Creating an OSHA Emergency Action Plan For Your Organization

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Creating an OSHA Emergency Action Plan For Your Organization

Learn how to create a complete Emergency Action Plan (EAP) for your organization as per OSHA standards and Regulations

updated on icon Updated on Sep, 2023

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Course Description

Creating an OSHA Emergency Action Plan For Your Organization is mandated by OSHA and companies are required to have the EAP in place with minimum requirements as per law. Nobody expects an emergency or disaster – especially one that affects them, their employees, and their business personally. Yet the simple truth is that emergencies and disasters can strike anyone, anytime, and anywhere. You and your employees could be forced to evacuate your company when you least expect it.

Welcome to this course on Creating an OSHA Emergency Action Plan For Your Organization where you will learn all of the guidelines that will allow you to create an emergency action plan for your company.

In this course, you'll learn and practice:

  • What is a workplace emergency?

  • Worker safety and fire safety as per code of federal regulations

  • How do you protect yourself, your employees, and your business?

  • What is an emergency action plan?

  • Minimum elements of an emergency action plan (EAP)

  • What should your emergency action plan include?

  • How do you alert employees to an emergency?

  • How do you develop an evacuation policy and procedures?

  • How should you plan for rescue operations?

  • What does your plan need to include about hazardous substances?

  • Value of Good Health and Safety Program and much more…

See what our students say “It is such a practical course that I don’t need to take any other course but this one to learn all the tools to create an EAP from scratch.” - Angela Smith

“This is such an awesome course. Several eTools and templates were provided that made my life a lot easier and I loved every bit of it – Wonderful learning experience!” Divya Bharti

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Why take this course?

As a senior Project Manager managing and deploying enterprise level IT projects, along with a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer & Trainer, my experience with managing enterprise level projects has been phenomenally great! I am excited to share my knowledge and transfer skills to my students. 

Enroll now in Creating an OSHA Emergency Action Plan For Your Organization today and revolutionize your learning. Stay at the cutting edge —and enjoy bigger, brighter opportunities.

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Syed & Team ClayDesk


What will you learn in this course:

  • The primary goal of creating an OSHA Emergency Action Plan for your organization is to ensure the safety and well-being of your employees in the event of an emergency or crisis situation. This comprehensive plan aims to minimize the risks associated with emergencies such as fires, natural disasters, chemical spills, workplace violence, or any other unforeseen events that may pose a threat to the workforce.
  • By developing an effective Emergency Action Plan, you can establish clear procedures, protocols, and responsibilities that will guide your employees in responding swiftly and appropriately during emergencies. The plan should include detailed evacuation routes, assembly points, and methods of communication to ensure a coordinated and efficient response.
  • Another crucial goal of the Emergency Action Plan is to identify and address potential hazards and risks specific to your organization. This involves conducting a thorough assessment of the workplace, including identifying potential sources of danger, such as hazardous materials, faulty equipment, or inadequate infrastructure. By addressing these hazards and implementing preventive measures, you can reduce the likelihood of emergencies occurring and mitigate their impact if they do happen.
  • Furthermore, the Emergency Action Plan should include provisions for training and education of employees. This ensures that everyone is familiar with the plan, understands their roles and responsibilities, and knows how to respond effectively during emergencies. Regular drills and exercises should be conducted to practice evacuation procedures, emergency communications, and first aid techniques.
  • Ultimately, the goal of creating an OSHA Emergency Action Plan is to promote a culture of safety within your organization. It demonstrates your commitment to protecting the well-being of your employees and serves as a proactive measure to safeguard against potential emergencies. By establishing clear guidelines, providing adequate training, and continuously evaluating and updating the plan, you can enhance the overall preparedness and resilience of your organization in the face of unforeseen events


What are the prerequisites for this course?

  • Familiarity with OSHA regulations
  • Knowledge of workplace hazards
  • Understanding of emergency response principles
  • Collaboration with relevant stakeholders
  • Access to organizational resources
Creating an OSHA Emergency Action Plan For Your Organization


Check out the detailed breakdown of what’s inside the course

2 Lectures
  • play icon Introduction 03:30 03:30
  • play icon What Will I Learn? 07:24 07:24
Emergency Action Plan Fundamentals
6 Lectures
OSHA Guidelines in Depth
7 Lectures
OSHA Assistance
3 Lectures
Course Conclusion
2 Lectures

Instructor Details

Syed Raza

Syed Raza

Hello, my name is Syed Raza, CEO of ClayDesk E-Learning and I am passionate about teaching valuable skills to students who are motivated to learn! My goal is to help you easily achieve your goals and objectives, whether that means enhancing your existing skill set, gain productivity at workplace, differentiate yourself, learning the new technological skills that are required to improve your career.

Over the last 20 years, I have acquired valuable skill sand experience that allow me to provide you with great learning experience. I have numerous technical IT and developer certifications (MCSE+I, MCT, CCNA—including a PhD Management—which enable me to teach a variety of powerful courses, from IT to Project Management.

Providing technical and training solutions using AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, Red Hat OpenShift, Python, Java, JavaScript, React JS, GCP, Kubernetes, Jenkins, Ansible, and Docker

DevOps Engineer building AWS pipelines using CodeStar and CodeCommitt

Working knowledge of TensorFlow, Pytorch, Keras, Convolutional networks, and data science concepts

Of course, as my student, you are my #1 priority. All of my courses are designed to cater to ensure wide variety of audience. For example, if something remains unclear to you, or you need help understanding anything within my course, just send me a message and I will be happy to spend some one-on-one time with you in order to clarify and provide answers to your questions. This is to ensure you learn better and retain the knowledge. My courses will help you gain real world skills and knowledge and change your life today.

Thank you for your interest in my courses, and in me as an instructor. I look forward to seeing you in one of my lectures very soon.

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