This course will be taught online. After registering, additional information will be emailed to the attendee closer to the course date.
VIDEO CONFERENCE FORMAT Required: broadband internet connection and a desktop or laptop computer with a microphone and camera.
This course will be split into two half-day sessions.
Part 1: August 4 | Part 2: August 5 -- Class times: 8:00 - 11:30 am
You must attend both parts to complete the course
Repetitive motion and overexertion are the biggest risk factors facing American workers today. We'll show you how to reduce the number and severity of musculoskeletal injuries in your workplace with a practical and effective ergonomics program.
Take control of the #1 cause of workplace injuries reduce costs and improve employee morale.
Who should attend?
Business owners, employers, supervisors, managers or employees.
What you'll learn:
- Learn the basic concepts relating of ergonomics in the workplace.
- Gain skills to recognize ergonomic risk factors related to Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs).
- Determine how to conduct an ergonomic worksite analysis, and evaluate and rank hazards.
- Assess various control methods, and select the method best suited to the level of risk.
- Identify steps to implementing a successful ergonomics program at your workplace.
Advanced Safety Certificate
The Advanced Safety Certificate program is designed to maximize your effectiveness as a safety leader and help you establish best safety practices for your organization. Advanced courses focus on the technical and management safety skills and best practices needed to take your safety program to a new level. And with each course, you’ll be stepping out on a path toward greater accomplishment and professional recognition.
To attain the Advanced Safety Certificate, you must complete the
Principles of Occupational Safety and Health course and a minimum of 5.2 CEU’s among the approved classes.
Cancellation without penalty may be made up to five working days prior to the seminar date. Cancellation after that date will be charged 50% of the fee. You may avoid this charge by transferring your registration to another person. Registrants who do not cancel are liable for the entire fee. ALL REFUNDS WILL BE IN THE FORM OF A CREDIT VOUCHER. This cancellation policy is standard with all Iowa-Illinois Safety Council sponsored programs.
Photographs and/or videos of people attending Iowa-Illinois Safety Council’s (IISC) events may be used for IISC’s social media and promotion materials.
The Iowa-Illinois Safety Council programs strive to accurately meet every applicable Federal, State and Local requirements as well as established best practices. By engaging us you agree that, to the fullest extent permitted by law, Iowa-Illinois Safety Council shall not be liable in contract or tort or otherwise to you or to your company for any of your losses, fines, liabilities, exposures, or any of your incidental, special, indirect or consequential damages of any kind.
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A late fee of $30.00 will be added per attendee.