Interpreter Workshop: Preventing Occupational Health Risks – Austin

Austin Interpreters for the Deaf (AID) proudly presents

“Preventing Occupational Health Risks”

Presented by Holly Warren-Norman

Date: Saturday, February 12, 2011

Time: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Location: Austin Community College – Highland Business Center
Room 201 – Board Room
5930 Middle Fiskville Rd
Austin, TX 78752

Workshop Description:

This 6-hour workshop covers the history of repetitive motion injuries (RMI)
and occupational health risks among interpreters. Interpreters will become
familiar with differing terminology used to describe RMI and physical,
emotional and psychological signs and symptoms of pain and job risks.
Participants will warm- up with a short cardiovascular exercise and will do
some flexibility/stretching exercises. BRING A BLANKET OR YOGA MAT to the
workshop. Wear comfortable clothes. Breakfast will be provided, and there
will be a one- hour break for lunch. For further assistance, contact AID
Vice President Sonja Smith at [email protected] or (512) 736-3407.

Cost: $45.00 for 6 Hour Workshop (check all that apply)

-$ 5.00 RID/TSID Member
-$ 5.00 AID Member

Amount Enclosed: $________ Make checks payable to: AID

Accommodations Needed:

_______Sign Language Interpreter

Other_______ _________ ___

Participant Name: ____________ _________ _________ _________ ___

Email: ____________ _________ _________ _________ _________ ______

Address: ____________ _________ _________ _________ _________ ___

Register soon! Only 45 Seats available!

BEI & RID CEUs Approved

If this workshop is cancelled prior to the scheduled date of 2/12/2011,
participants will receive a full refund.

Print this form and send registration to: AID c/o Workshop PO BOX 684694
Austin, TX 78768

TSID is an Approved RID CMP Sponsor for Continuing Education Activities.
This Professional Studies Program is offered for .6 CEUs at the Some Content
Knowledge Level.

Sponsored by Austin Community College Interpreting Services Department

Here is the attached flyer/registration, PDF.

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