Workstation Evaluation and Design Seminar


Ikea-Furniture-Computer-Table-4-Person-Workstation-Divider-SZ-WS810-April 6-7, 2017

Hotel Jen Manila 3001 Roxas Blvd, Pasay City

An ergonomically designed workstation minimizes the risk of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) such as low back pain, shoulder pain, and neck pain which are prevalent among office workers. At the end of the seminar, participants are expected to identify ergonomic risks in the workplace and identify practical interventions to prevent MSDs.

Who should attend?

The training should be attended by people who are involved in the risk assessment and design of workstations in the office or in the plant. These are usually facility engineers, occupational safety practitioners, company nurses and doctors, procurement personnel, layout engineer, architects and those that are involved in designing the workstation.

Why attend the seminar?

Designing workstations that are appropriate for the task and worker characteristics can enhance worker performance and safety. This training will provide participants with the basic skills required for assessing various workstations to ensure comfort and safety.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the seminar, the participants are expected to:

  • Understand the relationship of worker characteristics and workstation design
  • Assess a workstation and recommend appropriate controls to prevent MSDs
  • Appropriately set-up workstations
  • Practice and recommend exercise routines that reduce incidence of injuries
  • Understand the causes of musculoskeletal disorders and identify appropriate interventions.

Seminar Fee (includes meals, training manual and certificate)

 

Regular rate                   Php 8,000 (deadline of confirmation March 20, 2017)

Early bird rate                Php 7,200 (before March 25, 2017)

HFESP member rate      Php 7,000

Group rate:                    Php 8,000 for first 5 attendees and free one slot

 

For inquiries email hfesphilippines@gmail.com or call 0917-8225342

 

How to register

Complete the registration form attached and email to hfesphilippines@gmail.com to reserve a slot. Deadline of reservation is March 20, 2017.

 

Downloadable Files

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pdf Workstation Evaluation and Design Seminar Flyer 2 MB