Safety and Health Council of North Carolina

A non-profit association preventing injury through
safety education and training since 1960!

Hazard Assessment in the Workplace

Onsite Only

For hazard assessment in the workplace, the strongest weapon in controlling and removing workplace hazards is for all associates to recognize them. Course will review types of hazards (physical, chemical, biological, and ergonomic), hazard recognition, associate training concepts and control strategies relating to general industry and construction, including but not limited to:

  • General Office
  • Fire and Emergency
  • Heavy Equipment
  • Electrical (low and high voltage)
  • Physical Hazards
  • Material Handling
  • Lockout/Tagout
  • Compressed Gases
  • Chemical Handling and Exposure
  • Ergonomic Hazards
  • Vehicle Safety
  • Slip, Trip, and Fall Protection
  • Hot Work
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Confined Spaces


Classes will be limited to 50 people and consist of:

Approximately 3.0 hours of classroom, including hazard recognition photos

Approximately 1.0 hour of site hazard recognition (teams conduct hazard assessment of assigned areas)

Approximately 1.0 hour for team site hazard information review

4 MESH Hours

Charlotte Contact: Ian Starkey (704) 644-4220 or
Raleigh Contact: Matthew Thompson (919) 719-9818


CANCELLATION POLICY: We hope you do not have to cancel, but if you need to do so, cancellation notices received in writing seven (7) or more days prior to the first day of class will be refunded in full, less a $50 administrative fee. Cancellations received less than seven (7) days before the first day of class will be refunded 75% of the course fee in the form of a SHCNC Voucher for future training. Unused Vouchers expire one year after date of issue. Substitutions are welcomed. No shows and cancellations received after the start of class will not be eligible for a refund. This policy will be enforced so please plan ahead if you need to cancel - Safety and Health Council of North Carolina, the NC Chapter of the National Safety Council.

Onsite Training!

Your Place or Ours

Call Matthew Thompson in Raleigh at (919) 719-9818 or Ian Starkey in Charlotte at (704) 644-4220