Introduction to the Workplace and Safety

Provided by: Ivy Tech

Introduces basic safety instruction including OSHA requirements and other concerns (MSDS, confined space, lock out/tag out, zero energy state, hazardous materials, storage of flammable materials, portable powered tool safety, hand tool safety, record keeping, training, employer enforcement of safety regulations, right to know, etc.).    

Course Objectives:

  • Explain the need for workplace safety and workplace safety training programs
  •  Prepare an overview of the record-keeping requirements associated with workplace training
  •  Outline the oversight function of organizations such as OSHA, IOSHA, and insurance carriers.

Recommended Background

  • None

Course ID

MPRO 106


All Campuses


Ivy Tech


Communication, Critical Thinking, Personal Effectiveness, OSHA Safety Requirements

Method of Delivery

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