This certification course will provide participants the introductory tools necessary to implement an effective, comprehensive employee health protection and promotion program into their organization by use of Ergonomic and Wellness theory/principles  and participatory applications. This two day course is beneficial for any organization/department interested in training internal staff/employees to be Ergonomic Champions within a department/organization offering BASIC ergonomic information and workstation adjustments to fellow employees when identified or requested.

This two day course is an interactive training opportunity where participants engage in classroom activities simulating anatomical risk factors via various participatory learning activities, discussions and practicum activities.

Topics covered in course:

1. Introduction to Ergonomics and Wellness
2. Overview of Occupational Injuries
3. How to Implement an Employee Health Protection and Promotion Program
4. Practicum training