May 18, 2022
ENV 105 - Introduction To Environmental Health & SafetyCredits: 3
Instructional Contact Hours: 3
Introduces students to the safety requirements and regulations needed to successfully direct a safety program on an industrial site.
Prerequisite(s): READING LEVEL 2 and WRITING LEVEL 2 and MATH LEVEL 2
Lecture Hours: 45 Lab Hours: 0
Meets MTA Requirement: None
Outcomes and Objectives
- Recognize general safety requirements necessary on an industrial site.
- Identify requirements of a site safety plan and an emergency plan.
- Explain permitting requirements.
- Recognize Public Health Standards (OSHA/MIOSHA) necessary on an industrial site.
- Cite public health standards pertaining to asbestos, lead, noise, and hazard communications.
- Discuss requirements for respirators and supplied air breathing apparatus.
- Discuss requirements for personal protective equipment (PPE)
- Recognize Public Safety Standards (OSHA/MIOSHA) necessary on an industrial site.
- List evacuation and trenching requirements.
- List fall protection requirements.
- Identify signs, signals, and barricades requirements.
- Identify forklift truck requirements.
- Recognize safety tools recommended that support a safety program on an industrial site.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the Hazard Analysis Process.
- Discuss the Behavior Based Safety Process.
- Demonstrate an understanding of Root Cause Analysis.
- Demonstrate an understanding of auditing and measurements.
- Identify defensive driving.
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