Workshop - Spice it Up

Do your employees think that safety is boring? Do you feel that the safe way is tedious and dull? Check out workshop featuring Mr. Hawk and learn how to make safety fun in your workplace. Mr. Hawk will be presenting "Spice It Up; Practical Ways to Turn Your Safety Presentations from Bland to Grand"

Let’s face it…safety meetings have a reputation for being boring. But they don’t have to be! Using the time-tested techniques in Spice It Up, your safety leaders can deliver captivating, compelling and memorable safety meetings that will promote safe behavior and reduce accidents. Participants will master various presentation skills and learn dozens of ways to take even the most mundane topic (even hazmat and confined space training) and turn it into an exciting learning experience. No more napping in your safety meetings!

Take Aways
Participants will learn all the juicy details for delivering sensational safety presentations, including how
-Assess the audience to make presentations more alluring
-Create a great first impression and quickly develop rapport with the audience while stimulating their
desire to hear more
-Develop a set of tools to keep the audience engaged
-Manage distractions and “difficult” audience members
-Avoid “death by PowerPoint” and creatively use visual and physical aides to arouse curiosity
-Cultivate and control their voice so it sounds more pleasing to listeners
-Persuade an audience to action and use closings that create a lasting, positive impression
-Structure powerful presentations, including defining goals, organizing thoughts and materials,
creating a central theme and using a logical progression of ideas


Richard holds numerous safety and technical certifications from various organizations including the National Safety Council (NSC), the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO), and The National Registry of Radiation Protection Technologists (NRRPT). He stays on the leading edge of the safety industry through his interactions with thousands of leaders in hundreds of organizations in a wide array of industries. These include energy, manufacturing, chemical, construction, healthcare, technology, retail, food services, transportation, government, and education.


National Safety Council, Nebraska
11620 M Cir.
Omaha, NE 68137


June 22, 2017
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
(Join us after the Breakfast Series meeting)

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