Behavior Based Safety Training

130-01 Behavior Based Safety Program Basic Design

When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the basic design of a behavior based safety program. In addition, you will be able to explain how you can participate in safety committees and safety inspection teams to positively influence the safety program at your plant.

  • Explain how a safety committee should be established and why
  • Explain the process an effective safety committee would use to communicate an at-risk condition or behavior that is discovered during a plant safety inspection
  • Describe five items an effective safety committee should report out to all plant employees during a monthly safety meeting
  • Describe the difference between a near miss and an injury accident

130-02 Behavior Based Safety Program Concepts

When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the factors affecting your personal safety on the job including your capabilities, your work environment, and your attitude towards safety, and the behaviors you exhibit. In addition, you will be able to explain the difference between a positive safety attitude and safe working behaviors.

  • Describe three key factors affecting safety in the workplace
  • Describe three personal characteristics that affect an individual’s safety on the job
  • Describe three factors affecting an employee’s work environment
  • Explain the difference between a safe working attitude and safe working

130-03 Hazardous Material Procedures

When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe some of the basic hazardous materials found in a power plant. Additionally, you will be able to discuss some of the procedures used while working with these products.

  • Define hazardous material
  • Describe the responsibility of the company and your responsibilities when working with hazardous materials
  • Discuss the three key notifications that should take place during a hazardous material spill
  • Describe one method of labeling asbestos containing material in a power plant

130-04 Confined Space Procedures

When you complete this lesson, you will be able to discuss the reason for a confined space procedure and discuss the basic information found on a confined space permit. In addition, you will be able to explain the difference between a non-permit required confined space and a permit required confined space.

  • Describe the three key purposes of a confined space permit procedure
  • Describe the basic information that can be found on a typical confined space permit
  • Explain and describe the purpose of an atmospheric test
  • Describe the primary difference between a non-permit required confined space and a permit required confined space

130-05 Hot Work Procedures

When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the purpose of a hot work permit procedure. In addition, you will be able to discuss the basic information that can be found on most hot work permits.

  • Define hot work
  • Describe the primary reason for hot work permit procedure
  • Explain the key purposes of a hot work permit
  • Describe the six key steps associated with a hot work permit

130-06 Root Cause Analysis

When you complete this lesson, you will understand the process of root cause analysis and how to properly identify a root cause. In addition, you will understand the common tools used in determining root cause.

  • Explain the purpose of root cause analysis
  • Identify the steps in performing a root cause analysis
  • Understand the various tools used to identify the root cause

130-07 Safety and Health Programs

When you complete this lesson, you will be able to recognize the true cost of workplace accidents, see the benefits of an effective safety and health program, describe the critical elements of an effective safety and health program, and identify and prevent most workplace hazards.

  • Recognize the costs of workplace accidents
  • Understand the benefits of implementing an effective safety and health program
  • Describe the elements of an effective safety and health program
  • Identify methods to prevent workplace hazards