Home  |   About us  |   Login      

Training & Education

AWC Workers' Comp Retro Program

Retro Safety Academy

September 9
September 10
September 23
September 24

City of Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon Police Station
1805 Continental Place
Mount Vernon, WA 98273
October 28-29
Campbell’s Resort – River Room
104 West Woodin Avenue
4321 NW Parker St
Chelan, WA 98816
November 12
November 13
December 10
December 11

City of Issaquah
Public Works Operation Building
670 1st Ave NE
Issaquah WA 98027

Going to Member Expo?

Register here.

Are you responsible for your jurisdiction’s safety program? Have you experienced an increase in on-the-job injuries? Interested in learning more about ways to keep your workplace safe? If so, AWC’s Retro Program is offering workshops to help you navigate workplace safety issues.

Who should attend

  • Members of the AWC Workers’ Compensation Retro Program
  • City staff responsible for risk management/loss control/safety
  • Safety committee members
  • Human resource, public works employees and supervisors, building inspectors and other field employees


For a detailed course information for all dates, click here.

September 9
November 12

Management’s role in safety
How accidents happen
Safety audit & hazard assessment

September 10
November 13

Leading safety discussions
Accident investigations
Preparing for a DOSH inspection

October 28

Management’s role in safety
Hearing conservation

September 23
December 10

Office ergonomics & office safety
Leverage your lift
Safety committees

September 24
December 11

Return to work
Chemical hazard communications &
industrial hygiene
Hearing conservation

October 29

How accidents happen
Office ergonomics & office safety


Schedule for Issaquah & Mount Vernon Schedule for October 28 Schedule for October 29
8:30 am Registration 12:30 pm Registration 8 am Registration
9 am – 12:15 pm Workshops 1 – 2:30 pm Workshop 8:30 – 10 am Workshop
12:15 – 1:15 pm Lunch (not provided) 2:30 – 2:45 pm Break 10 – 10:15 am Break
1:15 – 2:45 pm Workshop 2:45 – 4:15 pm Workshop 10:15 – 11:45 am Workshop
2:45 – 3 pm Discussion/Questions        


Bob Meyer, Certified Safety Professional, ergo SAVVY

Registration and fees

Register now for Mount Vernon – September 9, 10, 23, 24!

Register now for Chelan – October 28 & 29!
If you are also attending Member Expo, October 29-30, please email registration now so that your hotel reservation for October 29 can be consolidated.

Register now for Issaquah – November 12, 13, December 10, 11!

AWC Workers’ Comp Retro Program members registration – Free
Other AWC RMSA, Employee Benefit Trust, D&A Consortium members registration – $240
Non-AWC members – $360

Cancellation policy: A fee of $20 will be charged for cancellations made more than one week prior to the meeting for which you are registered. Cancellations made less than seven days prior to the meeting for which you are registered will require full payment.


Workshop information
Ian Payne
(360) 753-4137

Registration or cancellation questions and special accommodations
For TDD users, please use the state’s toll-free relay service, (800) 833-6388, and ask the operator to dial the AWC number.

Retro Safety Coordinator (RSC) Program

Available to Retro program members only

AWC’s Retro Program sponsors the Retro Safety Coordinator program to recognize educational achievement and professional excellence in workplace safety. This program consists of 12 required courses. For more information on the Retro Safety Coordinator Program click here.