3825 Dacoma Street
Houston, TX 77092-8717
Main: (713) 843-3700
Contact: Brenda Ward, Building Services Coordinator
Phone: (713) 843-3741
Dates: January 7-9, 2020
Meets: First Two Days 7:00-4:00; Last Day 7:00-11:00
Location: Associated General Contractors Houston, TX
19 Hours | $595
Contract Price: $7,000
This course covers the use of ergonomic principles to recognize, evaluate, and control workplace conditions that cause or contribute to musculoskeletal and nerve disorders. Course topics include work physiology, anthropometry, musculoskeletal disorders, use of video display terminals, and risk factors such as vibration, temperature, material handling, repetition, and lifting and patient transfers in health care. Course emphasis is on industrial case studies covering analysis and design of work situations and equipment workshops in manual lifting, and coverage of current OSHA compliance policies and guidelines.
|Course Fee (Basic)||Full Fee||$ 595.00|
Associated General Contractors Houston, TX
AGC Members receive a 10% discount when they call (866) 906-9190 to register for a course. Please provide the member code when you call.
Parking: Parking is prohibited around The Westfall Group building that shares an entrance to the parking lot. It is recommended that students park along the fence line on the back perimeter of the AGC building.Discounted Hotel Booking Rates: Several hotels provide AGC Houston members and associates with a discounted member rate.
K M Coordinator
Thomas (Tom) BurnsTom Burns is an experienced safety professional and instructor with more than 40 years of experience as a safety director, ergonomist, and operations manager in the petrochemical, manufacturing, and service industries. He is the author of two safety management books, Serious Incident Prevention, Editions I and II and has provided expert instruction for OSHA Education Centers, private sector, and government organizations for more than 15 years. His credentials include Licensed Professional Engineer (PE), Certified Safety Professional (CSP), and Certified Professional Ergonomist (CPE).