Training offered by NHS Education for Scotland on Human Factors.
Human factors / ergonomics is the study of human activity (inside and outside of work). Its purpose as a scientific discipline is to enhance wellbeing and performance of individuals and organisations.
NHS Education for Scotland offers face-to-face workshops and online learning on the principles of human factors.
Online presentation covering the basics
- coming soon.
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eModule - Introduction to Human Factors and Ergonomics
Human Factors (Ergonomics) is the study of human activity. Its purpose as a scientific discipline is to enhance wellbeing and performance of individuals and organisations. Whilst practitioners of Human Factors (Ergonomists) will have undertaken university education and applied that knowledge in work settings; this e-learning resource explores at a basic introductory level, key concepts of this systems and design discipline. [Please ensure you are logged in to access]. Completion Time: 1 hour