Certificate in Occupational Ergonomics

The graduate certification in Occupational Ergonomics is designed to prepare the working professional with a Bachelors Degree to meet the growing demand for safety professionals capable of dealing with work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSD). This certificate provides students with a comprehensive background in ergonomic work analysis, hazard assessment, and program development in a variety of essential industries.

Program Coordinator

Dr. Sang Choi
Hyland 3509
Phone: 262-472-1641
Email: chois@uww.edu

Department

Hyland 3305
Phone 262-472-1117
Email: safety@uww.edu

Additional Admission Requirements

Evidence of ability to succeed in graduate level Occupational and Environmental Safety & Health course work (evidence of this could include relevant work experience, or professional certification, e.g., CSP, CPE).

Note: Students in the Occupational Ergonomics Certificate Program may enroll in the Masters of Science in Safety at UW-Whitewater if they meet the normal criteria for that program.

Certificate in Occupational Ergonomics

The Certificate Program requires completion of the following three courses:

SAFETY 668ERGONOMICS3
SAFETY 671APPLIED METHODS IN ERGONOMICS3
SAFETY 672ADVANCED INDUSTRIAL ERGONOMICS3