A safety policy is one of the most important documents that a company can produce, demonstrating that senior management takes worker health and safety seriously.
This course gives students the tools to craft a practical workplace safety plan.
In this course, students are introduced to developing a safety policy, and then they learn how to introduce a safety plan to employees and how to develop a communications plan. Safety training is covered, along with incident response plans, health and safety inspections, and safety audits.
Session One: Course Overview
Session Two: Writing a Safety Plan
- Elements of the Plan
Session Three: Organizational Safety Policy
- Policy Statement
Session Four: Introduction to the Safety Plan
Session Five: Communications Plan
- Considerations in developing your Communications Plan
- The Communications Plan
Session Six: Safety Training
- Employee Orientation
- Deciding Training
Session Seven: Incident Response Plan (with Critical Incident Response Plan)
- Why Do We Investigate Incidents?
- Incident Response Plan
- Critical Incident Response Plan
Session Eight: Safety and Health Inspections (with 6S)
- Safety and Health Inspections
Session Nine: Safety Audits
- Audit Primer
Session Ten: Appendix
- Recommended Reading List
- Personal Action Plan