will be able to recognize and evaluate occupational safety and health hazards
in the workplace, and to determine appropriate hazard controls following the
hierarchy of controls. Students will furthermore be able to analyze the effects
of workplace exposures, injuries and illnesses, fatalities and the methods to
prevent incidents using the hierarchy of controls, effective safety and health
management systems and task-oriented training.
the end of this course, a student should:
Evaluate workplace to determine the existence of occupational safety and health
Identify relevant regulatory and national consensus standards along with best
practices that are applicable.
Select appropriate control methodologies based on the hierarchy of controls
Analyze injury and illness data for trends.