Conducting Office Ergonomic Assessments (1 day)

Conducting Office Ergonomic Assessments (1 day)
This comprehensive workshop includes proven methodology and practical hands-on training. Currently available for on-site location delivery.

17973  Training

Description

This comprehensive ergonomic workshop provides participants with a proven methodology that identifies root cause problems in a practical hands-on training environment.

Participants will learn an effective and efficient way of completing office ergonomics assessments highlighting issues that contribute to musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). This workshop emphasizes methods to recognize, assess and determine practical solutions for MSD risks.

Prerequisite

None

Delivery method

This course is delivered in a public classroom and/or can also be delivered in an on-site location.

Please contact Customer Care at 905-614-1400 or 1-877-494-WSPS (9777) for more information about availability and on-site pricing.

Topics include

  • Overview of MSD risk factors/hazards
  • Attributes of work station (chair, keyboard and mouse, monitor, workstation organization, and more)
  • Recognizing office workstation hazards
  • Steps for in-depth assessment
  • Controls for hazards

Upon completion, you will be able to

  • Identify their roles in a successful, proactive ergonomics initiative understand the process of identifying the actual problem
  • Recognize and prioritize office equipment challenges and select appropriate office equipment and accessories to address those challenges
  • Conduct basic office ergonomics awareness training programs emphasizing simple, commonsense principles

Target audience

Intended for people who work in offices, design or inspect office work areas, or purchase office workstations and equipment. Ideal for health and safety coordinators, JHSC members, human resources managers and company owners.
  • Conducting Office Ergonomic Assessments - Volume Discount

    Volume discounts for selected training, which have been marked throughout the catalogue, are shown below.

    3-5 participants 10%
    6-9 participants 15%
    10+ participants 20%


    1. Participants must be from the same organization
    2. Participants must register for the same course. However, course dates and locations can vary; CSA/WSPS courses excluded
    3. Registrations must be received by WSPS at the same time.

Building an MSD Prevention Program (Four 1/2 day modules)

Building an MSD Prevention Program (Four 1/2 day modules)

NEW! This course is designed for a group of individuals (employees and management) interested in working together to apply ergonomics principles in the workplace for the purpose of improving working conditions while controlling MSD hazards.

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6 scheduled date(s)
Location Function No. Date Time Notes Price
Cambridge - Sunbridge Hotel & Conference Centre 205387 Sep 28, 2018 08:30:00 AM $249.00
London - Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn 205260 Jun 21, 2018 08:30:00 AM $249.00
Mississauga - WSPS Training Facility 205161 Oct 29, 2018 08:30:00 AM $249.00
Ottawa - WSPS Training Facility (Ottawa) 201121 Apr 12, 2018 08:30:00 AM $249.00
Ottawa - WSPS Training Facility (Ottawa) 204960 Oct 25, 2018 08:30:00 AM $249.00
Toronto - Telsec Business Centre 205678 Oct 04, 2018 08:30:00 AM $249.00