The ABC's of Lab Ergonomics

Online Lab Ergonomics Training Course

Start off with the fundamentals of ergonomics in the laboratory.

Course Details

Course Details

Whether your employees are new to working in the lab or veteran scientists, understanding the fundamentals of ergonomics in the laboratory is essential. The training covers how to manage your risks, methods to set up your lab and computer workstation, working at a biosafety hood and more to create a safe, comfortable, and productive work environment.


  • What is ergonomics?
  • How daily lab tasks can lead to discomfort and how to avoid it
  • The true meaning of signs and symptoms
  • The most important ergonomic strategies you need to set up your lab counter, stools, and bio-safety hood properly
  • The most essential safe work practices in any lab
  • And much 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 under an hour, and available for continual viewing for one year from purchase. Also available as a one-time virtual seminar for your research teams. White-label packages are available for your organization.

Bonus Supervisor and Employee Job Aids

Exceptional job aids are included with this course such as:

  • Lab Product Resource Guide
  • Laboratory Do's and Don'ts
  • Stretch-Time Self-Care Brochure

Continually Encourage a Healthy Lab Work Environment.

Get a free preview of the course!

Enrollment Options

The ABC's of Lab Ergonomics

The ABC's of Lab Ergonomics


Enroll Today!

+ Pipette

+ Microscope

Get All 3 Courses!

ABC's, Pipette, and Microscope


Become a Master

Not Sure? Learn More

Corporate Programs

Train Your Valuable Team

Let's Talk

Request a Quote

Free Lab Ergonomics Job Aid

Download this handy job aid filled with lab ergonomic fundamentals covered in the course.  Fill out the form to get a copy!

The ABC's of Lab Ergonomics | Online Training

Download the Infographic

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 or 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.