This courses discusses the psychological basis for developing and implementing an effective safety and health awards and incentive program. The course will review the pros and cons of various types of incentive programs and discuss OSHA's interpretation letter and position on incentive programs. Participants will be provided with criteria to use to establish an effective safety and health incentive and award program. The Army Accident Prevention Awards Program will be reviewed and options for expansion and effective use discussed. Safety awards enhance Army operations and improve safety awareness through recognition and promotion of individual and organizational accident prevention measures and successes. Learn To: • Discuss the psychology and behavioral theories behind awards and incentive programs. • Identify criteria for effective safety and health awards and incentive programs. • Discuss proactive and reactive programs. • Review Army requirements for Army Accident Prevention Awards Program. • Identify the importance of Army Accident Prevention Awards Program to include a proactive incentive award program. • Discuss guidelines and maximum dollar amounts authorized for Soldier, civilian, and contractor incentive awards.
Please note: A percentage of 80% or higher is considered passing for the test associated with this online course. Upon completion and passing the test, you will be able to download a certification of completion. You will only have one opportunity to pass the test. If you do not pass the test, you will be required to register and pay again to retake the course and test.