Green Industrial Safety
Course Number: GT 102
Transcript Title: Green Industrial Safety
Created: September 1, 2012
Updated: December 19, 2014
Total Credits: 2
Lecture Hours: 20
Lecture / Lab Hours: 0
Lab Hours: 0
Satisfies Cultural Literacy requirement: No
Satisfies General Education requirement: No
Grading options: A-F (default)
Students learn the essential skills needed to develop and maintain safe work habits in various industrial workplaces following OR-OSHA guidelines, including general accident prevention. Students demonstrate safe use of tools/equipment commonly found in a variety of manufacturing and construction industries. Emphasis will be put on safety procedures leading to sustainable practices and results. Prerequisites: GT 101.
- Demonstrate safe shop practices.
- Maintain a safe work environment and effective shop housekeeping procedures.
- Identify and use appropriate clothing and personal protective equipment.
- Prevent work-related injuries and accidents in the workplace.
- Demonstrate required safety procedures and record-keeping processes, including OR-OSHA guidelines.
- Respond to emergencies.
- Demonstrate proper us, maintenance and storage of hand tools.
- Display proper use of tools to make precision measurements.
Outcome Assessment Strategies
- Intelitek on-line activities including end of section tests and final evaluation.
- Instructor generated evaluation including tests and projects.
- Hands on evaluation.
Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)
- Introduction to safety in a green environment
- Personal safety
- Safe shop practices
- Accident prevention/lock out/tag out
- Hazardous materials and waste
- Material safety data sheets and standard workplace hazard/warning signs and labels
- Hand tools
- Basic power tools
- Tool cleaning and storage