Our next course is April 22nd, 27th, & 29th

(9:00 Am to 3:15 PM each day)

Hosted By:                                        Wizards 

in Renton, Washington

(All 3 dates must be attended to receive certificate.) 

In this 3 day course you will learn how to conduct office ergonomic interventions to improve employee comfort & productivity, prevent workers compensation claims, and make smarter equipment purchases for your organization.  Human Resources, Safety, IT, or any professional welcome!

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This course is approved for 15 hours of general recertification credit hours through the HR Certification Institute (HRCI) and eligible for Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) hours as well!**

It is appropriate for in-house personnel who provide any ergonomic services or purchasing: HR, Safety, IH, Facilities, and Office Management.

 Here's what some attendees have said:

"I loved the evals at the end. Real life practice and demos helps us understand a situation better."

"The material was presented with humor and lightness about a very serious topic."

"Perfect combination of background info and hands on."

"I will use what I have learned on a daily basis."
hrci afc preapprovedseal 2015

 

** “The use of this seal is not an endorsement by HR Certification Institute of the quality of the program.   It means that this program has met HR Certification Institute’s criteria to be pre-approved for recertification credit."

 

For more information:  Contact Deborah Read at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 206.938.3294

 

Testimonials

National Grocery Chain

"You quickly developed a rapport with the employees. Your presentation gave the employees useful tools for them to be able to take care of themselves…. [there seems to be] a new attitude of the employees towards safety in that they are helping other employees who were not at your presentation by correcting them when they are seen doing something the wrong way…. [and] the employees are beginning to believe that the store is concerned about their health and safety.” – Store Manager of a National Grocery Chain

 

'Rants & Raves' - ErgoFit's Blog

QuestionShould Employees Be Included?

Should employees be included in ergonomics?

What are the pros and cons?

If it is a good idea, what are some ways to do so?

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Let’s take these questions one at a time…

ErgoTips

Unsupported Sitting

Are you sitting too much?

We often see people leaning forward or sitting on the edge of their chair.  The most common area of discomfort for these sitting issues is the low back muscles on either side of the spine (because when

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ErgoTidbits

Today's Work Force Characteristics

  • More than half of U.S. workers are over the age of 40, and the median age continues to rise; by 2015, one out of every three U.S. workers will be over 50 years of age.  
  • Older workers have a greater risk
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