National Safety Council
NSC Safety Management Techniques (SMT)
Our newly revised 5-days course does more than show what an effective safety manager does. It shows how to do it through a balanced approach to safety management, addressing administrative, technical and cultural elements of safety. Students will learn how to lead safety in the organization, and how to get the team involved in safety and health efforts.
• Identify the fundamental principles of safety management. • Recognize the key elements of NSC's safety management system. • Determine your role as a safety and health professional and define line management's safety and health responsibilities. • Identify leadership strategies that contribute to your success as a manager. • Recognize the dynamics of organizational safety culture. • Recognize strategies and steps to create organizational and individual change. • Enhance your interviewing, consulting and influencing skills to enlist support from key people in your organization. • Use measurement tools to track the progress of your organization's safety management system. • Identify the steps for preparing a successful safety management audit. • Establish a business case for a safety management system. • Use problem solving and decision making skills to resolve your organization's safety and health issues • Create an action plan to improve safety management in your organization. • Dynamics of Organizational Safety Culture • Safety Performance Measurements • Defining Roles and Responsibilities • Business Case for Safety Management System
Module 1: A historical perspective on Safety Management Module 2: Initiating a Safety Management System Module 3: Defining role and responsibilities Module 4: Leading the safety management Process Module 5: The dynamics of safety culture Module 6: Using interviewing and consulting skills Module 7: Managing the Safety and Health Audit process Module 8: Influencing and managing change Module 9: Safety performance measurements Module 10: Business case for a safety management system Module 11: Problem solving and decision making Module 12: Creating a safety and health management action plan Module 13: Analyzing case studies from a management perspective
Assessment and Certification
Assessment comprises a multiple choice exam followed by practical basement. Candidates will be awarded Safety Management Certificate from National Safety Council which carries 2.6 CEUs (Continuing Education Units) towards advance certificate.
Attend this course if you are coordinating, supervising, or managing safety and health efforts at your facility/company. Designed for the safety leader, this course meets the needs of safety and health committee leaders, supervisors, and middle/upper managers.
1. Applicant must meet necessary standards of English language. 2. Applicants are preferred to complete an IOSH Working Safely or equivalent course.