Search form

search button

Beginning December 20, 2017 at 8:00 AM EST https://training.fema.gov/ will be down for maintenance. Access to exams will not be possible during this maintenance period. Service is expected to resume by 9:00 AM EST. Please use the comment form on this web site to report any issues after the maintenance window has completed.

Beginning December 18, 2017 at 3:00 AM EDT https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid/ will be down for maintenance. Access to exams will not be possible during this maintenance period. Service is expected to resume by 7:00 AM EDT. Please use the comment form on this web site to report any issues after the maintenance window has completed.


Notice: Independent Study Exams now require a FEMA Student Identification (SID) Number. If you do not yet have a SID, register for one today: https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid. Please do not contact the Independent Study program office as they are unable to provide assistance with these requests.

If you have an inquiry regarding the FEMA Independent Study Program, NIMS or other Emergency Management Institute (EMI) related requests such as: requests for certificates, transcripts, online test scores/results, please contact the FEMA Independent Study program office at 301-447-1200 or email Independent.Study@fema.dhs.gov for further assistance. Please do not contact the FEMA SID Help Desk as they are unable to provide assistance with these requests.

IS-35.17: FEMA Safety Orientation 2017

Course Date

1/25/2017

Course Overview

Workplace safety is an important concern at FEMA and throughout the Federal government. Workplace safety is everyone’s business. If you get sick or hurt on the job, everyone pays the price—in pain and suffering, in lost work, and in economic costs. When we work together to create a safer place to work, we’re all more productive and satisfied with our jobs. This course is designed to help you understand your safety rights and responsibilities and what you can do to safeguard your own well-being on the job—both in your regular workplace and during deployments.

Course Objectives:

This course is designed to give you an orientation to workplace safety. At the conclusion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Identify safety roles and responsibilities in the workplace.
  • Identify potential workplace hazards.
  • Identify ways to maximize personal safety at your regular workplace and when deployed.
  • Identify procedures for responding to emergencies in the workplace.

Primary Audience

All FEMA employees every 2 calendar years. This replaces DF-507 FEMA Safety Orientation.

Prerequisites

None

CEUs:

0.2

Course Length:

2 hours
Take This Course
Take Final Exam
Notices
  • Test questions are scrambled to protect test integrity
Important Notices
 
Back to Top