Minnesota State College Southeast
Safety Leadership Skills for Supervisors and Managers - # CTBU SAFE 43524 –

Safety Leadership Skills for Supervisors and Managers

Not your typical safety class!

Excellent leadership skills are critical to the success of a supervisor or manager of people. Excellent safety leadership skills can help supervisors and managers become even more effective leaders of people and projects while achieving safety goals that minimize costs and problems associated with poor safety performance. This course will provide an introduction to the concept of safety culture and tools for effective safety leadership. The overall goal is to foster leadership skills that help create and support a positive safety culture.

Main topics include:
(1) Bottom Line – Why we should care about safety
(2) Safety culture – definitions, benefits, roles and responsibilities
(3) Safety Leadership – communication skills and how to influence culture in a positive direction

Thursdays, February 28 & March 7, 2019
8:00 am - 11:00 am
$200 per person, includes continental breakfast

Instructor: Carolyn J. Sampson, Ph.D.

Carolyn is currently the owner and CEO of a solo-practice consulting firm and adjunct instructor at Minnesota State College Southeast providing customized safety and environmental training to a variety of industrial, educational and governmental clients. She has earned a Ph.D. and M.S.C.E. in environmental engineering from the University of Minnesota; her undergraduate degrees include a B.A. in English and B.S. in soil science, also from the University of Minnesota.

Following graduate school, Carolyn worked for General Mills’ research and development division as a research analytical chemist, laboratory manager, and environmental & safety manager— providing technical leadership in the areas of food chemistry, hazardous materials safety, environmental compliance, and water sustainability. After leaving General Mills,
she was employed by Hennepin Technical College as an adjunct instructor and customized training representative. In those roles she provided training and project coordination in the areas of workplace safety, environmental compliance, and safety leadership.
Bring to Class:
Minnesota State College Southeast
Red Wing Campus - Room 101
308 Pioneer Rd, Red Wing, MN 55066 

Refund Policy - You or your employer must drop your course registration online three working days prior to the class start date to receive a full refund. You will receive a full refund if Minnesota State College Southeast cancels your class. If you fail to appear or have the correct documents, you or your company will be responsible for full payment regardless. 

Cancellation Policy - While we regret having to do so, it is sometimes necessary to cancel classes with insufficient enrollment. If your class is canceled, we will notify you and a refund will be processed. Please include your permanent cell and work numbers as well as an e-mail address with your registration information when registering for the classes. 

Confirmation - A confirmation will be sent when you register with more information about what you need for the class. Please mark your calendars with the class date so you don't forget!
8:00 AM
Carolyn Sampson
Registration Cutoff Date:
Dates & Times:
02/28/2019   8:00AM - 11:00AM
03/07/2019   8:00AM - 11:00AM