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Ergonomics: Managing for Results

June 27 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Course Overview

Part of NSC’s Advanced Safety Certificate Program:

Repetitive motion and overexertion are the biggest risk factors facing American workers. The one-day NSC Ergonomics course will teach you how to reduce the number and severity of musculoskeletal injuries in your workplace through a practical and effective program.

Discussions, demonstrations and exercises explain the importance of keeping employees free from ergonomic injuries. You’ll also learn how to recognize risk factors, conduct an ergonomic worksite analysis, evaluate and rank hazards, and select appropriate control methods.

Key Topics/Goals/Objectives

·         The basic concepts relating to ergonomics in the workplace

·         How to recognize ergonomic risk factors related to musculoskeletal disorders

·         How to conduct an ergonomic worksite analysis, and evaluate and rank hazards

·         Various control methods and how to select the method best suited to the level of risk

·         Steps to implementing a successful ergonomics program at your workplace

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for business owners, managers, supervisors and HR professionals.

Why You Should Attend

This course will provide you with the tools you need to develop and implement an ergonomic safety program at your facility.

Schedule

Registration/Networking: 8:15 – 8:30 am
Course: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
12:00-1:00 Lunch on your own (Check out the great restaurants in downtown Madison). WSC training center will include i-Pads for you to place your luncheon order.

Instructor

Chevon Cook, Safety Manager, or Kady Olson, Sr. Safety Manager, Wisconsin Safety Council.

Fees

Regular Price: $450
Discounted Member: $350
Course materials included: NSC Participant Guide

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Attend this course and earn .65 CEUs from the Wisconsin Safety Council.

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Details

Date:
June 27
Time:
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

WSC
Phone:
608.258.3400
Email:
Website:
www.wisafetycouncil.org

Venue

WSC/WMC Headquarters
501 E. Washington Ave., Madison, WI 53703 United States
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Phone:
608.258.3400