Health & Safety Programs

Training

Date Added Resource Source
Content & Curriculum
Jun 2014

OSHA's Hazard Identification Training Tool

https://www.osha.gov/hazfinder/

OSHA's Hazard Identification Training Tool is an interactive, online, game-based training tool for small business owners, workers and others interested in learning the core concepts of hazard identification.

(OSHA)
Feb 2012

Free Power Point Presentations by SafetyAwakenings.com

http://www.safetyawakenings.com/free-workplace-osha-safety-power-point-points/

The following are over 600 links to workplace safety Power Point presentations provided by Safety Awakenings by Dave Weber.

(Safetyawakenings.com)
Jan 2012

OSHA Outreach Training Program

http://www.osha.gov/dte/outreach/index.html

he OSHA Outreach Training Program provides training for workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces.

(OSHA)
Oct 2010

Occupational Hygiene learning

http://ohlearning.com/

Welcome to the online hub for professional education in Occupational Hygiene. Here you can find training materials, learn how to become qualified in Occupational Hygiene or develop your career alongside an international community.

(OHTA)
Jun 2010

Train Workers in a Manner They Understand (PDF)

http://www.cbs.state.or.us/osha/interps/2010/worker-training-standards.pdf

The purpose of this memo is to provide enforcement guidance and to emphasize Oregon OSHA's policy that employee training required by OSHA standards must be presented in a manner that employees can understand.

(Oregon OSHA)
May 2010

OSHA Training Standards Policy Statement

https://www.osha.gov/dep/standards-policy-statement-memo-04-28-10.html

The purpose of this memorandum are to reiterate OSHA's policy that employee training required by OSHA standards must be presented in a manner that employees can understand, and to provide enforcement guidance to the area and regional offices relative to the Agency's training standards.

(OSHA)
Apr 2010

Susan Harwood Training Grant - Grantee Produced Training Materials

http://www.osha.gov/dte/grant_materials/index.html

OSHA's Susan Harwood Training Grant Program Web page has been updated to provide the public for the first time with worker safety training materials created by past grant winners. These training materials are tailored to meet the needs of specific training audiences and are available in a variety of formats in both English and Spanish (other languages will be added soon).

(OSHA)
Jan 2010

A Systematic Review of the Effectiveness of Training & Education for the Protection of Workers

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2010-127/

This systematic review was conducted to determine whether OHS training and education programs have a beneficial effect on workers and firms.

(NIOSH)
Jan 2010

elCOSH Images: Free Use Images for promoting Construction Safety and Health

http://www.elcosh.org/images

CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training announced the launch of a new Web site, eLCOSH Images, to provide high-quality safety and health photos free to the construction industry.

(eLCOSH)
Jul 2009

Be Trained! Your guide to Oregon OSHA's safety and health training requirements

http://www.cbs.state.or.us/osha/pdf/pubs/htmlpubs/betrained/betrained.html

This publication summarizes Oregon OSHA's training requirements for employers.

(Oregon OSHA)
Oct 2007

Youth@Work: Talking Safety Oregon

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/talkingsafety/states/or/

NIOSH is pleased to present Youth@Work: Talking Safety, a foundation curriculum in occupational safety and health. This curriculum is meant to be used in a classroom or other group training setting. The entire curriculum includes instructions for teachers and a step by step guide for presenting the material.

(NIOSH)
Jan 2006

Oregon OSHA Education

http://www.cbs.state.or.us/external/osha/education.html

Oregon OSHA Public Education classes provide information on occupational safety and health requirements in Oregon.

(Oregon OSHA)
 
For New Workers
Apr 2012

CCOHS Podcast: New and Young Workers: Orientation is Key

http://ccohs.libsyn.com/webpage/new-workers-orientation-is-key

Len Hong, President and CEO at CCOHS, discuss how to keep new and young workers safe on the job by having a formal orientation program in place.

(CCOHS)
Apr 2010

Tips for Safely Employing Young Workers (O[yes]) (PDF)

http://youngemployeesafety.org/tips-for-safely-employing-young-workers/

The Oregon Young Employee Safety Coalition has released a fact sheet for employers on how to safely employ young workers.

(O[yes])
Feb 2006

3 Steps to Effective Worker Education and Training (PDF)

http://www.worksafebc.com/publications/health_and_safety/by_topic/assets/pdf/3-steps.pdf

This guide is meant to help employers and supervisors keep new and young workers safe on the job - and prevent painful and costly workrelated injuries. This guide consists of three basic steps that will help you accomplish this.

(WorkSafe Online - Workers' Compensation Board of BC)
Jun 2005

Inexperienced Workers (PDF)

http://www.tdi.state.tx.us/pubs/videoresource/stpinexp.pdf

This program increases workplace hazard awareness for young and/or inexperienced workers.

(TWCC)
 
Techniques
Oct 2006

Job Training Analysis: A Process for Quickly Developing a Roadmap for Teaching and Evaluating Job Skills (PDF)

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/mining/UserFiles/works/pdfs/2006-139.pdf

This report describes a process for quickly developing information that is useful for skills training, job training analysis (JTA).

(NIOSH)
Nov 2005

Coaching Skills for On-the-job trainers (PDF)

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/mining/works/coversheet698.html

The goal of this document is to describe how to develop or manage an on-the-job training program so that information is passed on from trainer/coach to trainee efficiently and effectively.

(NIOSH)
Oct 2005

Tell me a Story - Why Stories are Essential to Effective Safety Training: Report of 9664 Investigations (PDF)

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/mining/works/coversheet359.html

This Report describes theoretical frameworks were used by NIOSH to evaluate effectiveness of safety training for miners.

(NIOSH)
Apr 2005

Preaching or Teaching: The Use of Narrative in Safety Training

http://ehstoday.com/ar/ehs_imp_37525/

Narrative - storytelling - can be an effective way to impart useful safety and health information to employees without insulting them or putting them to sleep.

(EHS Today)
Jan 2005

Effective Safety Training Techniques

http://www.ctjsafety.com/art_training_tech.htm

In this article we'll go over some of the steps to take before you begin designing your training program. Let's find out how to answer these questions and put together the best training program you can.

(CTJ)
Jan 2005

Training Tips and Tools

http://humanresources.about.com/od/trainingtools/

This web site contains a variety of resources and articles to improve training sessions, and though not specific to safety training, offers tools for all types of training.

(About.com)
 

Also see Safety Toolbox Talks