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July 2018

Safety Inspections – Madison

July 17 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

  Course Overview Part of the Advanced Safety Certificate Programs Is your safety program working? Learn proven evaluation methods for measuring safety program effectiveness. We will provide information on the necessary elements for instruction on conducting effective safety inspections. This program includes inspection case studies of actual work areas to familiarize participants with identifying hazards. How do you know whether your safety program or intervention is making an impact? The answer is critical to directing injury prevention resources. This course…

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Incident Investigation: A Root Causes Analysis, Madison

July 18 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Course Overview Part of the Supervisor Safety Certificate, and the Advanced Safety Certificate A systematic approach to incident investigation, identification of causal factors, and implementation of corrective actions is essential to managing an effective safety and health program. This seminar will help you determine the factors that cause preventable incidents and recommend effective corrective actions. Students will participate in mock accident exercises. This class examines accident (incident) investigation and analysis as a means to improve safety performance, preventing injuries, property…

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NEW! WSC Morning Kickstart: Who’s Looking Out For The Temps, Madison

July 19 @ 7:15 am - 9:00 am

Today’s employment relationships between an organization, staffing agency and temporary employee presents a complex arrangement that can have an effect on organizational safety and health management. How can you build a safety culture that encompasses ALL employees? This session will dig into these unique relationships and outline recommended best practices. Instructor Chevon Cook, Safety Manager, Wisconsin Safety Council Fees $15 per person Register Today REGISTER Pre-registration is strongly encouraged; walk-ins welcome based on availability. Confirmations will be emailed. 7:15 Registration…

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Supervisor Safety Development Program, Madison

July 23 @ 8:00 am - July 25 @ 4:00 pm

Course Overview The Supervisors’ Safety Development Program (SSDP) trains supervisors and managers to incorporate best safety practices into their daily management activities. A key feature of the program requires participants to demonstrate they have acquired the knowledge and skills from training and are prepared to implement them in the workplace. Key Topics/Goals/Objectives 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…

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August 2018

Lift Truck Operator, Train-the-Trainer, Madison

August 2 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Course Overview Learn how to train your forklift operators for safe operation and meet OSHA requirements. Our one-day classroom course teaches candidate instructors how to develop and deliver complete in-house training programs, design exercises for staff evaluations, and instruct non-operators how to work safely around forklifts. Take the course at an NSC training center, or we can train on-site at your location. What you’ll learn OSHA Powered Industrial Truck Standard 1910.178 and 1926.602 compliance How to evaluate operators’ performance How to…

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Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene (FIH), Madison

August 6 @ 7:30 am - August 9 @ 4:30 pm

Registration: 7:30 – 8:00 am (day one only) Course: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (lunch included each day) 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 Create and maintain a hazard-free work environment that keeps employees healthy and productive. FIH is an essential course for anyone wishing to implement industrial hygiene best practices, especially those with limited…

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Principles of Occupational Safety & Health (POSH), Madison

August 13 @ 7:30 am - August 16 @ 5:00 pm

Registration/Networking: 7:30 – 8:00 am (day one only) Course: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (lunch included each day) Earns the Certificate in Principles of Safety & Health, and a required course for the National Safety Council’s Advanced Safety Certificate (ASC). Course Overview The premier course for those new to safety, POSH gives you a balanced perspective of the full scope of occupational safety and health issues. You’ll go beyond the basics of compliance to learn best practices that help prevent injuries…

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WSC Lunch & Learn – New Face of HazCom, Madison

August 21 @ 11:15 am - 1:00 pm

The New Face of HazCom – SDS & Label Compliance in the Post-GHS Deadline Era GHS is in full effect for the millions of companies covered by OSHA’s HazCom Standard, but what exactly does it mean for SDS and label compliance? This session clarifies OSHA’s expectations, reviews recent regulatory activity surrounding the standard and provides easy-to-follow best practices for getting and staying compliant. Instructor: Phil Mole, EHS Expert, VelocityEHS Fees $15 per person Register Today REGISTER Pre-registration is strongly encouraged, walk-ins…

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September 2018

OSHA 30 Hour Voluntary Course For General Industry, Madison

September 11 @ 8:00 am - September 12 @ 4:30 pm

Course Dates Sept. 11-12 (Part 1) Sept. 17-18 (Part 2) Register Today Register Course Overview With the current congressional climate, some employers may feel that the need for compliance with OSHA is waning. However, if OSHA compliance is an employer’s primary concern, chances are very good that those organizations are missing out on the benefits of an aggressive safety and health program such as: safer work environment, increased production, higher quality, lower insurance premiums, reduced operating costs and improved employee…

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Adult CPR/First Aid/AED Basic and/or Instructor Development (Train-the-Trainer) Courses-Sept

September 24 @ 8:00 am - September 26 @ 4:30 pm

First Aid/CPR/AED Basic Course Overview (only 12 seats available) Our Emergency Care courses will teach basic life saving techniques through First Aid and CPR. The Wisconsin Safety Council’s Emergency Care Courses provide a comprehensive curriculum to teach the skills to maintain the life of a victim until emergency medical personnel arrive. Our comprehensive courses have been designed using extensive research and educational testing to improve skill mastery and long-term retention. Courses are taught in a dynamic and hands-on way with…

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October 2018

Confined Space, Train-the-Trainer (AM)

October 5 @ 7:15 am - 11:30 am

An Effective CS program is one of the most important steps to ensure the safety of all employees. Revamp your training now with our Train-The-Trainer workshop, and help reduce your employees’ risk of accidents! This full-day Confined Space Train the Trainer course covers OSHA Permit-Required Confined Spaces Regulation 1910.146 Subpart J, how to identify, evaluate and control hazards; protective equipment; and rescue procedures. Includes one Facilitator CD and five Participant Guides. Entering permit-required confined spaces poses risks to your employees’…

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Lockout Tagout, Train-the-Trainer (PM)

October 5 @ 12:15 pm - 4:30 pm

Course Overview Help keep your authorized, affected, and other employees safe Revamp your training now with our Train-The-Trainer workshop, and help reduce your employees’ risk of accidents! Are you in compliance? Lockout/Tagout is one of OSHA’s Top 10 “Most Serious Violations” and Top 10 “Most Often Cited Violations.” Our facilitators are safety experts who will break down the regulation and answer your site-specific questions. Wisconsin Safety Council safety experts will guide you through interactive discussions and pair activities relating to…

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Safety Management Techniques (SMT), Madison

October 8 - October 11

Registration/Networking: 7:30 – 8:00 am (day one only) Course: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (lunch included each day) 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…

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RCRA Compliance for Hazardous Waste Generators Overview, Madison

October 17 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Course Overview This half-day RCRA compliance course is designed for large and small quantity generators. The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) requires that facility personnel be trained to “perform their duties in a way that ensures the facility’s compliance” with hazardous waste regulations. Recertification is needed every year. Key Topics/Goals/Objectives Overview/history What is a solid waste? What is a hazardous waste? Understanding waste codes, disposal options, land ban requirements How to determine your generator status Operating requirements (walk through of…

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DOT Hazmat Transportation Refresher Overview, Madison

October 17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

  Course Overview Comprehensive training for shippers, handlers & transporters. Students are updated with regulatory changes and are given refresher training in the use and application of the 49 CFR manual. Are you meeting hazmat training requirements? Every employee involved in shipping, transporting, or handling hazardous materials must receive training to be certified; the training must be repeated at least every 36 months; and the training must be updated whenever there is a regulation change affecting an employee’s job duties.…

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November 2018

Ergonomics: Managing for Results

November 8 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Course Overview Part of NSC’s Advanced Safety Certificate Program: Learn to take control of the #1 cause of workplace injuries by designing and implementing a practical, effective ergonomics program. This course shows you how to recognize risk factors, conduct an ergonomics worksite analysis, evaluate and rank hazards, and select appropriate control methods. Repetitive motion and overexertion are the largest risk factors facing American workers today. We’ll show you how to reduce the number and severity of musculoskeletal injuries in your…

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Safety Inspections – Madison

November 15 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Course Overview Part of the Advanced Safety Certificate Programs Is your safety program working? Learn proven evaluation methods for measuring safety program effectiveness. We will provide information on the necessary elements for instruction on conducting effective safety inspections. This program includes inspection case studies of actual work areas to familiarize participants with identifying hazards. How do you know whether your safety program or intervention is making an impact? The answer is critical to directing injury prevention resources. This course shows…

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