Workplace Safety Basics for New Hires


In this 2-hour online course, through interactive activities using case studies and scenarios, we will examine the fundamental causes of our actions and examine the Code of Ethics for both health and safety professionals with an emphasis on Industrial Hygiene.

This course meets the Ethics Requirement of ABIH.

  • Contact Hours/REHS Contact Hours: 2.0 hours
  • Accreditation Agency:  Phylmar Academy, a division of The Phylmar Group, Inc

Who Will Benefit from This Course?

Industrial hygienists, occupational health nurses, occupational medicine physicians, safety engineers and specialists, environmental managers, other environmental and occupational health and safety professionals, union and worker health and safety representatives.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Define ethical behavior.
  • List 5 types of unethical behavior an EHS may encounter.
  • Compare ethics, morals and social norms.
  • Analyze ethical dilemmas.
  • Discuss the importance and benefits of ethical behavior in occupational safety and health.
  • Explain 5 elements of the ABIH Code of Ethics.

Topics Include

  • Ethics, Morals and Social Norms
  • What is Good Ethical Behavior?
  • Ethical Values
  • Right vs. Right
  • Characteristics of Ethics
  • Developing an Effective Ethics Program
  • Industrial Hygiene Code of Ethics
  • Misconduct and Enforcement
  • Case Studies, Scenarios and Challenge Questions


Single Seat - $79

For bulk pricing or to license the course for unlimited users, please contact for additional discounts.

The course certificate of completion acknowledges completion of a specific course; it does not certify the participant to perform any particular work or task.

single seat $19.00

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