INDUSTRIAL HYGIENE TRAINING
|NO||MOUDEL No.||Special Program for Hospital Safety Managers, Supervisors, and Interested persons|
|01||708||OSHA RECORD KEEPING|
|02||709||PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT’S|
|03||710||LOCK OUT TAG OUT (LOTO)|
|05||716||CONTINUOUS SAFETY IMPROVEMENT TQM|
|06||716||SAFETY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM ANALYSIS|
|07||722||ERGONOMIC PROGRAM MANAGEMENT|
|08||724||EFFECTIVE SAFETY RECOGNITION PROGRAM|
Hi, and welcome to the course. This course is designed to help you understand the fundamentals of occupational safety and health, and how you can be a proactive member of your workplace safety program.
Here’s how the course works:
- Study each course module. To start, click on the course “Modules” tab above. On average, it takes about 30 minutes to one hour to complete each module, including the module quiz. Take your time and make sure you understand the course material.
- Complete each module quiz. At the end of each module is a short quiz with questions related to the module. When you submit the quiz, a page will load with instant feedback on your answers. After you complete the quiz, start on the next module. Remember, you control the pace of learning.If you have questions about the course materials as you study, just send us an email. We are here to help!
- Order an Optional Certificate. If you want certification of your training, order a high quality certificate. Our training is free. We only charge a small fee to provide documentation of your training. If you are enrolled in one of our professional safety and health programs, you can save money by purchasing the program package that fits your needs. If you just want to purchase the certificate for this course, a link will be provided on your student dashboard after you pass the final exam.
TRAINING TIME AND LOCATION:
- 5 DAYS TRAINING, TOTAL OF 30 HOURS TRAINING PROGRAM
- PLACE:- AMMAN, JORDAN, SPECIAL MISSIONS FOR GENERAL SAFETY
- TRAINER WILL HAVE SOFT COPY OF THE MATERIALS
- TRAINING WILL INCLUDE DATA SHOW POWER POINT PRESENTATION
- DISCUSSION AND BRAIN STORMING DURING THE TRAINING
- SAMPLES SHOW FOR PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT DURING TRAINING ONLY
- EDUCATIONAL VIDEOS WILL BE PLAYED DURING TRAINING.
- SOUND LEVEL METER, LUX METER, AND THERMOMETER HOW TO USE.
- Certificate will be issued from OSHAcademy USA,
|01||700||SAFETY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
A SMS provides a systematic way to identify hazards and control risks while maintaining assurance that these risk controls are effective. SMS can be defined as:
…a businesslike approach to safety. It is a systematic, explicit and comprehensive process for managing safety risks. As with all management systems, a safety management system provides for goal setting, planning, and measuring performance. A safety management system is woven into the fabric of an organization. It becomes part of the culture, the way people do their jobs.
For the purposes of defining safety management, safety can be defined as:
… the reduction of risk to a level that is as low as is reasonably practicable.
· Implement effective communications across all levels of the organisation.
· Implement a process to identify and correct non-conformities.
· Implement a continual improvement process.
A safety management system can be created to fit any business type and/or industry sector.
|02||701||SAFETY COMMITTEE PROBLEM SOLVING
Typical topics are improving occupational safety and health, improving product design, and improvement … Problem solving: Creativity techniques …
Accident analysis is carried out in order to determine the cause or causes of an accident or series of accidents so as to prevent further incidents of a similar kind. It is also known as accident investigation. It may be performed by a range of expertsors
|04||703||INTRODUCTION TO OSH TRAINING
Occupational safety and health (OSH) is a cross-disciplinary area concerned with protecting the safety, health and welfare of people engaged in work or employment. The goals of occupational safety and health programs include to foster a safe and healthy work environment. OSH may also protect co-workers, family members, employers, customers, and many others who might be affected by the workplace environment.
Occupational safety and health can be important for moral, legal, and financial reasons. All organizations have a duty of care to ensure that employees and any other person who may be affected by the companies undertaking remain safe at all times. Moral obligations would involve the protection of employee’s lives and health. Legal reasons for OSH practices relate to the preventative, punitive and compensatory effects of laws that protect worker’s safety and health. OSH can also reduce employee injury and illness related costs, including medical care, sick leave and disability benefit costs. OSH may involve interactions among many subject areas, including occupational medicine, occupational hygiene, public health, safety engineering, industrial engineering, chemistry, health, ergonomics and occupational health psychology.
|04||704||HAZARD I.D. ANALYSIS
A hazard is any biological, chemical, mechanical, environmental or physical agent that is reasonably likely to cause harm or damage to humans, other organisms, or the environment in the absence of its control. This can include, but is not limited to: asbestos, electricity, microbial pathogens, motor vehicles, nuclear power plants, pesticides, vaccines, and X-rays. Identification of hazards is the first step in performing a risk assessment and in some cases risk assessment may not even be necessary.
|05||705||HAZARD COMMUNICATIO CHEMICAL MSDS
A material safety data sheet (MSDS), safety data sheet (SDS), or product safety data sheet (PSDS) is an important component of product stewardship and occupational safety and health. It is intended to provide workers and emergency personnel with procedures for handling or working with that substance in a safe manner, and includes information such as physical data (melting point, boiling point, flash point, etc.), toxicity, health effects, first aid, reactivity, storage, disposal, protective equipment, and spill-handling procedures. MSDS formats can vary from source to source within a country depending on national requirements.
SDSs are a widely used system for cataloging information on chemicals, chemical compounds, and chemical mixtures. SDS information may include instructions for the safe use and potential hazards associated with a particular material or product. These data sheets can be found anywhere where chemicals are being used.
|06||706||JOB HAZARD ANALYSIS FORM
Job safety analysis (JSA), also known as job hazard analysis (JHA), activity hazard analysis (AHA) or risk assessment (RA), is a safety management tool in which the risks or hazards of a specific job in the workplace are identified, and then measures to eliminate or control those hazards are determined and implemented.
|07||706||JOB HAZARD ANALYSIS WORKBOOK
More specifically, a job safety analysis is a process of systematically evaluating certain jobs, tasks, processes or procedures and eliminating or reducing the risks or hazards to as low as reasonably practical (ALARP) in order to protect workers from injury or illness. The JSA process is documented and the JSA document is used in the workplace or at the job site to guide workers in safe job performance. The JSA document is also a living document that is adjusted as conditions warrant.
|08||709||PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT’S
Personal protective equipment (PPE) refers to protective clothing, helmets, goggles, or other garments or equipment designed to protect the wearer’s body from injury. The hazards addressed by protective equipment include physical, electrical, heat, chemicals, biohazards, and airborne particulate matter. Protective equipment may be worn for job-related occupational safety and health purposes, as well as for sports and other recreational activities. “Protective clothing” is applied to traditional categories of clothing, and “protective gear” applies to items such as pads, guards, shields, or masks, and others.
The purpose of personal protective equipment is to reduce employee exposure to hazards when engineering and administrative controls are not feasible or effective to reduce these risks to acceptable levels. PPE is needed when there are hazards present. PPE has the serious limitation that it does not eliminate the hazard at source and may result in employees being exposed to the hazard if the equipment fails.
|09||710||LOCK OUT TAG OUT (LOTO)
Lockout-tagout (LOTO) or lock and tag is a safety procedure which is used in industry and research settings to ensure that dangerous machines are properly shut off and not started up again prior to the completion of maintenance or servicing work. It requires that hazardous power sources be “isolated and rendered inoperative” before any repair procedure is started. “Lock and tag” works in conjunction with a lock usually locking the device or the power source with the hasp, and placing it in such a position that no hazardous power sources can be turned on. The procedure requires that a tag be affixed to the locked device indicating that it should not be turned on.
Human factors and ergonomics (HF&E) is a multidisciplinary field incorporating contributions from psychology, engineering, industrial design, graphic design, statistics, operations research and anthropometry. In essence it is the study of designing equipment and devices that fit the human body and its cognitive abilities. The two terms “human factors” and “ergonomics” are essentially synonymous.
The International Ergonomics Association defines ergonomics or human factors as follows:
Ergonomics (or human factors) is the scientific discipline concerned with the understanding of interactions among humans and other elements of a system, and the profession that applies theory, principles, data and methods to design in order to optimize human well-being and overall system performance.
Occupational (or “industrial” in the U.S.) hygiene is generally defined as the art and science dedicated to the anticipation, recognition, evaluation, communication and control of environmental stressors in, or arising from, the workplace that may result in injury, illness, impairment, or affect the well being of workers and members of the community. These stressors are divided into the categories biological, chemical, physical, ergonomic and psychosocial. The British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS) define that “occupational hygiene is about the prevention of ill-health from work, through recognizing, evaluating and controlling the risks”. The International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA) refers to occupational hygiene as the discipline of anticipating, recognizing, evaluating and controlling health hazards in the working environment with the objective of protecting worker health and well-being and safeguarding the community at large.
A blood-borne disease is one that can be spread through contamination by blood.
Diseases that are not usually transmitted directly by blood contact, but rather by insect or other vector, are more usefully classified as vector-borne disease, even though the causative agent can be found in blood. Vector-borne diseases include West Nile virus and malaria.
Many blood-borne diseases can also be transmitted by other means, including high-risk sexual behavior or intravenous drug use.
Since it is difficult to determine what pathogens any given blood contains, and some blood-borne diseases are lethal, standard medical practice regards all blood (and any body fluid) as potentially infectious. Blood and Body Fluid precautions are a type of infection control practice that seeks to minimize this sort of disease transmission.
Blood for blood transfusion is screened for many blood-borne diseases. Additionally, a technique that uses a combination of riboflavin and UV light to inhibit the replication of these pathogens by altering their nucleic acids can be used to treat blood components prior to their transfusion, and can reduce the risk of disease transmission. Technology using the synthetic psoralen, amotosalen HCl, and UVA light (320-400 nm) has been implemented in European blood centers for the treatment of platelet and plasma components to prevent transmission of blood-borne diseases caused by bacteria, viruses, and protozoa 
Needle exchanges are an attempt to reduce the spread of blood-borne diseases in intravenous drug users.