Head Protection

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The Head Protection training course helps you learn about head protection in the workplace including OSHA requirements.

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Head Protection Course-Background

Head Protection is one of the most important aspects to be considered while working. Our head is the most important and delicate parts of the body, which has our brain and also the main sensory organs, such as eyes, ears, nose and mouth. Head injuries are often fatal and it is best to prevent them. Most head injuries are the result on inadequate protection against head hazards.

Course Contents

The training course covers the following :

1. Importance of Head Protection

2. Standards including OSHA 1910.135

3. When is head PPE necessary?

4. What PPE is necessary?

5. How to properly use head protection equipment?

6. Limitations of head PPE.

7. Proper care and maintenance of head PPE.

8. Lifespan and disposal of the equipment.

Why you should get this course?

Employers have a duty of care to ensure that all their employees work in only safe workplaces. They are also supposed to ensure that workers not only use adequate personal protective equipment (including head PPE to protect themselves against head hazards in the workplace0, but are also trained correctly in the usage of the equipment.

If you are an employer, then getting this course frees you from the hassle of organizing a classroom style training for your workers. Having such a traditional one on one training might be possible for those workplaces that have very few workers, but is almost impossible to organize for organizations with even hundreds of workers.

When you buy this head protection e-learning course for your employees, you not only have an easy way of delivering this training to thousands of your employees across the country, or even across the world, almost instantly. Learners can access the course via their own smartphones or laptops, PCs or tablet computers at a time and place that is convenient to each one of them.

What benefits does the employer get?

Most statutory authorities, such as OSHA in the US and other regulatory agencies in every country require compliance related to mandatory safety training in the workplace. Taking this online head protection training course satisfies this requirement in a number of ways. Of course you could simply distribute a personal protective equipment pdf to your workers and ask them to read it and follow it, but tracking whether anybody has actually read it and understood it will be a herculean task, that will waste valuable manhours of your Human Resources department, as well as your Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) guys.

On the other hand if your employees take the Abhisam Head Protection training, then you have the option to get a consolidated training record that all employees really did take this training online (we will give you a report of all learner activity including login times, modules accessed and the test scores). This reduces your compliance headaches substantially, especially if you have a large number of employees are various locations.

What benefits does the employee get?

The employee is also duty bound to get trained in the use of adequate head protection. This e-learning course is an easy way to meet this requirement. You can take it while at home, or commuting as a passenger (but not if you are yourself driving) since you can access it through a laptop or PC or smartphone or tablet from any place in the world that has an internet connection. It frees you from being physically present at a particular time or location at your employers premises. Do it over the weekend or during your breaks or during your normal work hours. The choice is yours.
After you complete the head protection course, you will have the opportunity to take the associated test and on passing, earn an electronic badge that demonstrates that you took the training and passed it.

Enterprise Versions

then you need to buy multiple employee training seats to cover all your employees. If you need the training record facility, then please contact us at sales [at]abhisam[dot]com for an estimate. If you need more than 100 seats, then this facility will be included free of cost.