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IUB New Employee General Safety Orientation - Classroom 2020

Ended Jun 30, 2020

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Full course description

Course Introduction

This course is to introduce new IU employees the programs managed by the IUEHS department and standard safe work practices.

Learning Outcomes

After completing the module, you will be able to:

  • Know and understand IUEHS prgrams
  • What to do in the event of a work emergency
  • Standard safe work practices to ensure a safe work environment. 
  • Additionally, be able to indentify any additional training required for specific work activities.

Module Topics Include

  • Introduction to the IUEHS department
  • Employee training opportunities
  • IUEHS Policies and Programs
  • Procedures for work-place injuries
  • General Office Safety
  • Walking Safety
  • Vehicle Safety
  • Ergonomics
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI)
  • Lockout/Tagout
  • Equipment-Specific Training
  • Portable Ladder Safety
  • Back Injuries
  • Lifting Techniquies
  • Chemical Safety
  • Hazardous Waste Pickup & Disposal
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Laboratory Signage

Course Creator 

IU Environmental Health and Safety

Length: 1 hour

IU Environmental Health and Safety

Credit: Certificate

Audience: All IUB employees