Instructional Techniques for Occupational Safety, Health and Environmental Professionals
Design, develop, deliver, evaluate and manage workplace safety and health training programs. Prepare and give a 15-minute presentation on a relevant workplace health and safety topic. The presentation will include skills and techniques learned in the course. You will be encouraged to also bring materials that you are currently working on to use as a reference. This course will also help prepare you for the optional CET exam.
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Conduct a needs analysis as well as perform a task analysis.
Write a goals statement identifying the target audience, observable and measurable objectives and criterion-referenced test items and performance checklists.
Identify ways to evaluate training programs.
Demonstrate instructional strategies, methods and media and link them to learning objectives.
Develop a training lesson plan.
Prepare a five-minute exercise with written instructions.
Explain the difference in learning styles.
Explain how to manage and document a training program.
Prepare for the optional Certified Environmental Trainer exam.
Highly Recommended - Optional Textbook
ANSI/ASSE Z490.1-2016 Criteria for Accepted Practices in Safety, Health and Environmental Training This book can be purchased at www.ASSE.org and it is highly recommended that you purchase prior to the course.
Designing and Delivering Effective Training (NESHTA), Susan M. McMaster; this book is a required purchase as part of the registration process and will be distributed to each student in class
Optional Exam -- The Certified Environmental, Safety and Health Trainer (CET) exam is administered by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP). Registration and exam fees for the CET exam are not included in the course fee. Contact BCSP for CET certification information:
Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) 2301 W Bradley Ave Champaign, IL 61821 Phone: 217-359-9263 Fax: 217-359-0055 E-mail: email@example.com Web: www.bcsp.org
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