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Allied Health CPD Events

Office Ergonomic Risk Assessment, Vehicle Ergonomic Risk Assessment and Online Office Ergonomic Training Courses for Allied Health Professionals.

Learning Objectives:

  • Develop an understanding of the various roles an Allied Health Practitioner can have within an Occupational (Work) Health & Safety setting.
  • Describe key statements of relevant Workplace Health and Safety Legislation in Australia.
  • Describe and understand the principles of Risk Management and Hierarchy of Risk Control.
  • Apply knowledge and skills to undertake a basic ergonomic risk assessment.
  • Have the knowledge and skills to problem solve common workplace ergonomic issues.
  • Review and understand the importance of communication i.e. consent, verbal and written communication within the Occupational (Work) Health and Safety setting.
  • Learn about the references available to continue further professional learning and development within the Occupational (Work) Health and Safety setting.

What’s Included

  • Course handouts (presentation, consent form, office ergonomic risk assessment template)
  • Certificate of attendance
  • This course is accredited with Osteopathy Australia (7 hours), Myotherapy Association Australia (7 points) and ESSA (8 ESSA points).
  • AHPRA registered practitioners (osteopaths, physiotherapists and chiropractors will be able to claim 7 hours).

Presenters

Wade Brennan, Physiotherapist
Has 15 years clinical experience. This experience consists of Australian and international experience. He has been working in the field of OHS/WHS since 2006. He currently co-owns Corporate Work Health Australia Pty Ltd which consults in the OHS/WHS field. Currently owns a large multi-disciplinary private Physiotherapy practice that is located in the Gold Coast, QLD.

Heath Williams, Osteopath
Has 15 years clinical experience and 7 years post graduate teaching experience. This experience consists of Australian and international experience. He has been working in the field of OHS/WHS since 2006. He currently co – owns Corporate Work Health Australia Pty Ltd which consults in the OHS/WHS field. Currently owns a large osteopathy practice located in Melbourne CBD.

Brisbane Ergonomic Training

Training & Seminars

Vehicle (Car) Ergonomic Risk Assessment & Training For Allied Health Professionals

Learning Objectives:

  • Review hazards and risks associated with vehicle use (driving and manual handling in/out of the vehicle).
  • Reviewing typical driving postures and habits that may increase ones risk of developing musculoskeletal complaints
  • Review the step by step process to setting up an individual within a vehicle to improve ones comfort and support.
  • Vehicle storage and manual handling best practices
  • Undertaking a basic vehicle ergonomic risk assessment
  • Note: This course will be combination of both theory and practical application. Attendees will be encouraged to drive their vehicle to the seminar so that we can apply knowledge in a practical scenario.

What’s Included

  • Course handouts (presentation, consent form, office ergonomic risk assessment template)
  • Certificate of attendance
  • TThis course is accredited for 4 points with Myotherapy Australia.
  • This course is accredited for 4 Points for Exercise Physiologists registered with ESSA.
  • AHPRA registered practitioners (osteopaths, physiotherapists and chiropractors will be able to claim 4 hours).

Presenters

Wade Brennan, Physiotherapist
Has 14 years clinical experience. This experience consists of Australian and international experience. He has been working in the field of OHS/WHS since 2006. He currently co-owns Corporate Work Health Australia Pty Ltd which consults in the OHS/WHS field. Currently owns a large multi-disciplinary private Physiotherapy practice that is located in the Gold Coast, QLD.

Heath Williams, Osteopath
Has 14 years clinical experience and 7 years post graduate teaching experience. This experience consists of Australian and international experience. He has been working in the field of OHS/WHS since 2006. He currently co – owns Corporate Work Health Australia Pty Ltd which consults in the OHS/WHS field. Currently owns 2 private osteopathy practices that are located in Melbourne CBD and Docklands.

Cancellation & Rescheduling Policy

Registrants who cancel > 30 days from the course can receive a refund.

Registrants can reschedule to the same course at a different date/location when > 2 weeks notice is provided.

Contact Details:

If you have any questions or enquiries, please email or phone us at
E: admin@corporateworkhealth.com
P: 1300 951 519

Office/Vehicle In-house Professional Development Seminar

This 60 – 120 minute professional development seminar has been developed for the Physiotherapy / osteopathic / chiropractic / exercise physiology / myotherapy clinic looking to enhance their practitioners understanding of workstation hazards and risks so that they are better equipped to provide their clients with solutions and strategies to reduce their risk of developing musculoskeletal strains and sprains.

​We can customize the course to include office workstation or vehicle ergonomic or manual handling in the workplace setting.

Learning Objectives:

  • ​Review the workers and workplace duty of care with regards to workplace and vehicle ergonomics
  • Review the musculoskeletal risk factors in an office setting and vehicle use.
  • Step by step process to improve your clients workplace ergonomics
  • Discuss common strategies and tips to improve activity in the workplace and reduce ones risk of developing musculoskeletal strains and sprains in the workplace.
  • Discuss and problem solve common workstation or vehicle ergonomic issues you have experienced with your clients

Upcoming Course Details

Course duration: 1 hour – 2 hours

Course location: We will come to your clinic and host the presentation onsite in Brisbane, Gold Coast & Tweed Heads.

​All attendees will receive a hard copy of the presentation as well as handouts to provide clients to help with their education of workplace desk ergonomics

Cost: $250 – $350 + GST. Travel may be added depending on the location.

Physiotherapy treatments available to you

Thorough explanation of your diagnosis and your treatment plan

Joint mobilisation to reduce pain and stiffness

Nerve gliding techniques to treat nerve pain and irritation

Massage and release of tight muscles

Postural assessments and corrective exercises

Core stability programs

Individualised exercise & gym programs

Strong back & core, or strong shoulders classes

KLT functional strength training

Sports specific rehabilitation for your chosen sport

Workcover injuries ~ return to work clinic

Hypermobility clinic for hypermobile clients

Occupational Physio, including worksite assessments and functional capacity evaluations

Workplace & home assessments

Get in touch today!

Our central location

Suite C55B, Level 2
Circle on Cavill Shopping Centre
Surfers Paradise QLD 4217

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Fax: 07 5641 7849

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Parking:
2-hour Free Parking available (collect a voucher from admin)

Appointment hours

Monday to Friday:

8:00am to 7:00pm

Online Appointments:
24 hours

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9.00am - 5.00pm, Mon-Fri

Saturday 

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