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  1. Struck-by Incidents for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Prevent struck-by incidents. Trainer’s Note Poor housekeeping and messy work areas contribute to struck-by incidents. For this module:
  2. Stress Management for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Manage stress in the workplace. Trainer’s Note Learning to manage stress can improve mental and physical health. For this module:
  3. Spider Bites for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Identify general tips to prevent and treat spider bites. Trainer’s Note Spiders can be all around landscaping and horticulture work. Spider bites can be a slight nuisance or a serious danger. For this module:
  4. Small-Engine Machine Safety for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Operate small-engine machines, such as push mowers, weed trimmers, and leaf blowers, in a safe manner. Trainer’s Note Landscaping and horticulture workers may use small-engine machines such as pushmowers, weed trimmers, and leaf blowers in the course of their work. For this module:
  5. Skin Irritations Caused by Plants for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Identify plants that can cause skin irritations and ways to avoid skin irritations. Trainer’s Note Many plants can cause skin irritations, not just poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac. For this module:
  6. Selecting a Respirator for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Select a respirator to protect against hazards in the air. Trainer’s Note Respirators protect workers’ lungs from dust, mold, mist, and chemicals. For this module:
  7. Safety Means SMV (Slow-Moving Vehicle) for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Use Slow Moving Vehicle (SMV) signs properly. Trainer’s Note Slow-moving vehicles on the road display an SMV sign as a warning. For this module:
  8. Safely Starting and Stopping a Tractor for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Use safe procedures for starting and stopping a tractor. Trainer’s Note Tractors are common vehicles in the green industries. For this module:
  9. Safe Use of Tractors and Self-Propelled Equipment for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Use safe procedures to operate tractors and self-propelled equipment. Trainer’s Note Safety is critical in operating tractors and self-propelled equipment. For this module:
  10. Safe Use of the Power-Take-Off (PTO) for Trainers and Supervisors

    Objective: Use the power-take-off (PTO) safely. Trainer’s Note Power-take-offs (PTOs) are used on various machines and lawn equipment. PTOs can be dangerous and must be used safely. For this module:

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