Overview & Objectives
The Slips, Trips, and Falls for General Industry online training from Exceed Safety is designed to train participants to recognize why, according to OSHA, slips, trips, and falls contribute the leading cause of injury and accidents in the general industry sector. This intermediate-level online safety course focuses on injury prevention by teaching participants the common risk exposures that may lead to workplace accidents. Additionally, participants can expect to learn steps for planning, communicating, and educating for successfully creating a safe work environment, which is the key to preventing workplace accidents.
NOTICE: This course includes OSHA 2017 Subpart D Walking and Working Surfaces Final Rule Implementation.
Exceed Safety’s Slips, Trips, and Falls for General Industry teaches participants the dangers associated with slips, trips, and falls, as well as how to avoid such dangers. Specific course topics include the following:
- Introduction to slips, trips, and falls
- Causes and factors
- Prevention basics
- Ladder safety
- Fall protection equipment
- Tips for supervisors and managers
- Important training requirements
Specific industry terms discussed throughout the duration of the course include the following:
- Slip, trip, and fall safety
- Fall protection symptoms
Who is this Course for?
The Slips, Trips, and Falls for General Industry online training is designed for those within the general industry sector – including employees, managers, and supervisors – all of whom are held responsible for the safety of the workplace or jobsite in accordance with OSHA regulations. This course is specifically beneficial for the following industries:
- Warehousing & distribution
- Property management
Features & Benefits
Exceed Safety’s Slips, Trips, and Falls for General Industry online training provides a broad overview of education, communication, and planning strategies needed to prevent workplace accidents. Upon successful completion of this course, participants will:
- Know how to implement safe workplace strategies designed to anticipate and prevent slip, trip, and fall hazards
- Successfully apply lessons learned through case studies to prevent slips, trips, and falls
- Be able to identify unsafe work conditions that may lead to accidents on the jobsite
All course participants must complete the full course to receive 0.1 CEU credits. Participants must achieve a score of 100% at each knowledge checkpoint and fill out the course evaluation to receive his or her certificate of completion. Upon successful completion, participants will receive a course completion certificate showing the CEUs earned that may be printed at any time.
In Person Training
Participants in our in-person courses can expect to be taught by our most skilled and experienced instructors. Our instructors strive to make our in-person classes dynamic by incorporating meaningful activities that allow peer-to-peer discussion and collaboration, hands-on learning, and real-life examples. Participants will also be able to have most questions answered while attending the class. Some of our classes are available via Zoom (just call us for more information) and can be combined with virtual-blended learning.