Recorded Webinar: Selecting Online Safety Training

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We held a webinar the other day on Selecting Online Safety Training and wanted to make it available to you here, in a recorded version, for free. Hope you find this valuable.

In addition we’ve provided links to some articles we think you’ll find helpful immediately below and a button below the video you can click to download our free Online Safety Training Buyer’s Guide Checklist.

Enjoy the webinar and have a great day!

Don’t forget to download the Online Safety Training Buyer’s Guide (below), and let us know if you want to learn about our online EHS training courses, our LMS for safety training management, or our mobile apps for safety management.

Online Safety Training Buyer's Guide Checklist

Online Safety Training Buyer’s Guide Checklist

Learn how to evaluate different online safety training solutions to find one that best fits your company’s needs with our FREE informative guide and checklist.

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Machine Guarding Checklist – Free Download

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Hello, friend! And welcome to another Convergence Training blog post with a free checklist that you can use as part of your company’s health and safety efforts.

This time, the checklist is for machine guarding, and in particular OSHA general industry machine guarding compliance.

Read on for more information and to download the free machine guarding checklist.

And, we’ve got more free downloadable checklists on other safety topics here.

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Recorded OSHA Reporting & Recordkeeping Webinar

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Our Vector Solutions partners Industry Safe and RedVector recently held a webinar explaining OSHA reporting & recordkeeping requirements–as well as giving a quick demo of how to do some of this with VectorEHS, the safety management software made by Industry Safe that we sell here at Convergence Training.

Check out the recording below to answer your OSHA reporting & recordkeeping questions and let us know if you’ve got any questions for us.

You might also want to download our free guide to OSHA Reporting & Recordkeeping.

Hope you found that helpful! If you’d like to learn more about the Vector EHS safety management software, check out this recently recorded demo webinar.

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OSHA General Industry Compliance Guide

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If you’re an employer subject to OSHA’s 1910 General Industry regulations, you’re going to appreciate the free Guide to OSHA General Industry Compliance that we’ve prepared for you (and that you can download at the bottom of this article).

Now, you’re right to get excited, but we also want to remind you of what you already probably know: although this guide will HELP you comply with the OSHA 1910 regulations for general industry employers, it’s not a guarantee. You’re going to have to take site-specific circumstances into consideration, plus OSHA regulations can change, etc.

But you’ll definitely find this guide helpful for complying with the general industry regulations. So go ahead and download it now!

We also have written up three blog articles for training materials we offer that will help with these requirements. To look into that, check the following articles:

  1. Training Suggestions for OSHA General Industry Compliance Requirements, Part 1
  2. Training Suggestions for OSHA General Industry Compliance Requirements, Part 2
  3. Training Suggestions for OSHA General Industry Compliance Requirements, Part 3

Hope you enjoy the general industry compliance guide and let us know if you’ve got any questions.
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Free Portable Ladder Compliance Checklist (General Industry)

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If you’re a safety professional, you probably know that ladders are involved in a lot of safety incidents at the workplace. And that’s why we’ve created a free portable ladder OSHA general industry compliance checklist for you to download at the bottom of this article.

In addition to the free portable ladder checklist at the bottom, you might also find some benefit from these materials we’ve got for you related to portable ladders:

And we’ve got more free downloadable checklists on other topics here.

Continue reading to download the portable ladder compliance checklist (it’s at the bottom of this article).

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Recorded Webinar: Evidence-Based Training Practices

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Our friends at RedVector once again had Jeff Dalto of Convergence Training over at their webinar series, this time for a discussion of evidence-based training methods and learning myths. We’ve got a recording of the webinar below for ya.

Kasey of RedVector and Jeff discuss the following in the evidence-based training webinar:

  • What is evidence-based training
  • How people process information
  • The difference between training delivery methods and instructional methods
  • Blended learning solutions
  • Evidence-based training practices (a partial list)
  • Learning myths
  • Where to learn more

We’ve got the recorded webinar for you below. It clocks in at about an hour and eight minutes. Please enjoy it, let us know if you have questions, and please leave suggestions for future webinar topics if you have any.

Also, feel free to check out the previous webinars in this ongoing series, which have dealt with:

And now, with no further ado, our recent evidence-based training practices webinar, below.

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Silica Compliance for Construction Infographic

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Need help complying with OSHA’s 1926.1153 Respirable Crystalline Silica standard? You’ll find the infographic below to be helpful if you are.

Download it now and let us know if you have any additional questions about the Silica standard or need help with training for silica awareness, other safety and health training, or other safety management needs.

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Free OSHA 1926 Silica Construction Compliance Infographic Download

Download this free infographic outlining an employer’s major responsibilities for complying with the OSHA 1926 (Construction) requirements.

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Safety Management Infographic: 10 Steps to Getting Started

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We’ve created an infographic to help you get started on your safety management programs or systems and you can download it by clicking the button at the bottom of this page.

The infographic is based on tips in the OSHA Guidelines for Safety and Health Programs, which we encourage you to check out.

For even more on safety and health management, check out our article on OSHA’s Safety and Health Programs guideline, our articles on the ISO 45001 safety and health management system standard (and this related interview on 45001), and of course check out our online safety management training.

Don’t forget to download the free infographic and let us know if you have questions or need help with your safety management efforts (feel free to check out our

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Free “Get Started with Safety Management” Infographic Download

Download this free infographic listing first steps in getting started with your safety and health management program.

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Free PSM Checklist for Process Safety Management Compliance

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Here’s a free Process Safety Management (PSM) compliance checklist you can download–nice!

The PSM checklist is based on a PSM Compliance Checklist available on OSHA’s website. We took the information in their checklist and made some minor changes to make it more user friendly.

It’s in the always-handy .PDF format, just scroll to the bottom of this article and click the  button.

Hope you like the checklist. We’ve got more free downloadable checklists on other topics here.

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Free Recorded Webinar: Tips for Effective Safety Training

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Our friends at RedVector hosted Jeff Dalto of Convergence Training for a webinar giving some tips on Effective Safety Training.

The webinar introduces the following:

  • The ANSI/ASSP Z490.1 standard for EHS training and Z490.2 standard for online EHS training
  • Learning objectives
  • The ADDIE instructional design model
  • Training delivery methods v instructional or training methods
  • Evidence-based training practices
  • Learning myths
  • Training evaluation

You can listen to the recording below…it will take you just over an hour. Enjoy and let us know if you’ve got any questions.

Also, feel free to check out our previous webinar, which provided an Introduction to New Safety.

For even more helpful information related to safety training, download our free guide below.

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Effective EHS Training: A Step-by-Step Guide

Learn how to design, create, deliver, and evaluate effective EHS training by following these best practices with our free step-by-step guide.

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Free Online Safety Training Buyer’s Guide Checklist

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Deciding on an online safety training solution is a big decision.

But it doesn’t have to be intimidating or impossible. And there’s no reason to simply guess blindly and hope you get a good one.

To help, we’ve created a free Online Safety Training Buyer’s Guide Checklist that you can download at the bottom of this article. We think it will give you a good leg up on your search.
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Free Job Hazard Analysis Guide

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Recently we published an extensive article titled What Is a Job Hazard Analysis?  And we followed that up with a companion piece that explains How to Do a Job Hazard Analysis. If you haven’t read those yet, but are interested, go right ahead. We’ll wait for you here.

You’re back? OK, let’s continue then.

We wanted to follow those popular articles up with with a free job hazard analysis guide that you can use to lead you through your own JHAs at work. And now we’ve done that.

There’s a free download at the bottom of the article. Hope you find it helpful.
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