Pipette Ergonomics

Online Lab Ergonomics Training Course

Reduce Pipette-related discomfort and injuries 

Course Details

Course Details

The focus of this training is specifically on how to reduce the toll of repetitive pipette use leading to discomfort. We cover the risks of using pipettes, proper postures with pipettes, safe work practices, and more.

Learning Objectives

In addition to the ABC's of Laboratory Ergonomics, this course also covers: 

  • The physical impact of pipettes
  • Clarify the degree of risk exposure with ongoing pipette use
  • Essential strategies for risk reduction
  • Select your safe work practices for efficient and comfortable use
  • And more

Relatable Content 

We have worked with hundreds of scientists just like you and your team. Our course is reflective of how you work; recognizing your essential job tasks and how to improve performance and well-being. 

Easy Course Completion

Each of our corporate employee training courses takes under an hour to complete and is set up in short learning durations of 2 minutes-15- minute sessions for easy learning. Students can complete each lesson in full or return and complete on-demand. 

Upon completion, students earn a Certificate of Completion in the course content. 

Design & Delivery

This course is designed by a Board- Certified Professional Ergonomist and Physical Therapist. It's self-paced, delivered online in about an hour when viewed with the ABC's of Laboratory Ergonomics. It is available for continual viewing for one year from purchase.  The ABC's of Laboratory Ergonomics online training course is included.

Also available as a live, virtual seminar for your research teams.

Bonus Ergonomic Job Aids for Employees

Lab Product Resource Guide: A hard-to-find resource of ergonomic products used most often in a lab.

Pipette Safe Work Practices: Do the do’s and stop the don’ts. Review this checklist and short video daily for safer work practices and habits with pipette use. Watch Pipette Do's and Don'ts demo. 

Stretch-Time Self-Care Brochure: Guide to releasing the tension of working in the laboratory for hours on end. Features appropriate stretches and symptom management guide developed by a Physical Therapist.

Training Your Way

We can design your training to meet your corporate goals. Delivered the way you want it:

  • As a live virtual seminar
  • In our learning portal for ongoing access all year
  • Custom bundle of courses just for you with your corporate logo and landing page
  • As an MP4 video for your learning portal
  • Serve as your subject matter expert to help you develop your own training

Enrollment Options

Pipette Ergonomics +

Lab Ergo Masterclass

ABC's, Pipette, and Microscope


Lab and Office Masterclass

Lab masterclass + office ergonomics.


Corporate Programs

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Preview the Course Content

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Pipette Ergonomics | Online Training Course Preview

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Meet the Instructor

Alison Heller-Ono, PT, MSPT, CDA, CPE

Meet the Instructor

Serving BioPharma for over 27 years.

Alison Heller-Ono is an industry leader in the ergonomics marketplace, from ergonomics process design and management to injury prevention, workers' compensation, disability management, and home office setup. Her background in biology has contributed to her love of the laboratory sciences.

Alison is a pioneer in the field of consulting ergonomics. She started Worksite International, Inc. in 1993 and brings a unique perspective to workplace ergonomics. As a Board Certified Professional Ergonomist, Physical Therapist, and Disability Analyst, she has developed the most comprehensive online training in laboratory ergonomics in the industry.