Office Ergonomics Training Course

The office represents a unique work environment where the successful implementation of appropriate ergonomics principles and standards has been shown to decrease pain and discomfort and subsequently increase workers’ health, job satisfaction and performance.  This course covers the importance of ergonomic and human factors design principles to improve worker health and optimize performance.

Overview

  • Ergonomics hazards commonly encountered in office settings
  • Proper set-up of employee workstations
  • Methods for recognizing ergonomic hazards / conditions
  • Applicable legislative requirements

Cost

Public Price Per Attendee
$695.00
$595.00 Early Bird

In-House Price Per Attendee
$595.00


Dates and Locations


Instructors

Dr. John Murphy
BSc MHSc MBA PhD ROH CIH

John is President of the REA companies in the United States, Canada and Barbados, Adjunct Professor of Occupational and Environmental Health at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, and an occupational hygiene, health and safety instructor for the Department of National Defense and Canadian Armed Forces.  He holds four degrees: Bachelor of Science, Master of Business Administration, Master of Health Science in occupational hygiene, and Doctor of Philosophy degree in public health.  He is a Certified Industrial Hygienist and a Registered Occupational Hygienist.  His unique expertise and perspective on the course topic has been gained through work as an advisor on fentanyl risk assessment and protective measures with national police, border services, and transport regulatory agencies.