This course describes the role safety and health councils and safety and health committees can play in effective safety and health management. Managed effectively, councils and committees are a valuable resource that can enhance the efficiency of your safety and health environment. Councils and committees can play primary role in employee involvement, communication, deliberation, conflict resolution, and decision making. The course identifies the types of meetings and the pros and cons of each type. Participants will explore the resources and skills needed to effectively utilize safety council and safety committees. We will discuss how to plan and conduct effective meetings. The course will also review OSHA, DoD requirements, and AR 385-10 to determine what council and/or committee meetings are required and when they are to be conducted.
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.