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Hazard Identification online course

This course instructs you on how to:

  • Identify hazards
  • Conduct safety and health inspections
  • Analyze hazards
  • Control hazards
  • Write inspection reports

Available in Spanish

 This online program is part of the Safety Committee Suite

Completing the three courses that make up the suite – Safety Meetings and Committees, Accident Investigation, and Hazard Identification – satisfies the basic requirements for training safety committee members.  English    Español 
It is the employer’s responsibility to ensure all training requirements are met, including any site specific information.

Take the course

Module content

Who should take this course

What to expect

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Why inspections are important

Planning for a safety inspection

Types of inspections

Safety committee resources


Number of inspections needed

Example walk-through video

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Job hazard analysis steps

Defining job hazard analysis (JHA)

Job defined

Developing the JHA

Creating a JHA worksheet

When to conduct a JHA

Prioritizing risks

Conducting the JHA

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The two phases

Root cause analysis

Accident investigation

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Anticipating and controlling hazards

Controlling hazards

Understanding hazard controls

Hazard tracking

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Reporting concerns

Corrective actions


Begin quiz

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Hazard identification topic page

Continuing Education

This course has been approved for CEUs.
Get details here.

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