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Safety in the Workplace

Course Number: 10196136
Credits: 3.00

Course Description

10-196-136 SAFETY-WORKPLACE awareness, federal/state/local compliance, inspections, risk analysis, workplace violence, substance abuse, health hazards, first aid, CPR, fire and electrical safety, and emergency preparedness.

Course Typically Offered

  • Fall
  • Spring

Most NWTC classes are offered in 8-week sessions. Learn more about how our class schedule can help you succeed.

Credit for Prior Learning

Course Competencies

  1. Measure compliance with all federal, state, local and company safety/health regulations and policies.
  2. Analyze accidents and illness
  3. Use effective human relations techniques with regards to safety.
  4. Organize safety inspections.
  5. Minimize the risk of chemical, physical, ergonomic and biological hazards in the work place.
  6. Explore issues of workplace violence and substance abuse.
  7. Communicate Blood Borne Pathogens policies and procedures.
  8. Create an effective fire protection program.
  9. Develop emergency preparedness plans.