Safety in the Workplace Course Outline

Safety in the Workplace

How to Use This Guide

Session One: Course Overview

Session Two: Defining a Safety Culture

Session Three: Governing Bodies and Resources

Session Four: Getting Started

Creating a Safety Committee

The Safety Committee’s First Meeting

Session Five: Identifying Hazards

The Hazard Identification Process

Hazard Identification for the Acme Widget Company

Session Six: Resolving Hazards

The Three Methods

Hazard Resolution for the Acme Widget Company

Session Seven: Taking Proactive Measures

Hiring for Safety

Safety Training

Session Eight: Identifying Groups at Risk

Session Nine: Writing a Safety Plan

Session Ten: Implementing the Plan

Session Eleven: Incident Management

Case Study

Responding to Incidents

Documenting Incidents

Investigating Incidents

Near Misses

Session Twelve: Reviewing the Program

Recommended Reading List

Post-Course Assessment

Pre- and Post-Assessment Answer Keys

Personal Action Plan