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Team Safety – Effective Safety Committees

Learn how to create an effective safety team. Employee engagement is the key to a successful safety program. This National Safety Council one-day course shows you how to make group safety efforts work for your organization. You’ll learn how to build an effective safety team – or get the most from the team you have.
Length: Full Day

Discussions, demonstrations and exercises will teach you how to create a group safety program, including how to develop your team’s safety skills and enable them to make a positive impact on your organization’s safety culture. The result: a more effective safety team, which means measurable improvements for your organization.

What You Will Learn:
  • How to recognize and use key safety and health terminology, as well as team safety concepts and techniques
  • How to plan for and create an effective safety team
  • How to identify training and development needs of team members
  • Communication skills to conduct productive meetings with your team
  • How to help your team influence your organization’s safety culture

  • Continuing Education Units: Attend this course and earn .65 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) from the Minnesota Safety Council.

    Location:
    This course will be held at the Minnesota Safety Council Resource Center located at 474 Concordia Avenue in St. Paul. Take the Dale Street exit from I-94. Proceed east on south frontage road (Concordia Avenue) past the American Lung Association. Turn right into our lower level parking lot.

    Lodging:
    Holiday Inn St. Paul Downtown, 175 West 7th Street in St. Paul. Reservations can be made directly by calling 651-225-1515 or booking online, single or double occupancy. Please make reservations directly with the hotel and be sure to identify yourself as a participant in a Minnesota Safety Council training course to receive the preferred rate.

    Cancellation Policy:
    Pre-registration and payment are required. Hopefully you won't need to cancel, but if you do, please do so at least five business days prior to the course for a full refund. No refunds will be made after five business days prior to the course. This policy will be enforced, so please plan ahead if you need to cancel your attendance.

    Oct 22, 2019
    TEAO-3203
    Time: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Where: Minnesota Safety Council Lower Level East Classroom
    Instructor: Terry Larson
    Members: $325.00
    Nonmembers: $425.00

    Faculty

    Terry Larson, GSP    
    Safety Council Staff
    Terry S. Larson, GSP is a lifelong resident of Minnesota. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Safety from Waldorf University. Prior to coming to the Minnesota Safety Council, Terry worked in the general industry field as well as the Minnesota Army National Guard. In these roles he helped to reduce the risk of injury and illness for workers. Terry’s passion lies in collaborating across boundaries to find common ground in delivering safety education and training programs to create the safest possible work area.


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