Workplace Safety Orientation 2.0

  • 6 topics | 34m 59s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Up to 30 languages
  • Transcripts
This course will provide an awareness-level orientation to basic industrial safety fundamentals. It was designed to provide an overview of some of the basic concepts and techniques used in modern industry to protect workers. It also describes the purpose of the following safety programs: Hazard Communication, Bloodborne Pathogen Safety, Lockout/Tagout, Confined Space Entry, Emergency Response, Respiratory Protection, Personal Protective Equipment, and Hearing Conservation. 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 EnSafe Inc., a global professional services company focusing on engineering, environment, health and safety, and information technology. 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.


  • identify basic safety rules and practices
  • identify proper lifting techniques
  • identify safe practices when working around forklifts
  • identify important procedures to follow during and after an incident
  • describe the purpose of personal health and safety programs
  • describe the purpose of work environment safety programs
  • describe the purpose of safety training programs


  • Basic Safety Rules
  • Preventing Back Injuries
  • Forklift Safety
  • Incident Response
  • Personal Health and Safety Programs
  • Work Environment Safety Programs