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Objective-Based Safety Training

Process and Issues, 1st Edition

By Kenneth L. Miller

CRC Press

288 pages

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What are the four major areas always in the safety practitioner's mind? Preventing injuries - preventing catastrophic losses - protecting the organization from regulatory problems - and showing value to the organization. This book prepares the safety management practitioner for training in a diverse workforce while creating a program that meets the specific needs of a client or corporation. It evaluates the barriers that a trainer may encounter and offers techniques to overcome them. This book will assist the trainer to create a training program which is geared towards adult learning. Showing that training is hitting the mark through behavioral change supports the overall organization's goals.

Table of Contents

Part I - The Organizational Culture

Providing the Safe Workplace - "It's the right thing to do!"

Regulatory Requirements versus Safety Performance

Empowering the Employee

The Organizations Needs

Part II - Skills and Methods

The Audience, "How do adults learn?"

Barriers to Adult Participation

Putting the Spotlight on the Participants

Presentation Techniques That Work

Alternative Methods of Instruction

The S.A.T. (Systems Approach to Training) Methods

Part III - Evaluation and Performance

Why Evaluate?

How and What to Evaluate?

When to Evaluate

Level IV - The Mental Risk Assessment

Final Thoughts

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety