Course Overview

The Supervisors’ Safety Development Program trains supervisors and managers to incorporate best safety practices into their daily management activities. Through various group discussions and activities, participants will have opportunities to demonstrate they have acquired the knowledge and skills necessary to positively impact the safety and health of their employees in the workplace.

Key Topics/Goals/Objectives

Supervisors and managers will learn how to incorporate safety and health into their daily management process. Key learning objectives will include:

  • How to confidently address critical safety and health issues
  • How to enhance safety responsibilities and safety management systems, including safety inspections, incident investigations, safety meetings and employee engagement
  • Identification and control of hazards, incident prevention, OSHA compliance, and continuous improvement in all areas of safety and health
  • How to promote a positive safety culture
  • Learning to support workers with on-going safety training, on-the-job training and promoting safe behavior

Topics covered include:

Safety ManagementCommunication

Safety & Health Training

Employee Involvement

Safety & Health InspectionsIncident Investigation

Industrial Hygiene


ErgonomicsHazard Communications

Regulatory Issues

Machine Safeguarding

Hand/Portable Power ToolsMaterials Handling/Storage

Electrical Safety

Fire Safety

Who Should Attend?

This course is ideal for new supervisors and managers. Experienced supervisors and managers needing refresher training or additional education are encourage to attend as well.

Why Should You Attend?

Those attending the course will be equipped with the knowledge, leadership skills and methods necessary to apply safety as a part of their responsibilities. The end goal: providing you with the tools and skills needed to become effective safety leaders and advocates within your organization.


Regular Price: $650
Discounted Member: $550
Course materials included.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Attend this course and earn 1.8 CEUs from the Wisconsin Safety Council.

More Information

To schedule a private of this course, please contact us at 608.258.3400 or for pricing and availability.

Upcoming Public Trainings

Wisconsin Safety Council