Work Safety in Mechanical Engineering
|Structure Type:||Study unit|
|Type:||Compulsory / Professional Studies|
|Level:||Bachelor of Engineering|
|Year of Study:||1 (2019-2020)|
|Responsible Teacher:||Uimonen, Minna|
|Language of Instruction:||Finnish|
Courses During the Academic Year 2019-2020
|16||I-KT-1N||2019-09-02 – 2019-12-20||Minna Uimonen, Sami Elomaa, Taina Huusko||2019-08-19 – 2019-09-09|
|17||I-KT-1V||2019-09-02 – 2019-12-20||Minna Uimonen, Taina Huusko||2019-08-19 – 2019-09-09|
The student will become aware of the importance of occupational safety and know the operative methods for maintaining and developing the safety at the workplace, obtain the certaficate of occupational safety and first aid at emergency.
Total work load of the student 54 h, of which
- scheduled studies 38 h
- autonomous studies 16 h
The assessment of student’s own learning 1 h is included in contact lessons.
Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses
Central regulations of occupational safety. Occupational safety in a shared workplace. Identifying hazards, estimating the risk levels as well as preventing accidents and work-related illnesses . General safety rules of the workplace as well as most common risk factors and their elimination. Readyness to handle accidents and knowledge of emergency operations .
Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools
· Eila Riikonen ym, Työsuojelun perusteet, Työterveyslaitos, 2003
· Occupational Safety Training material, the Centre for Occupational Safety, 2010
· Hätäensiapukorttimateriaali SPR
· Työturvallisuuslaki N:o 738/2002. http://www.finlex.fi
Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Lectures and exercises