI.
- Outline the groups of contributory factors and how they combine to result DPI.
- Describe contributory factors individuals and workplaces need to consider when preventing and managing DPI.
- Outline measures used to manage the risks to staff experiencing DPI.
Our Teaching Method
Delivery via e-learning with support from an experienced trainer.
For a short demonstration of how the course is delivered, please click below
Course Demonstration - Discomfort Pain and Injury
For the best e-learning experience, we recommend using a laptop or tablet with a strong internet connection. While smartphones can be used, please note that the course content and assessment format may work optimally on larger screens.
If you opt for using your smartphone, consider downloading the Moodle App for a more user-friendly interface.
When configuring the app, set the website to vhnz.connected.synapsys.co.nz
Who Should Attend
Any person working or supervising people at work and/or seeking to improve workplace health and safety, especially the prevention and management of DPI in the workplace.
This course also provides credits toward VHNZ’s New Zealand Certificate in Workplace Health and Safety (Level 3).
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