Global Safety Principles: Construction Safety Orientation

  • 9 Topics | 1h 1m 1s
  • Up to 30 languages
  • Transcripts
This course is designed to inform new construction workers and site visitors in and around construction sites of the potential hazards and safe work practices associated with the construction industry. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by New Level Safety Limited, a professional services company specializing in corporate health and safety management. Please note, the course materials and content were current with the laws and regulations at the time of the last expert review, however, they may not reflect the most current legal developments. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation with respect to compliance with legal statutes or requirements.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • identify employee responsibilities for handling and using chemicals safely
  • identify methods to communicate chemical hazards
  • identify safety practices for using scaffolds
  • identify the correct placement of a ladder using the 4-to-1 rule
  • identify general PPE requirements
  • recognize safe practices for handling materials
  • identify safe work practices for working with hand and power tools
  • cite ways to control electrical hazards
  • identify safe practices for trenching and excavating at a site
  • recognize precautions to take when welding or cutting
  • identify good housekeeping practices

IN THIS COURSE

  • Using Chemicals Safely
    7m
  • Preventing Trips, Slips, and Falls
    11m
  • Staying Safe with PPE
    6m
  • Handling Materials Safely
    4m
  • Working with Hand and Power Tools
    6m
  • Controlling Electrical Hazards
    6m
  • Trenching and Excavation Safety
    8m
  • Welding and Cutting Safety
    3m
  • Housekeeping
    4m