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SFTY 341 : Occupational Safety and Health Program Management

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SFTY 341-WW
Campus
Worldwide
College of Aeronautics (WAERO)
SFTY
341
Occupational Safety and Health Program Management
3
Students will learn about the principles of the development and management of materials, techniques, and procedures used in the implementation of occupational safety and health programs and their application in a variety of occupational settings. Examined will be the management techniques, governmental regulations, and safety and health programs developed for industry. The course will focus on the history of the safety and health movement; government regulations; safety and health program organization; hazard information and analysis process; and implementation of an occupational safety and health program.

This course will familiarize students with the basic information applicable to occupational safety and health programs of accident prevention, hazard control, and the development of occupational safety and health objectives, policies, and programs including implementation and administration. This course is a specified elective for theMinor in Occupational Safety and Health.

Upon course completion, students will be able to:

1. Identify and apply the definitions, principles, concepts, and requirements relating to occupational safety and health.

2. Explain and apply the various regulatory requirements associated with an occupational safety and health program to include special requirements for workers with disabilities.

3. Explain the need for an occupational safety and health program and the issues concerning to accident prevention/hazard control programs.

4. Describe and apply various occupational safety and health factors that affect workers’ compensation, employee assistance programs, and general office safety requirements.

5. Understand and explain the various occupational safety and health programs, hazard identification techniques, and environmental requirements that should be incorporated into an occupational safety and health program.6. Demonstrate appropriate selection and application of a research method and statistical analysis (where required), specific to the course subject matter. (Effective July 1, 2013)

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Written assignments must be formatted in accordance with the current edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA) unless otherwise instructed in individual assignments.

ActivityPercent of Grade
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Undergraduate Grade Scale

90 - 100% A
80 - 89% B
70 - 79% C
60 - 69% D
0 - 60% F

Graduate Grade Scale

90 - 100% A
80 - 89% B
70 - 79% C
0 - 69% F
Mrs. Arlene Jones - 3/1/2015
JONES2AE@erau.edu
Mr. Scott Burgess - 3/1/2015
scott.burgess@erau.edu
Dr. Dennis Vincenzi - 3/1/2015
dennis.vincenzi@erau.edu
Dr. Kenneth Witcher - 3/1/2015
kenneth.witcher@erau.edu
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