What You Will Learn
- Apply proven techniques to establish accountability for safety efforts
- Identify the elements of a safety management system and discuss strategies for implementing them
- Write effective policy statements and performance standards to help your management team execute its safety responsibilities
- Develop ability to promote safety to various levels in the organization
- Describe the moral, financial and legal responsibilities of today’s safety professional
- Create strategies to control workers’ compensation costs
- Establish a budget for a safety management effort
Levels (Experience with Topic)
Beginner: 0-4 years
Online Course (Instructor-Led)
James “Skipper” Kendrick, CSP, FASSP is a recognized thought leader in management, leadership, safety, education and training. A professional member and Fellow of ASSP, Kendrick holds the Society’s Certificate in Safety Management and Executive Safety Certificate, a 32-hour Certificate in Human Performance Improvement from the University of Idaho and certification as a Six Sigma Green Belt. He is a member of the inaugural class of ASSP’s Region III Safety Hall of Fame and a recipient of ASSP’s Edgar Monsanto Queeny Safety Professional of the Year Award. He has been recognized as Safety Professional of the Year by Region III as well as the Greater Baton Rouge and Fort Worth chapters. Kendrick is the co-creator and facilitator of ASSP’s Safety Management I and II and Corporate Safety Management courses, and he is an instructor in the Society’s Executive Safety Certificate program. Kendrick holds a B.S. in Industrial Technology from Louisiana State University.
Joel N. Tietjens, CSP, CSHM, FASSP is president of T-JENS & T-JENS Inc. based in Spring, TX. He is a professional speaker, seminar and workshop leader, and management consultant on safety and health management with more than 40 years of experience. His presentations at conferences, management meetings and seminars make him a sought-after speaker and seminar leader. Tietjens is an ASSP Fellow, the highest honor bestowed on members who have demonstrated life-long excellence in safety and service.
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