Construction Safety Management

This course will examine the use of financial principles, statistics, and performance metrics and indicators as they apply to influencing project management and safety outcomes in a construction setting. Management processes related to emergency, crisis, disaster planning and business continuity with be explored and the role of construction safety in the evaluation of cost, schedule, performance and risk will be discussed. Specific programs requiring special consideration and training, such as cranes, materials handling, confined spaces, fall protection, hazard communication, control of hazardous energy, excavation/trenching/shoring, workplace violence and physical security are covered. Prerequisite: SAF-120. (3-0-3) *Course offered in 8-week asynchronous online format.

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