The Association of Canadian Ergonomists

The Association of Canadian Ergonomists (ACE) is a bilingual, professional association of individuals and organizations with a common interest in advancing ergonomics and human factors knowledge and practice.

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2019 ACE Conference

July 12, 2019

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What is Ergonomics?

Ergonomics is the scienctific discipline concerned with the interactions between humans and other elements of a system to optimize human well-being and system performance.



ACE's Mission, Vision and Core Values

Mission

ACE unites and advances the knowledge and skills of Ergonomics and Human Factors practitioners to optimise human and organisational well-being.

Vision

The world needs great products, work, and systems achieved through the application of Human Factors and Ergonomics.

Core values

Accountability, Collaboration, Competence, Diversity, Integrity

Who are Ergonomists?

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If a person has the appropriate academic background to be an ergonomist, they can apply to be recognized as an Associate Ergonomist (AE). After achieving a set amount of relevant professional experience, they can apply to upgrade their designation to a Canadian Certified Professional Ergonomist (CCPE). These designations help ensure that all those wishing to practice as ergonomists have the academic and practical experience to competently serve the public.

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