The following tips help employees retain information from safety trainings.
Sharing a relatable story helps employees comprehend safety concepts. A story should illustrate how procedures or processes apply to real-life scenarios to help people retain information.
Make Subject Matter Experts Accessible
Safety instructors can support ongoing safety education by making subject matter experts easily accessible. Developing a site to house online directories and locate information encourages employees to seek out the right individuals to further their understanding of a topic.
Establish Communities of Practice
Communities of practice encourage employees to further discuss topical information and serve as an ideal platform for sharing ideas, which aids in knowledge retention. With communities of practice that transcend organizational boundaries, employees can also enhance their understanding of how proper execution of safety measures impacts different areas of a company.