BFA Academy

We are excited to share with you the following educational opportunities in our state-of-the-art design and training center. We look forward to seeing you soon in our fully equipped learning environment.

All events take place at:

BFA Design & Training Center
2201 26th Ave NW
St. Paul, MN 55112

Reserve your spot today or request additional information by contacting Amy Villars, BFA Safety & Education Manager, at or (651) 352-2389 ext. 301.

March 8, 2018
Workshop one - A pathway to change: Safe patient handling fundamentals

Don’t have a safe patient handling program, currently lacking direction or looking to affirm your path? It’s time to spring into action and dispel myths with evidence-based best practices. This workshop will explore strategies and innovative solutions that overcome common barriers.

April 20, 2018
Open house

10 a.m. - 2 p.m., with presentations at 11 a.m. & 1 p.m.
BFA Academy services focus. Learn how BFA is transforming the industry!

June 11, 2018
Workshop two - Energize your safe patient handling program

Has your safe patient handling program lost its momentum? Learn how to transform it by evaluating partnerships within your organization. Reclaim staff engagement through exceptional education, creative problem solving and intentional culture change. After all, you can’t keep doing the same thing and expect different results!

October 17, 2018
Workshop three - Are you haunted by gaps in your safe patient handling program?

If you weren’t scared before, you might be after attending this class. But don’t despair, we’ll help you connect the dots and identify gaps within your program. Have you considered analyzing your patient fall data? Are you losing products? Are you leaving out any key players? What you might be missing is just plain spooky. We have the answers.

September 19, 2018
Open house

10 a.m. - 2 p.m., with presentations at 11 a.m. & 1 p.m.
Pressalit focus. Come see how this Danish manufacturer’s products adapt to the changing needs of our society.

See the BFA Academy flyer for more about our educational opportunities.