This introductory course provides an overview of safety in the workplace, especially as it pertains to the manufacturing industry. This includes manufacturing as a career, communication, team work and training, PPE, material handling, workplace safety, tool and machine safety, electrical and fire safety, and hazardous materials safety.
Primary Material Type:
Online Course
Tulsa Community College
safety, manufacturing, material handling, hazardous material

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Several manufacturing industry partners provided input and endorsement of safety curriculum.
Industry Sector:
Manufacturing -- Machinery Manufacturing (333)
Production Occupations (51-0000)

Education / Instructional Information

Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
  • Credential
  • Stacked/Latticed Credential Model
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Interactivity Type:
Active - requires user to respond to prompts, questions, etc.
Quality Rubric:
Quality Note:
Several meetings with industry experts, as well as best practices in pedagogy were leveraged.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Consultations during development of instructional materials
  • Participation as an ongoing member of team developing the instructional materials
  • Using an approved rubric to conduct the evaluation of the instructional materials and providing a report
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Custom Quality Rubric
  • Expertise of Project's Instructional Designers
Course Note:
Manufacturing Engineering
SkillsCommons' Material Reused:


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  • Reading Layout - Page numbers match printed material
  • Reading Order - Digital resource layout
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  • Structural Markup - Lists
  • Structural Markup - eReader application
  • Table Markup
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  • Decorative Images Marked With Null Alt Text
  • Transcript Provided With Audio Content
  • Non Flickering Content

Copyright / Licensing

Copyright Owner:
180 Skills, National Aviation Consortium
Primary License:
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.