Training & Education

AWC Workers' Comp Retro Program

Retro Safety Academy

May 13
Wenatchee City Council Chamber
129 S. Chelan
Wenatchee, WA 98807
May 14
May 15

City of Kennewick, Southridge Pavilion Meeting Room
2901 Southridge Blvd.
Kennewick, WA 99338
May 28
May 29

Kennewick City Council Chambers
210 W 6th Ave.
Kennewick, WA 99336

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.

May 13 May 14 May 15 May 28 May 29
  • Safety committees
  • Leveraging your lift
  • Office ergonomics & safety
  • Return to Work
  • Hearing conservation
  • Chemical hazard communication & industrial hygiene
  • Management’s role in safety
  • How accidents happen
  • Safety committees
  • Leveraging your lift
  • Leading safety discussions
  • Safety audit & hazard assessment
  • Accident investigation
  • Ergonomics and safety
  • Preparing for a DOSH inspection


8:30 am Registration
9 am – 12:15 pm Workshops
12:15 – 1:15 pm Lunch (not provided)
1:15 – 2:45 pm Workshop
2:45 – 3 pm Discussion/Questions


Bob Meyer, Certified Safety Professional, ergo SAVVY

Registration and fees

Register now!

AWC Workers’ Comp Retro Program members registration – Free
Other AWC members registration – $90
Non-AWC members registration – $120

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
Roger Neal
(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.