Workplace Ergonomics Specialist (WES)

Workers in all industries face risk factors that can lead to musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). These disorders, which can affect tendons, ligaments, nerves and muscles, can be caused by doing anything from lifting heavy objects improperly to performing repetitive tasks. Through ergonomics training, you can minimize the risks of work-related MSDs like carpal tunnel syndrome, epicondylitis and tendonitis.

Workplace Ergonomics Specialist (WES) Course Details

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  • 13:00 hours / 1.3 CEUs

Workplace Ergonomics Specialist (WES) Course Details:

Through this ergonomics training program, you’ll learn how to identify the signs and symptoms of various MSD injuries. By identifying risk factors, you’ll better understand how to incorporate industry recommendations and guidelines to prevent ergonomic problems. You’ll also delve into how you can address these factors through in-house resources.

The time it takes to complete the course can vary depending on your current understanding of workplace safety. All students will have up to six months to finish it.

$395.00 $345.00

(Premium Membership)

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  • CEUs and Pricing

    The Workplace Ergonomics Specialist (WES) course is 13 hours and 1.3 CEUs. The price is $395 or $345 for premium members.

  • Online Testing

    At the end of the workplace ergonomics course, students will need to take a comprehensive online exam and score 80%. You’ll have two chances to pass and receive your certificate.

    Every three years, students will need to take a refresher course and exam, which costs $150.

  • Recertification

    A refresher course and exam will be required every three (3) years. The cost of this recertification is $150.

  • Non-discrimination Policy

    NASP is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free of all forms of discrimination.

  • Proprietary Interest Disclosure

    The instructor(s) has no financial interest in any course documents, products, tools, or instruments. View the full document here.

Benefits of Workplace Ergonomics Training

Work-related MSDs are common, leading to either restricted or lost work time. These injuries and illnesses also contribute to billions of dollars in direct workers’ compensation costs. By understanding risk factors and taking the necessary steps to minimize repetitive movements and overexertion, you can avoid lost productivity and revenue in your workplace.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a certificate and be designated a Workplace Ergonomics Specialist (WES).

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This course offers a practical approach to workplace safety. Learn how to prevent work-related MSDs with comprehensive training built by safety professionals for safety professionals.

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