Principles of Occupational Safety and Health (POSH)

4 Days


Earn the Certificate in Principles of Safety by successfully completing the Principles of Occupational Safety and Health course. Participants gain a solid knowledge of safety practices and terminology, the confidence needed to implement a comprehensive safety, and the ability communicate an effective safety program.

This course is a great introduction for anyone with safety responsibilities and an excellent review course for those with more experience.

POSH is as a four-day course or four one-day courses.

A resource CD is now included with more than 75 valuable reference documents, including: Self Inspection Checklist, Job Safety Analysis Form, Causal Factors Checklist, and a variety of OSHA tools and fact sheets.

  • Recordkeeping to prevent injuries and illness ­and meet OSHA requirements

  • Safety inspections

  • Incident investigations

  • Industrial hygiene and HazCom standards

  • Communicating safety messages, increasing employee buy-in

  • Anticipating, recognizing, evaluating, and controlling hazards to determine an acceptable level of risk

  • Safety teams and safety meetings

  • Ergonomics, including risk factors and corrective actions

  • Personal protective equipment (PPE)

  • Emergency action plans

  • Safety specialists
  • Production administrators
  • Maintenance technicians
  • Human resources staff
  • Operations personnel

National Safety Council, Nebraska
11620 M Circle, Omaha, NE


March, June

National Safety Council,

11620 M Circle

Omaha, NE 68137 

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