Fatigue Management | Introduction

Fatigue is more than feeling tired and drowsy. Work fatigue is mental or physical exhaustion that reduces a personā€™s ability to work safely and effectively. This course explores fatigue-related risks in manufacturing, factors that influence fatigue, and solutions to mitigate the risks.

Goals and Objectives
  • To learn about workplace fatigue and the importance of being aware of it on the job
  • To understand what contributes to fatigue in an industrial setting
  • To interpret BC Regulations and international practices
  • Understand workplace fatigue and its effect on workers
  • Factors that contribute to fatigue
  • Regulations and standards related to fatigue on the job
  • Signs of fatigue
  • Factors that influence fatigue
  • Impact of fatigue on work-related incidents
  • Risk factors
  • Management of fatigue in the workplace
  • Senior management
  • Managers
  • Supervisors
  • Joint Health and Safety Committee members

Your training costs may be eligible for partial reimbursement through the B.C. Employer Training Grant. Find out here.


Register for online Fatigue Management | Introduction eLearningĀ training online through our Learning Centre. Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and accessibleĀ from any computer, laptop,Ā tablet withĀ internet access.
Estimated Time to Complete: 1.5 hours.