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NORA Construction Sector Strategic Goals

Goal 11.0: Develop and build recognition and awareness of construction hazards and the means for controlling them by strengthening and extending the reach of quality training and education in the construction industry, including for non-English speaking workers.

Intermediate Goal Number Goal Description Status
11.1 Perform a construction safety and health training needs analysis.
11.2 Survey current training programs, models, materials and best practices to identify: 1) any gaps in meeting core competencies, 2) any gaps in the ability of current training infrastructure capacity to meet sector training needs, and 3) any emerging opportunities for improving delivery of training. Develop a plan to address any gaps and opportunities
11.3 Develop new or improved training programs, models, materials, and methods.
11.4 Disseminate and promote the use of construction training best practices, materials, and methods.
Page last updated:April 24, 2013
Page last reviewed:May 23, 2011
Content Source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Office of the Director


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