Free Training

Industrial Health and Safety


Spring 2020

  • 3/6, 8am - 5pm, Recommended Practices for Safety and Health Programs, Center for Risk Management- OSHA's Safety and Health Program Management Guidelines use a proactive approach to provide employers, workers and worker representatives with a sound, flexible framework for addressing safety and health issues in diverse workplaces. These guidelines recognize that finding and fixing hazards before they cause injury or illness is a more effective approach. This course will provide an overview of the seven core elements of the Safety and Health Program Management Guidelines. Each core program element outlines steps that employers and workers can take to establish, implement, maintain, and improve their safety and health programs. This class is taught by Cassandra Dillon. Contact:, 409-933-8365. Registration form. Sponsored byTexas Mutual Insurance .

  • 3/20, 8am - 5pm, Are We Speaking the Right Language: Multicultural Consideration with our Safety Communications and Training, Center for Risk Management- As we become an increasingly global community, it is important to look at how plans are developed in communications and training with considerations for multicultural influence. This presentation will discuss cultural intelligence and demonstrate the application of 5 culture scales that should be considered when working with and communicating with multicultural groups. This class is taught by Eldeen Pozniak. Contact:, 409-933-8365. Registration form. Sponsored by Texas Mutual Insurance.

  • 3/27, 8am - 5pm, Excavation and Trenching Safety Written Plan and Training Workshop, University of Houston Clear Lake (UHCL) and the Gulf Coast Safety Institute (GCSI) - The trainings and materials were produced under grant number SH-05130-SH9 from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. It does not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the U.S. Department of Labor, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government. Contact: Robert Phalen, 281-283-3753. Registration form.

    Materials developed by professors with occupational health and safety expertise and years of professional experience.

    Dr. Magdy Akladios, PhD, PE, CSP, CPE, CSHM
    Dr. Robert Phalen, PhD, CIH, FAIHA

    Benefits of attending

    Free training developed by qualified experts
    Free customizable model plan with checklists (Word document)
    Hands-on soil classification class exercises
    Future train-the-trainer workshops and assistance with training workers
    Improve safety and reduce costly incidents
    Attendees will receive a certificate of attendance

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