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Workplace design for an apprentice building draughtsman with poliomyelitis at an engineering office

Employer:

When the employer is an engineering company with five employees, which operates in the field of building construction. The employer has decided to form a severely disabled young people.

Disability and functional limitation of the young person:

The teenager has a polio. His knee extension and foot lift is limited, resulting in a disability. He has a degree of disability (handicap) of 80 The severely handicapped contains the frontlets G.

Transition school - training:

The young person has the High school (high school). After leaving school, he completed an internship in its current training operation (engineering firm). As part of the internship, the youth was able to convince the employer of its technical and social conditions for training so that the employer faced by young people decided to train as a draftsman.
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training and workplace:

Computer skills are part of the essence content of vocational training. For students, therefore, a CAD system (hardware) was purchased with the appropriate software to create construction drawings. Based on the current disability of trainees should a changing body position or posture between sitting and standing, taking in the pursuit of the activities at the workstation. To make this possible, a height-adjustable work table with shared work spaces, ergonomic desk chair and a standing aid (standing seat) was used.

Assistive devices used:

work tables
work and office chairs
stools and standing chairs

Support:

The employer was a grant in the amount of 80% of the cost paid by the Integration Office of the refurbishment of the training course as a training place for a disadvantaged young people with severe disabilities has been created by the promotion.



Id-No.:

R/PB5008


  • physical disability /
  • architectural draughtsman /
  • drawer /
  • engineering office /
  • leg paralysis /
  • worktable /
  • table /
  • desk /
  • office equipment /
  • chair /
  • computer workplace /
  • screen work /
  • architectural drawing /
  • drawing /
  • work chair /
  • office chair /
  • standing aid /
  • standing seat /
  • computer /
  • computer aided design /
  • paralysis /
  • working equipment /
  • transfer school-work /
  • engineering drawing /
  • seat /
  • employment /
  • participation in working life /
  • participation /
  • full-time job /
  • employer /
  • vocational rehabilitation /
  • initial training /
  • educational gateway /
  • spinal cord /
  • leg /
  • foot /
  • qualification /
  • EASTIN /
  • body posture and body part movement /
  • mobility and locomotion /
  • environmental influences, safety and loads /
  • office for vocational integration /
  • walking impairment /
  • leg impairment /
  • foot impairment /
  • poliomyelitis /
  • training /
  • office /
  • school /
  • building technic /
  • body posture /
  • standing /
  • walking /
  • body load /
  • workplace design /
  • technical advice /
  • vocational training /
  • assistive product /
  • practical course


update status: 25.11.2009


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