Pipette Ergonomics

Online Lab Ergonomics Training Course

Pipette use is a major contributor of work injuries for laboratory scientists.

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.


  • 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


We are working with ASCLS P.A.C.E. to credential our laboratory ergonomics courses. We hope to become accredited soon.

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. White-label packages available for your organization. Also available as a live, virtual seminar for your research teams. The ABC's of Laboratory Ergonomics online training course is included.

Bonus Ergonomic Job Aids for Employees

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

Microscope Do’s and Don’ts: Do the do’s and stop the don’ts. Review this checklist daily for safer work practices and habits.

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. 

Enrollment Options

Pipette Ergonomics +

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ABC's, Pipette, and Microscope


Corporate Programs

Train all Lab Workers

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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.