Human Factors for Mature Workers

This module looks into the principles and methods of Human Factors Engineering and apply human factors considerations to enhance silver productivity in the workplace. This module is developed and delivered by Republic Polytechnic.

COURSE OUTLINE

• Human visual, auditory and cognitive anatomy
• Anatomical changes with age
• Operation and design of equipment controls for aged worker
• Work physiology and Manual Material Handling (MMH)
• Software simulation of physical loads and the effects on human body
• Muscular Skeletal Disorders (MSDs) in mature worker
• Case study and workplace design for mature worker
• Compensating for age-related visual, auditory, cognitive and physical deficits

 

COURSE FEES

Before Funding  After E2i Funding (for Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents)  After E2i Funding Inclusive of GST
$1000 $300 $370


COURSE DURATION
12 hours  (9am to 4pm)


FURTHER ENQUIRIES
Telephone: 6826 3100
Fax: 6826 3113
Email: ccl@smfederation.org.sg

Terms & Conditions

1. All notice of withdrawal must be given in writing before the issuance of letter of confirmation. Once confirmation letter is sent to participant, no cancellation will be allowed or penalty charges will apply.
If notice of withdrawal is received:
- At least 1 week before commencement of the course, a 20% of the full course fee will be charged. For government-funded course, a 20% of full course fee before funding will be charged.
- Less than 1 week before commencement of the course, a 30% of the full course fee will be charged. For government-funded course, a 30% of full course fee before funding will be charged.
- No show on the scheduled date, a full course fee will be levied. For government-funded course, a full course fee before funding will be charged.

2. For all government-funded programmes (WSQ & Non-WSQ), funding is only applicable to:
- Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
- Participants who have achieved at least 75% attendance and sat for all required assessments

Full course fee will be charged to participants who fail to meet the above-mentioned criteria.

3. When a course is cancelled, fail to commence or fail to complete under unforeseen circumstances, participant is allowed to defer the intake at no cost or withdraw from the course; under such situation, a full refund of the advance payment will be given.

4. Notice of change in participant’s name must be given in writing, not less than 5 days before the course commencement date.

5. SMF CCL reserves the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify or otherwise alter these terms and conditions at any time. Such modifications shall become effective immediately upon the posting thereof.