FPT 162 Introduction to Incident Safety (3 credits)

A survey course covering a wide range of safety topics applicable to Business, Industry, Construction and Institutions. Included are the history and objectives of the safety profession; specific activities such as hazard evaluation, accident analysis and record keeping, and specialized topics such as material handling, workers compensation, fire protection and industrial hygiene. The course will enhance the knowledge of those with limited experience in safety while providing a basic understanding of the role of the safety profession.