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Hours: 1 Certification : Yes
Price : $30 Access : 1 Year
The Feet Protection course is to help you learn about Feet protection in the workplace including OSHA requirements.
We will be covering the following topics in the course:
1. Importance of foot protection.
2. Standards for foot protection.
3. When is feet PPE necessary?
4. What feet PPE is necessary?
5. How to properly put it on, adjust, wear and take it off?
6. The limitations of feet PPE.
7. Proper care, maintenance of feet PPE.
8. Lifespan and disposal of the equipment.
Feet Protection training-Background
Personal protective equipment (PPE for short) should be used to protect workers from hazards present in workplaces. Good engineering design and proper administrative controls may reduce the extent of workplace hazards, but may not completely eliminate them. One of the most common workplace injuries today are foot injuries. Foot protection in the workplace is very important.
Our feet are a very important part of our body. They help us be mobile and run, walk or sprint on any kinds of terrain. Sometimes they also help us operate machinery such our own vehicles like cars, where we operate the brakes and accelerator by our feet. Foot protection safety is very important, which protect our feet from workplace injuries. We must use foot protection ppe for this.
This includes safety footwear such as safety shoes, safety boots and so on.
All employers are supposed to provide proper personal protective equipment (PPE for short) to their employees who are subjected to workplace hazards. This includes ppe boots and safety shoes for foot protection. OSHA regulations in the US stipulate that employers must also provide feet protection training to their employees, in addition to providing them ppe for it. Similar regulations exist in other countries too.
Why you should get this course?
Employers are responsible for providing a safe and healthy work environment to their employees. Health and safety at work, including foot safety, is an important aspect of many regulations and laws, in all countries of the world.
If you are an employer, then this course meets your obligations of having to conduct a training program for your employees that covers usage of feet protection PPE. Simply buy this course and grant access to the employees that need to be trained in foot protection.
Getting this feet protection e-learning compliance training for your employees, is a fast and easy way of meeting your obligations as an employer. Your employees can access this training with their own device of choice, be it a PC/smartphone/tablet or a laptop/Macbook.
What benefits does the employer get?
OSHA in the US and other similar regulatory authorities in any country, do require ppe compliance training for workplaces. This compliance e-learning course meets this requirement.
In earlier days, the employer could meet such training requirements by the handing over of a personal protective equipment pdf document, or a ppe list to employees, for awareness about foot protection, but mere delivering of bare bones training in such a fashion, did not fully meet legal requirements. Authorities began asking for training records, to prove that the employees did receive adequate training. This was difficult to manage.
Today however, if your employees take the Abhisam Feet Protection training, then you get the option to get a complete training record for employees who took the training (we will give you a record of the course accessed, login date and time spent, test scores,etc). This reduces your difficulty of maintaining such records manually. It is a great feature if you have multiple employees at multiple locations.
How do employees benefit?
All employees are required by law in most countries, to get trained in the use of adequate personal protection, including foot protection. This feet protection e-learning course is an easy way to ensure compliance. You can take it while at home or work, since access can be through a smartphone, or any any of your personal computing devices (laptops, PCs, tablets) from any place in the world that has an internet connection. Physical presence at a particular time and place is not needed.
After you complete the foot protection safety e-learning course, you will have the facility of taking the associated test and on passing, earn an electronic badge and certificate that demonstrates that you took the training and passed it.
If you are an organization, then you need to buy one employee training seat for every employee. You could also subscribe to our comprehensive PPE training course that covers all kinds of ppe training including this foot protection ppe course. (Details at the link here). If you need the training record report facility, then please contact us. All purchases from a single employer for above 100 seats automatically qualify for this.