NSC Safety Training Methods (SMT)
Program code: NSC3
Whether you're coordinating training development, purchasing materials from vendors, contracting with trainers, or conducting training yourself -- you'll find this course valuable. Safety Training Methods is a course that focuses on the knowledge and skills required to assess your training needs, as well as plan, organize, create, and deliver performance-based safety and health training programs. While emphasis is on developing and delivering instructor-lead/classroom training, you'll become acquainted with other instructional methods and media used to effectively train employees on safety and health issues. This course is a challenging and interactive learning experience. Combined with information, numerous group and independent learning activities provide opportunities to apply newly learned concepts to a variety of safety and health training scenarios.
Upon completion of the Safety Training Methods course, you'll be able to Improve the safety performance of your workforce. Make educated decisions about the safety and health training needs of your workforce -- needs analysis, performance objectives, instructional strategy and methods, content, media, delivery, evaluation, and costs.
Module 1: Impacting Performance in the Safety & Health Setting Module 2: Analyzing Training & Non-Training Problems Module 3: Addressing Adult Learning Needs Module 4: Assessing Training Needs Module 5: Writing Performance Objectives & Evaluating Learning Progress Module 6: Developing Preliminary Content Module 7: Identifying Instructional Strategy & Methods Module 8: Using Facilitation Skills & Handling Difficult Situations Module 9: Selecting, Designing, & Using Media Module 10: Developing the Training Program Module 11: Delivering the Training Program: Preparation, Presentation, & Evaluation Module 12: Calculating Training Costs Module 13: Planning Future Training Efforts
Assessment and Certification
After successful completion of the course and assessment, candidates will be awarded the Safety Training Methods Certificate from the NU National Safety Council.
If you are a manager, supervisor, human resource representative, or employee who is responsible for the planning, development and/or delivery of safety and health training programs, attend the Safety Training Methods course.