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ANSI Z490.1 - The Fundamentals for Successful EH&S Training by Paul J. Colangelo, STS, CHST, CET

Are your EH&S orientation and training programs working effectively? Are they making a measurable difference with your worker behavior and productivity and your overall safety culture? Have you heard of the ANSI Z490.1- Criteria for Accepted Practices in Safety, Health and Environmental Training? There are a wide variety of components that must be considered whenever structuring EH&S training for your company. The ANSI Z490.1 is a very useful and informative document that can guide you through that process.

By the end of this program you will be able to:

  • Identify fundamentals for structuring effective EH&S training programs, and how to measure that effectiveness
  • Identify the principles of adult learning, and how they apply to different training mediums
  • Evaluate and educate those who are responsible for training within your organization
  • Articulate the benefits of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and the Certified Environmental Health and Safety Trainer (CET) certification

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