*Based on 2-3 hours a week of course activities.
Seated work injuries cost employers an average of $40,000 per workers' compensation claim according to the Workers' Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau. Those claims are likely associated with poorly adjusted, old, or failing office chairs.
Your ergonomic chairs are the most important asset in the workplace, aside from the computer contributing to employee productivity. Yet, they are the most misunderstood, undervalued, and poorly managed assets in the workplace. Employers fail to recognize the chair life cycle of keep, repair, replace, and fit.
Becoming a Chair Assessment Specialist means you will:
Understanding the science of sitting and the art of chair selection is the cornerstone of an office ergonomic evaluation. Every employer needs a chair expert! This course is ideal for:
The Worksite International Certified Chair Assessment Specialist (CASp) credential demonstrates your mastery of the methodology for effective chair assessment, fitting, and management. Earn your CASp Certificate by completing the course activities, passing the exam, and performing 3 chair fittings successfully.
The only ergonomics course specifically dedicated to the Office Chair. Designed by Alison Heller-Ono, a Board Certified Professional Ergonomist and Physical Therapist. This course includes self-paced, on-demand learning, tools, and resources for ongoing success, plus live coaching, mentorship, and access to the WINetwork of Certified Ergonomics Specialists.
Here's what to expect when you sign up.
Note: Course content and exercises have been modified for social distancing and work from home environment.
Self-Paced & On-Demand + Live Coaching and Mentorship
An annual renewal fee is required to maintain your certificate, use the software license, and continue to be a part of the Worksite International Network (WINetwork) of Certified Ergonomics Specialists, giving you access to unique opportunities exclusive to this group.
Discounts available for groups of 3 or more. Contact Alison for a course consultation.
Are YOU ready to transform yourself by participating in our career-changing courses? Ask me your questions. Let's set up a time to talk to review the course details and how becoming a Certified Ergonomics Specialist can help you accomplish your goals. Book your call and Save 10% on course enrollment through 12/31/2022.
As a student of the Worksite International Ergonomics Training Academy and specifically, our professional courses (CASp, COESp, CRESp), you are an exclusive member of the Worksite International Network (WINetwork) of Certified Ergonomics Specialists! The WINetwork represents quality and competency in ergonomics service delivery using the various WI Systems of Ergonomic Evaluations. Participants stay up to date with happenings in the ergonomics marketplace as it applies to their current role and receive numerous benefits.
Serving Corporations for over 27 years.
“I believe office ergonomics is a foundational skill before one can study higher level ergonomics. I have trained hundreds of professionals to successfully perform quality, reliable office ergonomic evaluations using the Worksite International Ergonomics Evaluation Systems. Students transform themselves in just a few months, achieving ongoing success within their companies or as a professional consulting career.”
Alison Heller-Ono is President/CEO of Worksite International, Inc., and has been teaching and mentoring professionals in the art and science of ergonomics for over 25 years. She is a “pioneer” in the Bay Area Ergonomics Community.Alison is a veteran physical therapist (MSPT), possesses 2 board certifications in Ergonomics (CPE and CIE) and is a Certified Disability Analyst (CDA).
Alison’s body of work has been peer-reviewed nationally and internationally to validate the Worksite International Systems of Evaluation and Training as a trusted and reliable approach to organizational ergonomics.