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Where can I find a product development workshop?

Where can I find a product development workshop?

These workshops are primarily held onsite at your location and often are customized to your products, process and business environment. This three- or five-day workshop is based on our framework of 270 best practices for product development that we have maintained over the last 25+ years.

What do you need to know about personal protective equipment?

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What do you need to know about the basic workshop?

The basic workshop is a two-day event. This training emulates the real workshop environment and motivates participants to be as creative and as proactive as possible by utilizing a simple process example that is worked through almost as if it were an actual event.

Which is part of the product lifecycle does the workshop cover?

The workshop includes the certification exam on the final day. The five-day Workshop focuses on the entire product lifecycle – product inception through launch through obsolescence/refresh. The Workshop provide valuable training in addition to exam preparation.

What are the standards for personal protective equipment?

OSHA requires that many categories of personal protective equipment meet or be equivalent to standards developed by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Provides references that may aid in recognizing the need for personal protective equipment (PPE) and provides information about proper PPE selection and usage.

What happens if personal protective equipment does not fit?

If the personal protective equipment does not fit properly, it can make the difference between being safely covered or dangerously exposed.

When to use personal protective wear ( PPE ) at work?

PPE is essential for protecting workers from harm, but it is also the last line of defense. The following should be done before personal protective wear is used: Engineering controls: physically changing or redesigning a machine, using a different machine, or redesigning the work environment.

Do you need to wear protective clothing when working with asbestos?

It is important that workers be properly trained in the use, removal, and disposal of protective clothing after use. Not all O&M activities require the use of protective clothing so it is important for the asbestos project manager (APM) to assess this need on a case-by-case basis.