Training & Department Services


Take the Class: Ergonomic Training

 

Department Sessions: Contact the Ergonomic Program Advisor (Jennifer.ball1@ucalgary.ca) to book your department/unit training session.  Minimum 10 participants. 

  • Office
  • Working From Home
  • Industrial (see Department Ergonomics Optimization)
  • Lab (see Department Ergonomics Optimization)

 

Department Ergonomic Optimization

Purpose: Decrease the risk of injury, improve productivity and reduce absenteeism with Department Ergonomic Optimization.  Proactive services include an assessment to detect ergonomic risk factors, recommendations to assist with employee safety and customized presentations to provide job specific training related to the ergonomic concerns. 

 

Presentation topics:

  • Workstation set up
  • Physical and mental micro-breaks
  • Proper movement patterns and posture
  • Safe work specific tasks
  • Workplace warm up
  • Decrease screen time
  • Health and wellbeing in the workplace
  • Mental Resilience
  • Early detection of discomfort and distress

Contact the Ergonomic Program Advisor (Jennifer.ball1@ucalgary.ca) to book your department/unit session.