Office Ergonomics Certification

Office Ergonomics Certification

A combination of the Ergonomic Assessment and Office Ergonomic modules from the CES Designation Program

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  • 27 May
    3 days
    08:30 am - 05:00 pm
    Edmonton
    $1395 excl. HST, GST
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  • 17 June
    3 days
    08:30 am - 05:00 pm
    Toronto
    $1395 excl. HST, GST
    Register 2 PLACES REMAINING
  • 28 October
    3 days
    08:30 am - 05:00 pm
    Stratford
    $1395 excl. HST, GST
    Register 2 PLACES REMAINING
  • 04 November
    3 days
    08:30 am - 05:00 pm
    Ottawa
    $1395 excl. HST, GST
    Register 2 PLACES REMAINING

Description

This special course offering is a combination of the Ergonomic Assessment and Office Ergonomic modules from the CES Designation Program.

It begins with the fundamental information about ergonomics, MSD injuries and approaches to conducting several basic assessments. Building off this solid foundation, the modern office workstation is explored to identify, assess and control ergonomic hazards. Participants will learn how to practically evaluate office workstations using ergonomic expectations for proper workstation set-up of chairs, monitors, keyboards, mouse, work surfaces and work environment

See Information File above for the full course description and registration form.

What You Will Learn

  • Background of ergonomics
  • Worker interactions
  • Human dimensions – anthropometrics
  • Force of work – biomechanics approach
  • Occupational injury
  • Physical demands description (PDD)
  • Task analysis (TA)
  • Ergonomic assessment (EA)
  • Office ergonomics overview
  • Understanding the job demands
  • Seated postures
  • Keyboard/mouse use
  • Monitors
  • Other aspects of office work
  • Office environment
  • Putting it all together

Course Features

  • Activities Each participant will be required to demonstrate knowledge and skills by submitting an assignment. EKG experts provide positive reviews to improve your skills.
  • Evaluation Testing is conducted to reinforce the information presented in this course.
  • Certification Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available.