Safety in the Workplace Training
Workplace Safety Training
The importance of safety in the workplace cannot be overstressed. Every year companies spend millions of dollars and tens of thousands of hours are lost every year due to accidents in the workplace. This is why one of the most requested training sessions that we have is Safety in the Workplace Training. The focus of this training is on employee safety within the workplace. During this training session, your employees will learn to understand their roles, obligations, and responsibilities when it comes to safety within the workplace. This will help you introduce and maintain a safety culture in your organization where safety will be valued as an integral part of your company.
How You will Benefit:
- Understand the difference between a safety program and a safety culture
Safety should never be taken lightly in any organization and should never ever be regarded as a quick fix. In order to render your workplace a truly safe environment, safety needs to be a part of the culture and should be a valued system of your organization. In the opening part of this session, our experienced trainers will some of the good and bad safety cultures within various organizations in order to illustrate to participants the importance and benefits of a good safety program.
- Acquire some resources to help you understand the regulations in your area
It is always important to meet the safety regulations in your area not just for the safety of your employees, but also for you and your organization to be able to avoid the heavy penalties of non-compliance. Here we will provide you with the necessary information on how to access a range of materials and information necessary for you to be able keep your organization compliant with the safety regulations in your area.
- Be able to launch a safety committee
In this part of the session our trainers will discuss the essential steps to creating a safety committee.
- Understand How to Identify Hazards and Reduce Them
Identifying risks and learning how to prevent accidents before they happen can save you and your company a lot of time and money. This is the first step in making the workplace safer. Also, even though the safety committee will be the primary organizer when it comes to this step, everyone in the organization can take part. Here our trainers will demonstrate how.
- Know the Hiring Measures that Can Improve Safety
There are many methods that a company can apply in order to insure the safety of the employees within the work environment. Here our trainers will illustrate some of the ways in which you can make the workplace safer beginning with the hiring process. You will be able to increase the safety within your company simply by creating an accurate job description, being upfront about resolutions and risks, identifying the person’s tolerance for stress, stressing teamwork, skill, and attention to detail, and checking employee’ certifications.
- Understand what a safety training program will involve
Here participants will be able to learn more about safety programs from our trainers. Areas included in this topic will be: Organizational Policy, Hazard Identification, Emergency Response Plan, Regulations, Communication Plan, Ongoing Process, Employee Involvement, Training, Investigation and Documentation Process, Toolbox and the Appendix.
- Be able to identify groups particularly at risk for injury and know how to protect them
There are certain groups within an organization that are more prone to injury due to the nature of their work. Here participants will learn how to identify these groups and what steps to take to better protect them from harm at the workplace.
- Be Able to Help your Organization Write, Implement, and Review a Safety Plan
In this part of the training session our trainers will provide the basic knowledge and tips on how to write and implement an effective safety plan within an organization.
- Be Better Able to Respond to Incidents and Near Misses
The response time of a company to work related accidents is just as important as implementing safety measures to prevent them. Here we will learn how quick responses and solutions will be able to assist your organization when accidents occur.
- Understand the Basics of Accident Investigation and Documentation
Determining the reason for the accident and properly documenting it will help prevent future accidents happening for the same reason. This is one way to prevent accidents from happening over and over in the workplace. Here our trainers will provide the necessary methods that your organization can apply to properly investigate and document an accident in the workplace.
Workplace Safety Training Summary
Workplace Safety Training has become very important to organizations recently due to the large amount of time and money spent to remedy work related accidents. By setting up safety systems in the workplace, it will be possible for you to drastically reduce the number of accidents that occur in the workplace.
If you feel that your organizations’ standards and requirements were not met by our Workplace Safety Training session, you can contact our team to design a special training session more suited to your needs. Workshop and group training options are available in all major cities such as Darwin, Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Parramatta, Canberra, Brisbane, Gold Coast, and Sydney.