TWO DAY CERTIFICATION PROGRAM IN OFFICE ERGONOMICS

December 4-5, 2019 | Lanham, MD

Learn to conduct comprehensive ergonomic assessments with Humanscale Consulting's Two-Day Certificate Program in Office Ergonomics.

DAY 1: INTRODUCTION TO OFFICE ERGONOMICS

  • Identify and mitigate the postural risks associated with prolonged computer use
  • Learn to properly configure workstations for optimal health, comfort and performance
  • Perform objective research-based evaluations of work tools such as task seating, sit/stand devices, mice, keyboards, task lighting and more
  • Recognize equipment challenges and recommend cost effective alternatives
  • Measure the potential cost savings of a proactive ergonomics program


DAY 2: CONDUCTING EFFECTIVE ERGONOMIC ASSESSMENTS

  • Develop proficiency and gain hands on experience with the ergonomic assessment process through activity based learning modules
  • Learn advanced techniques for delivering employee education, affecting behavioral change and implementing workstation enhancements
  • Build confidence in your ability to improve employee comfort and reduce risk of injury

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Facilities Managers
  • EH&S Specialists
  • Human Resources Professionals
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Risk Managers
  • Physical Therapists
  • Wellness Specialists
  • Chiropractors
  • Architects & Designers

CERTIFICATE EXAM

Register for our optional online proficiency exam to earn a Certificate in Office Ergonomics.

ABOUT HUMANSCALE CONSULTING

Humanscale Consulting assists organizations with the development, implementation and management of cost effective ergonomics programs. Developed by a dedicated team of Board Certified Professional Ergonomists, our programs are designed to improve worker comfort, reduce risk of injury, and enhance worker performance.

About the Instructor

Sonia Paquette, OTD, CPE
Sonia Paquette, OTD, CPE

Sonia Paquette is a board certified professional ergonomist (CPE) who holds both an undergraduate and a clinical doctorate degree in occupational therapy, and a post-graduate degree in applied ergonomics. She has over 25 years of experience as an ergonomic consultant in the areas of onsite rehabilitation return-to-work/stay-at-work programs, primary prevention ergonomics, ergonomic program development and expert witness. Her experience covers the areas of office, industrial, lab and health care industries. She also serves as an assistant professor in post-professional clinical doctorates in occupational and physical therapy.

 


Register Now

WHEN

December 4-5, 2019
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

WHERE

Humanscale Washington, DC
4300 Forbes Boulevard
Suite 240
Lanham, MD 20706

COURSE FEE

$625 USD

includes lunch & course book

Group rates available. Please contact us for more info at:

COEE EXAM FEE

$125 USD per person

COUPON CODE

SAVE75
For $75 discount on the Course Fee enter coupon code at checkout. Expires one month prior to event.

AVAILABLE CEU CREDITS

PACE: 14
IDCEC: 1.4
AIA: 14
CFM Maintenance Points: 14

TESTIMONIALS

"Superb training; relevant and well-articulated; first class!" 

– Technology Development Lead, Securitas-EMC

 

"Extremely eye-opening; immediately I was able to identify some things that need to change in my workplace."

– Facilities Manager, Medela Inc. 

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