ERIC Number: EJ1016360
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Mar
Reference Count: 2
Safety and Health in the Technical Classroom and Laboratory: Part 2
Backes, Charles E.; Nawolski, Corey M.
Techniques: Connecting Education and Careers (J3), v88 n3 p40-43 Mar 2013
In the first part of this series, which appeared in the February 2013 issue of "Techniques" (see EJ1015189), the authors discussed the need for providing a safe and healthy learning environment in career and technical programs, and introduced a model for ensuring that this type of environment exists. The critical core component of awareness was introduced. as well as instruction, and testing and evaluation. This article will continue with a discussion of the remaining components of the model. These include facility assessment, modeling, follow-up and monitoring, and intervention and consequences.
Descriptors: Safety, Laboratory Safety, Facility Guidelines, Vocational Education, Health Promotion, Sanitation, Classroom Environment, Hazardous Materials, Models
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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