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Behavior Based Safety, an Introduction

PRT107  - 15.00 Hours

Schedule

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific requirements. For more information about this course
or to schedule a class, please contact us at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

OSHA and safety trainingCreate a happy, productive, and safe workforce by applying the science of behavioral change to your workplace. Psychology influences every aspect of our lives, including our behavior and attitudes towards safety. This course develops the skills necessary to develop, administer, and maintain a behavior based safety program. Participants will discuss the methods of identifying environmental hazards and at-risk behaviors, and then explore intervention techniques and methods of proper recognition of "safe work practices" by employees.

Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this class

Topics

  • Choosing the "Right Approach"
  • Basic principles of behavior based psychology
  • Cultural behavior
  • Intervening in behavior
  • Continuous improvement
  • Increasing positive behaviors
  • The Reciprocity Principle
  • Overcoming resistance to change

Audience

  • Construction industry personnel
  • Managers
  • Industrial hygienists
  • Safety supervisors
  • Building inspectors
  • Small Business Owners
  • Safety and healthcare Industry Professionals

Education Credits

1.50 CEU

Contact Information

Infrastructure & Safety

OSHA Training Institute Education Center

Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Toll-Free: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 | Fax: (979) 458-1426
itsi@teex.tamu.edu


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