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Industrial Safety Certificate

Certificate Number 904491

The Industrial Safety Certificate provides on line courses to prepare individuals to work with supervisors and employees to ensure a safe & healthy work environment.

Certificate Completers will be able to

Contribute to a safety and health program in any size organization.


Catalog No. Description Credits

10-449-102 Accident Investigation
10-449-104 Audits and Inspections
10-449-103 Industrial Hygiene-Intro
10-449-101 Regulatory Compliance
10-449-100 Safety Management

Certificate Total

Course Descriptions

10-449-102 Accident Investigation...determine cause, uncover indirect accident causes, prevent similar accidents from occurring, document facts, provide information on costs and promote safety. The student will learn how to train first line supervisors in the area of accident/incident investigation, and train employees how to report accidents/incidents. OSHA record keeping and corrective action will also be addressed within this course.

10-449-104 Audits/Inspections...examine the process that takes place during the planning, design and operational phases of the safety system. The student will learn how to conduct the monitoring function in an organization to locate and report existing and potential hazards having the capacity to cause accidents in the workplace; also how to locate and interpret past injury and illness data and compare to current data.

10-449-103 Industrial Hygiene-Intro...fault finding, emphasizing on criticism and fact-finding, with the emphasis on locating potential hazards that can adversely affect safety and health will be analyzed. The course will also evaluate and assess safety and health risks associated with equipment, material, processes and activities.

10-449-101 Regulatory Compliance...overview of occupational safety/health compliance procedures emphasizing areas such as hazard communication, lockout/tagout, confined space entry, personnel protective equipment, machine guarding, hand/portable tools, fire safety.

10-449-100 Safety Management...occupational health and safety management principles, systems and supporting techniques to initiate and/or improve an organization's safety management system. Included is a focus on job safety analysis and fault tree.

For more information, please contact: The Trades & Engineering Technologies Department,(920) 498-5461 or (800) 422-NWTC, extension 5461,or contact Enrollment Services at 888-385-NWTC.