This workshop provides employers with information to better manage hazardous manual tasks using the PErforM (Participative Ergonomics for Manual Tasks) program.

Details

Supported by: WorkSafe NSW
Event Type: Workshop
Event Cost: Free

SafeWork NSW is offering free workshops to help employers better manage hazardous manual tasks using the PErforM (Participative Ergonomics for Manual Tasks) program. PErforM is a simple manual task risk management program based on participative ergonomics, an internationally recommended approach for reducing musculoskeletal disorders.

The workshop will develop your skills so that you:

  • understand the PErforM program and participative ergonomics
  • understand the resources required to implement PErforM
  • can deliver PErforM training
  • can facilitate a manual tasks risk assessment using PErforM
  • can facilitate the management of manual tasks risks through developing and implementing effective controls
  • understand the importance of review and evaluation

The workshop is designed for people who:

  • will be implementing the PErforM program
  • occupy a position with access to management and workers
  • have good communication and motivational skills
  • have knowledge of risk management and hazardous manual tasks
  • preferably have experience in training and facilitation

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