INTRODUCTION TO INDUSTRIAL PROCESSES

  • Program: Environmental Health and Safety
  • Course: Introduction to Industrial Processes
  • Course #: ENHS1005
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This course introduces students to industrial, manufacturing, construction, and business processes and organization. The course will focus on contemporary designs of the work place and the role that the safety function plays.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Explore business classifications
Compare organizational structures of businesses
Interpret the need of safety relating to businesses
Defend the priorities of safety within various businesses
Relate the Six-Sigma process to business practices
Identify issues relating to safety in businesses
Define the role and responsibilities of safety director
Relate the process of LEAN to business practices
Demonstrate understanding of ISO and OSHA VPP certification

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 3
  • Lab: 0
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    None
  • Campus: Eden Prairie

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