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Supervisor Safety Development Program, Madison

August 13 @ 8:15 am - August 15 @ 4:30 pm

Course Overview

The Supervisors’ Safety Development Program (SSDP) trains supervisors and managers to incorporate best safety practices into their daily management activities. Through various group discussions and activities, participants will have opportunities to demonstrate they have acquired the knowledge and skills necessary to positively impact the safety and health of their employees in the workplace.

Key Topics/Goals/Objectives

Supervisors and managers will learn how to incorporate safety and health into their daily management process. Key learning objectives will include:

  • How to confidently address critical safety and health issues
  • How to enhance safety responsibilities and safety management systems, including safety inspections, incident investigations, safety meetings and employee engagement
  • Identification and control of hazards, incident prevention, OSHA compliance, and continuous improvement in all areas of safety and health
  • How to promote a positive safety culture
  • Learning to support workers with on-going safety training, on-the-job training and promoting safe behavior

Topics covered include:

Safety Management


Safety & Health Training

Employee Involvement

Safety & Health Inspections

Incident Investigation

Industrial Hygiene



Hazard Communications

Regulatory Issues

Machine Safeguarding

Hand/Portable Power Tools

Materials Handling/Storage

Electrical Safety

Fire Safety

Who Should Attend?

This course is ideal for new supervisors and managers. Experienced supervisors and managers needing refresher training or additional education are encourage to attend as well.

Why Should You Attend?

Those attending the course will be equipped with the knowledge, leadership skills and methods necessary to apply safety as a part of their responsibilities. The end goal: providing you with the tools and skills needed to become effective safety leaders and advocates within your organization.


Chevon Cook, Safety Manager or Kady Olson, Sr. Safety Manager, Wisconsin Safety Council


Regular Price: $650
Discounted Member: $550
Course materials included.


8:15-8:30 Registration
8:30-4:30 Course
12:00-1:00  Lunch on your own (Check out the great restaurants in downtown Madison).WSC training center will include i-Pads for you to place your luncheon order.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Attend this course and earn 1.8 CEUs from the Wisconsin Safety Council.

Register Today

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

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Cancellation and substitution policy

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August 13 @ 8:15 am
August 15 @ 4:30 pm
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501 E. Washington Ave., Madison, WI 53703 United States
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