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Safety Management Techniques (SMT)

November 4 @ 8:15 am - November 5 @ 4:30 pm

Nov. 4-5 (part I)

Nov. 13,14 (Part 2)

4 day course; must attend all 4 days

Registration: 8:15 -8:30 am (day one only)
Course: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm (each day)
12:00-1:00 Lunch on your own day 1-3; on last day of class, lunch will be provided. (Check out the great restaurants in downtown Madison).WSC training center will include i-Pads for you to place your luncheon order.

Ideal for new safety professionals, individuals seeking career development, and an excellent refresher for experienced safety professionals. Apply this course towards your National Safety Council Advanced Safety Certificate (ASC).

Course Overview

Improve your safety management skills and maximize your influence on your organization’s safety and health efforts. You’ll learn more than just what an effective manager does, you’ll learn real applications to define your role as a leader and problem solver. SMT touches all bases of safety training, addressing administrative, technical and cultural elements. This course equips safety and health professionals with skills in communication and management functions. It’s designed for you if you have a good background in accident prevention and want to improve your management skills. Upon completion of the Safety Management Techniques course, you’ll be able to use new knowledge and skills to influence the safety and health efforts at your facility.

Course can apply to NSC Advanced Safety Certificate

Key Topics/Goals/Objectives

  • Principles and practices
  • Planning for safety and health management
  • The scope and function of the safety and health professional
  • Management and leadership styles
  • Assessment of organizational practices and environmental conditions
  • Individual and organizational dynamics
  • Consulting, change management, problem solving, decision making, and meeting management skills
  • Interviewing and consulting
  • Addressing individual and organizational dynamics
  • Conducting safety audits
  • Influencing and managing change
  • Working with a safety and health committee
  • Budget planning for safety and health efforts
  • Assess your own organization’s safety and health practices
  • Create a management plan that you can take back to your facility for implementation

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for safety and health professionals, human resource representatives, personnel or training specialists, anyone involved with accident prevention or those individuals looking to enhance their skills as a safety professional.

Ideal for new safety professionals, individuals seeking career development, and an excellent refresher for experienced safety professionals. Apply this course towards your National Safety Council Advanced Safety Certificate (ASC).

Why You Should Attend

This four day course is designed to assist you if you are responsible for managing employees and/or projects in safety and health efforts. Based on current safety, management, quality, and performance technology principles, this program focuses on the knowledge and skills required to effectively deal with safety and health management issues from an individual and organizational perspective. You will be involved in your own learning experience through interactive, instructional exercises in addition to examining your function and leadership role as a safety and health professional.


Registration/Networking: 8:15 – 8:30 am (day one only)
Course: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm (lunch included each day)


Regular Price: $1,675
Discounted Member: $1,325
Course materials includes; 9 Elements of an Effective Safety Management System, Case Studies in Safety and Productivity, Volume One, Injury Facts CD-ROM, Safety and Health Code of Ethics.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Attend this course and earn 2.6 CEUS from the Wisconsin Safety Council.

Register Today

Registration confirmations will be mailed. Pre-registration is required.

More Information

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November 4 @ 8:15 am
November 5 @ 4:30 pm
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