Safety Training

Back Safety

Description: This course is designed to bring awareness into the work environment and help eliminate preventable back injuries. It will provide information regarding job-specific hazards, safe work practices, and ergonomics. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements.

  • Identify job-specific hazards that contribute to preventable back injuries
  • Describe ergonomic considerations that minimize back injuries in the workplace
  • Recall safe work practices that minimize back injuries

Duration: 1.0

Fire Prevention and Safety

Description: This one-hour training course addresses how to prevent fires and recognize fire hazards. It will also discuss what actions to take in the event of a fire, including the proper use of portable fire extinguishers. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements.

  • Define the chemistry of fire
  • Recognize common fire hazards
  • Classify types of fires and fire extinguishers
  • Identify the general requirements of egress (i.e., exit) standards
  • Specify how to prevent workplace fires
  • Identify how to respond to a fire
  • Specify the proper use of portable fire extinguishers

Duration: 1.0

Hazard Communication (HAZWOPER)

Description: This training discusses programs and procedures dealing with chemical hazards as stated in OSHA Regulation, 29 CFR 1910.1200, the Hazard Communication Standard. This training is geared toward employees who are actively involved in cleanup activities. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements.

  • Identify employer responsibilities and employee responsibilities under the Hazard Communication Standard
  • Describe methods used to detect hazardous materials in the workplace
  • Identify categories of chemical hazards
  • Describe health effects associated with hazardous chemicals
  • List methods used to control hazardous chemicals

Duration: 1.0

Ladder Safety

Description: This course provides information about the safe use of portable and fixed ladders. The intent of the course is to provide the learner with information about the hazards involved with the use of ladders and control methods that will greatly reduce these hazards. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements.

  • Identify hazards related to the general use of ladders, and how to control these hazards
  • Describe the types of portable ladders and their use, capacities, and safety considerations
  • Describe the specific use, capacities, and safety features of fixed ladders
  • Specify proper guidelines for ladder care and maintenance

Duration: 1.0

Office Ergonomics

Description: This one-hour course is designed to provide the basic information needed to recognize and report musculoskeletal disorder (MSD) signs, symptoms, and risk factors. It addresses the key components of an ergonomics program and also provides information to assist both employees and employers in minimizing the risk of developing work-related MSDs. This course applies to employees and employers in office/administrative type settings. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements.

  • Define terms related to the study of ergonomics
  • Recognize the general requirements of the Ergonomics Standard
  • Recognize signs and symptoms of injury to the muscles and skeleton, and the importance of early reporting
  • Identify risk factors for injury to the muscles and skeleton
  • Specify controls and work practices to reduce and/or eliminate risk factors for injury to the muscles and skeleton
  • Specify how to report MSD signs, symptoms, and hazards in your job, and how the employer is required to address them

Duration: 1.0

Slips, Trips, and Falls

Description: Slips, trips, and falls constitute the majority of general industry accidents. They cause 15% of all accidental deaths and are second only to motor vehicles as a cause of fatalities. This course is intended to provide employees with the ability to recognize and prevent slip, trip, and fall hazards and to address the key components of ladder safety. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements.

  • List injuries that can result from slips, trips, and falls
  • Identify fall hazards in the work area
  • Describe the proper use of a ladder
  • Specify how to set up a ladder
  • List tips to prevent injuries on stairs
  • Describe how to minimize walkway hazards
  • List contributing factors to slips, trips, and falls

Duration: 1.0