Ergonomics Assessments | Wellness Seminars | Custom Events

Unhealthy workplace culture is a leading workplace stress (1). Left unmanaged, stress can lead to lower productivity and absenteeism and may impact staff retention. The good new is Symmetrix makes it easy to build a healthy culture in your office. We delivered tailored packages to engage your staff and combat workplace stress right to your office.

We’re so close it’s easy, all our programs are administered right in our Yaletown clinic. Our programs are four parts: assessment, planning, delivery and evaluation. We specialize in what matter most to your employees like workstation set up (and standing desks), engaging staff workshops and custom events staff staying active all week and eating right. Best of all our programs are administered by professional health practitioners like kinesiologist, nutritionist and clinical psychologist. Wellness programs with Symmetrix are an optimal solution for increasing employee wellness.


Ergonomic Assessments

Comprehensive Office Ergonomic Assessment $395*

This comprehensive assessment is best suited for the client/ employee with complicated physical considerations. The work place is visited and assessed for ergonomic design and effectiveness considering the individual’s subjective reports of pain, discomfort, physical limitations and previous diagnosis. Ergonomic and human factor recommendations are made to optimize effectiveness, safety and comfort.

Where possible, changes are made immediately to the workstation. Working within the funder’s guidelines, recommendations for additional equipment are reported. The individual receives education on biomechanics, correct posture, exercises and stretches.

On-site assessment time is approximately 1.5 hours. An extensive written report is provided within one week of the assessment date.

*Travel Fees Additional, GST Additional

Multi-station Office Ergonomic Assessments $85/hr*

For offices with minimum of 6 employees and no need for formal written reports, this is a terrific opportunity to have a Kinesiologist spend one-on-one time with each person observing them at their workstation and make on the spot changes to promote optimal posture and ergonomic function.

Each assessment is approximately 30 minutes and includes;

History including employees’ reports of pain, injuries and physical limitations

Ergonomic set-up of equipment – including chair, desk, computer monitor, keyboard, mouse, telephone, etc.

Education regarding posture, stretching and over-all physical health at work

Summary report of recommendations for additional equipment &/or changes that cannot be completed at that visit

*Travel Fees Additional, GST Additional

Wellness Workshops

Optimizing hiring, employee retention, workplace culture and community can be challenging. Especially within a budget. Strengthen a healthy culture in your office with Symmetrix wellness services. We prepare packages priced on your wellness needs.

Assessing your needs

With wellness unmanaged, employees are left on their own to cope with any stress. Stress is a major health risk at work, and contributes to lower productivity and absenteeism.

Beyond just stress, corporate culture has a profound effect on an employee’s decision stay at their company. Employees rank unsatisfactory corporate culture in their top 3 sources of stress, according to a 2018 Udemy study(1).

Weather a-la-carte or part of a larger wellness program, our services are designed through assessment, planning, delivery and evaluation.

What we do:

Let us come to you! At your workplace we will assess your needs to improve wellness and culture in your office. Through assessment we plan sessions on issues that matter most to your employees, delivering seminars, group sessions and community partnerships. Our professional kinesiologists track progress to optimize employee wellness.

Symmetrix offers goal driven wellness workshops for businesses and budgets of any size. Our services include:

-Personalized seminars: Ideal for a group of 5-40 these are designed to activate and energize staff. Some examples are:

Fitness: Straight Up - science based fitness seminar

Working Smarter - Workplace Ergonomics

Own Your Stress - stress techniques from a clinical psychologist

What's on Your Plate? - with a registered nutritionist

-Group sessions: Does your staff crave yoga, cooking classes, meditation or a mid-day boot camp? We’ve got you covered with our many innovative options

-Community partnership: We tailor wellness packages to include community impact like participation in charity events and volunteering

Wellness Workshops start at $525 for 1 - 1.5 hours


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Custom Wellness Events

We run awesome events to meet your company’s goals. Options include outdoor bootcamp, staff hiking adventure and nutritious food festival. Our goal is to meet your staff’s core needs of connection, growth and variety. All custom events are designed to maximize engagement. Symmetrix values social and de-stressing events that get you and your staff active.

Symmetrix is uniquely positioned to get the most for you out of your wellness event. Our professional kinesiologists have applied understanding of the science of exercise. We share a wealth of experience in activities ranging from Team Sports to Adventure Skiing.

Best of all we are a nimble business allowing us able to work creatively with you. You’ll get the optimal event for your staff whatever your goals.