This course introduces the student to the study of workplace occupational health and safety. The student will learn safe work practices in offices, industry and construction as well as how to identify and prevent or correct problems associated with occupational safety and health in these locations as well as in the home.
The course is designed to assist the student with the implementation of safe healthy practices at work and at home.
What Will You Learn?
- Gain an historical, economic, and organizational perspective of occupational safety and health
- Investigate current occupational safety and health problems and solutions
- Identify the forces that influence occupational safety and health
- Demonstrate the knowledge and skills needed to identify workplace problems and advance safe work
personal health and safety
Accidents & Their Effect on Industry
Theories of Accidents-(Essay-Select 1 of the following theories)
WHMIS Workplace Hazardous Material Information System
Falling, Impact, Acceleration and Lifting Hazards
Course Related Books