Supervisor/Manager Safety and Health Training - Job/Task Specific Training

Safety: DOI Safety and Occupational Health Overview This course is an overview of the Department of the Interior's Safety and Occupational Health Program. DOI LEARN
Safety: Office Safety Despite common beliefs that the office provides a safe environment in which to work, many hazards exist which cause thousands of injuries and health problems each year among office workers. Since one-third of the DOI work force is in offices, even low rates of work-related injuries and illnesses can have an immense impact on employee safety and health. This course discusses office safety in today's world of work. DOI LEARN
Safety: Authorities, Roles, and Responsibilities All personnel at the Department of the Interior (DOI) share the responsibility for a safe and healthful workplace. Safety and occupational health rules, regulations, procedures and safe behaviors are instituted to protect employees. This course familiarizes supervisors, collateral duty safety officers, and all employees with applicable regulatory and legislative authorities and outlines the roles and responsibilities necessary for achieving DOI's safety motto, "Safety First, Every Job, Every Time." DOI LEARN
Safety: Exit Routes, Emergency Action Plans and Fire Prevention Plans There is a long and tragic history of workplace fires caused by problems with fire exits and extinguishing systems. OSHA requires employers to provide proper exits, fire fighting equipment, and employee training to prevent fire deaths and injuries in the workplace. The rules in 29 CFR 1910.34 through 1910.39 cover the minimum requirements for exit routes that employers must provide in their workplaces so that employees may evacuate the workplaces safely during an emergency. DOI LEARN
Operations and Maintenance: Plans and Preventive Maintenance This course teaches supervisors, managers, and employees how to create and manage job plans, safety plans, and preventive maintenance (PM) routines.  This course is based on the FMSS, and uses FMSS to manage facility inventory and resources. DOI LEARN
Safety: Federal Safety and Health Programs This course teaches executives, supervisors, managers, and employees about: Section 19 of the OSH Act; Executive Order 12196; and 29 CFR 1960. DOI LEARN
Safety: Introduction to OSHA This course describes the OSH Act and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards. DOI LEARN
Structural Fire for Managers This course is intended to provide managers with the information necessary to fulfill structural fire safety responsibilities, as well as assist with identifying resources to aid in structural fire management planning. DOI LEARN
Safety: Executive Orientation to Safety and Occupational Health The Department is clear in its commitment to a safe and healthful environment for all Interior employees and the visiting public. Executive and top management commitment and involvement are essential in meeting this goal. With statistics and examples, this course focuses on answering the five questions: 1) Why is there a concern about safety and occupational health? 2) How are we doing in the Department of the Interior? 3) How is our Safety and Occupational Health Program organized? 4) What is the Departmental Safety and Occupational Health Strategic Plan? and 5) What are the executive responsibilities and how can executives help. DOI LEARN
Security, Safety, and Communication This course will help supervisors, managers, and employees understand the role of security and safety in an organization, the importance of following safety and environmental guidelines, and how to communicate with customers in a professional manner DOI LEARN
Workplace Safety Orientation This one-hour course will provide an awareness level orientation of basic industrial safety fundamentals. It was designed to provide an overview of some of the basic concepts and techniques used in modern industry to protect workers. It also describes the purpose of the following safety programs: Hazard Communication; Bloodborne Pathogen Safety; Lockout/Tagout; Confined Space Entry; Emergency Response; Respiratory Protection; Personal Protective Equipment; Hearing Conservation. DOI LEARN
Office Ergonomics This one-hour course is designed to provide the basic information needed to recognize musculoskeletal disorder (MSD) signs, symptoms, and risk factors. It addresses the key components of an ergonomics program and also provides information to assist both employees and employers in minimizing the risk of developing work-related MSDs. This course applies to employees and employers in office/administrative type settings. DOI LEARN
Job Hazard Analysis This one-hour course is intended to provide information that will help improve the quality of work environments, improve absenteeism, help maintain a healthier workforce, reduce injury and illness rates, and make workers feel good about their work. This course was specifically designed for supervisors and managers to help enhance existing techniques in Job Hazard Analysis. DOI LEARN
Workplace Safety In the first quarter of fiscal year 2005, more than 53,800 occupational injuries and illnesses involving civilian federal employees occurred. Thirty-four of these injuries resulted in fatalities. Beyond the human implications of these statistics, this takes its toll on the American taxpayer in the form of the chargeback billings of federal agencies arising from the injuries and illnesses suffered by federal employees. For example, in 2000, worker compensation billings for all federal employees totaled more than $2 billion. This course enables federal employees to gain an insight into the Occupational Safety and Health requirements for federal employees. It covers the essential responsibilities required for federal government agencies and their employees in order to create a safe and healthful working environment. In addition, this course covers information about the types of training that agencies should provide for their employees. The course also looks at the documentation of workplace safety incidents and the importance of record keeping and submitting annual reports. Finally, the course discusses the issue of whistleblower protection. This course meets the training compliance requirements mandated under OSHA Regulation CFR 1960 and Executive Order 12196. DOI LEARN

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U.S. Department of the Interior
Occupational Health and Safety Program - SafetyNet
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..Last Updated on 09/10/08