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Trade & Industrial Education
Construction Safety
This course introduces students to construction safety. Students learn to determine the real cost of accidents, perform accident investigations and complete required forms. They also learn to conduct effective safety meetings.
Bryan T. Kropfinger
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Construction Core
• Describe the safety responsibilities of supervisors
• Determine the real cost of accidents, including direct and indirect costs
• Identify the basic components of a safety program
• Explain how to conduct a safety inspection and employee observation
• Describe how to confront and deal with a worker who was observed performing an unsafe act
• Explain how to perform an accident investigation and complete the necessary report forms
• Identify the components of effective safety meetings
• Define what is meant by a qualified person and competent person
• Explain the purpose of the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA)
Project Supervision
Introductory Skills for the Crew Leader
National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER), Pearson Education, Inc., 2003
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