SAFETY AND HEALTH PROGRAM MANAGEMENT

  • Program: Environmental Health and Safety
  • Course: Safety and Health Program Management
  • Course #: ENHS1035
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This course develops fundamental knowledge about safety policy, procedures, practices, and administrative controls for safety. Topics include: company safety policies and procedures, program administration, record keeping, training planning, delivery and management, and evaluation of program effectiveness.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Differentiate roles of Safety Manager and Corporate Management
Select goals and objectives for program
Identify needs for safety policies
Review role of safety committee and safety management
Identify safety committee training needs
Determine the requirements for accident/injury records
Apply trend analysis to required OSHA records
Identify components of safety program evaluations
Determine the role of Improvement Project Teams
Describe the components of a Total Safety Management Program

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 3
  • Lab: 0
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    None
  • Campus: Eden Prairie

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