March 29, 30 – Kennewick
Kennewick Southridge Complex
2901 Southridge Blvd
Kennewick, WA 99337
April 12, 13, May 10, 11 – Lacey
Lacey City Hall
420 College St SE
Lacey, WA 98503
September 12, 13, 27, 28 – Bainbridge Island
Bainbridge Island City Hall
280 Madison Ave North
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
November 2017 – TBA
Are you responsible for your jurisdiction’s safety program? Have you experienced an increase in on-the-job injuries? Interested in learning more about ways to keep your workplace safe? If so, AWC’s Retro Program is offering workshops to help you navigate workplace safety issues.
Retro Safety Academy is an excellent opportunity for your organization to strengthen its safety culture and awareness. We encourage all Retro members to have at least one person attend trainings; attendees that complete the training will be able to bring practical safety suggestions, samples and tools back to their workplace.
AWC's Retro Safety Academy is a 12-class training course covering workplace safety topics applicable to municipal organizations. Attendees will learn about compliance with state safety standards and best practices for building strong safety cultures in their organizations.
Management’s role in safety
How accidents happen
Safety audit & hazard assessment
Leading safety discussions
Preparing for a DOSH inspection
Office ergonomics & office safety
Leverage your lift
Return to Work
Chemical hazard communications & industrial hygiene
For a detailed course information for all dates, click here.
Register now for Kennewick – March 29, 30!
Register now for Lacey – April 12, 13, May 10, 11!
Register now for Bainbridge Island – September 12, 13, 27, and 28!
AWC Workers’ Comp Retro Program members registration – Free
Non-Retro members registration – $240
See AWC’s conference and workshop terms of agreement for information on our refund/cancellation policy.
Registration or cancellation questions and special accommodations
Please contact us at least seven business days prior to the workshop if any disability accommodations are needed. For TDD users, please use the state’s toll-free relay service, (800) 833-6388, and ask the operator to dial the AWC number.
Available to Retro program members only
AWC’s Retro Program sponsors the Retro Safety Coordinator program to recognize educational achievement and professional excellence in workplace safety. This program consists of 12 required courses. For more information on the Retro Safety Coordinator Program click here.
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