Drug and Alcohol Awareness - OSHA StandardsDownload as PDF
Drug and Alcohol Awareness - OSHA Standards
LO1: Explain the hazards and consequences of substance abuse
LO2: Identify different types of additive substance
LO3: Describe the importance of a drug and alcohol policy
LO4: Describe the purpose of an Employee Assistance Program
LO5: Explain inappropriate usage and how to respond to it
Oil & Gas Industry
No prerequisites are required to sit this course.
The assessment is taken during the course and is within the expected duration.
The aim of this course is to inform you about the hazards and consequences of drug and alcohol abuse. You will be able to identify different types of addictive substances and the importance of a drug and alcohol policy. You will also be able to describe the purpose of an Employee Assistance Program and how to respond to inappropriate usage.
Employers should provide additional training when a new hazard/procedure/condition or piece of equipment is introduced into the workplace or “unscheduled” refresher training is recommended as directed to address inadequacies in knowledge and to address unsafe acts/deviations from procedures.