Labour Code Ergonomics

November 09, 2017 at 9am - November 09, 2017 at 4:30pm
Victoria Area Office
2994 Douglas St Victoria, BC V8T 4N4 Canada
Area 01 ·

How can we prevent those aches, pains and strains that are caused by work? Soft tissue injuries account for the highest number of compensation claims and have an impact on your ability to perform tasks at work and at home. This course is intended to provide basic ergonomic information to committee members and to enable interested workers to conduct work station assessments. This course is a must for all types of work.

In this course you will learn:

· Requirements of the ergonomics regulation

· How to identify ergonomic hazards, to assess the risk factors of tasks and to recommend appropriate solutions

· Strategies for implementing an effective workplace ergonomics program

· How to conduct a workstation assessment


Note: If you have not taken your annual education leave, as mandated by the Workers' Compensation Act and your Collective Agreement - apply and ensure that youhave approval from your employer for this employer paid training.

Also, for lunch ordering purposes, please provide any dietary allergies when you register.

Will you come?