Seminar Series Project

Seminar Series Project

This seminar series is designed to help safety people in the motor carrier industry know the regulations and how to put them into practice. Once a participant has completed the 5 Basic Seminars and at least one Optional Seminar, the participant can choose to do a project.

5 Basic Seminars:

  • Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations
  • Vehicle Maintenance
  • Risk Management
  • Basic Safety Operations
  • Driver Recruitment & Retention

Optional Seminars:

Any seminar given by the Wisconsin Council of Safety Supervisors not listed above

Project Guidance:

– Select a topic from one of the safety seminars and apply it to your company
– Demonstrate how the knowledge gained from the seminar was used to either develop a new program or enhance an existing program
– Share performance metrics as applicable

Format:

– Outline of the project should be approved by the Safety Seminar Committee prior to final submission
– Project can be either written or a PowerPoint presentation
– Present best-practices or learnings from the project to the Wisconsin Council of Safety Supervisors (WCSS)

Mentors:
– To assist candidates in the process, WCSS members can be assigned as mentors
– Mentors can assist candidates with topic selection and outlines
– Mentors can also provide general encouragement and support for candidates who appear to be losing momentum towards project completion