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  1. Protecting Against Cold for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Identify general tips to prevent the harmful effects of cold weather. Trainer’s Note Landscaping and horticulture work often occurs in cold environments. For this module:
  2. Portable Fire Extinguishers for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Identify the types of fire extinguishers and use them properly. Trainer’s Note All fires are not the same. Workers need to know which fire extinguisher to use for each type of fire. For this module:
  3. Material Safety Data Sheet for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Identify the information provided on the Material Safety Data Sheet. Trainer’s Note Safety conditions increase when on-the-job hazards are known. The Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) is a good reference for information on hazardous substances. For this module:
  4. Workplace Violence for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Identify the types of workplace violence and recognize behaviors that might lead to workplace violence. Trainer’s Note Workplace violence can range from verbal abuse to murder. For this module:
  5. Wood Chippers and Shredders Safety for Trainers and Landscapers

    Objective: Operate wood chippers and shredders safely. Trainer’s Note Sharp knives and powerful engines make wood chippers and shredders dangerous tools. For this module:
  6. Trenching and Excavation Safety for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Demonstrate safe trenching and excavation. Trainer’s Note Trenching and excavation can be dangerous activities, leading to serious injuries and even death. For this module:
  7. Tree Pruning, Trimming, and Felling Safety for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Identify the risks in tree pruning, trimming, and felling and how to avoid them. Trainer’s Note Pruning, trimming, and felling trees all involve serious hazards. For this module:
  8. Tree Pruning and Ladder Safety for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Use safe procedures for tripod, closed top, extension, and straight ladders. Trainer’s Note Workers can use different kinds of ladders to prune and trim trees. Each type of ladder requires safe practices. For this module:
  9. Tractors, Towed Equipment, and Highway Safety for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Use safe highway procedures for tractors and towed equipment. Trainer’s Note Incidents occur because highway safety precautions are not followed. But you have to travel between job sites on the highway. For this module:
  10. Tractor Loader Safety for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Operate a tractor loader according to safe standards. Trainer’s Note Tractor loaders move materials easily and quickly, but they do involve some risks. For this module:

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