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RC- 149 Cooperative Education Experience (1.00 - 8.00 cr.)
Repeatable: Yes
Work and study in an approved position to gain business/industrial/other experience. Normally entails recurring, supervised work periods, each one building and expanding on the previous.
Department consent

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RC- 249 Cooperative Education Experience (1.00 - 8.00 cr.)
Repeatable: Yes
Work and study in an approved position to gain business/industrial/other experience. Normally entails recurring, supervised work periods, each one building and expanding on the previous.
Department consent

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RC- 271 Safety Principles And Practices (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Principles of accident prevention; school safety programs; identification of resources and content: motor vehicle, home, public, farm, industrial, school, recreational and civil defense.
Department consent

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RC- 301 Context of Current Traffic Safety Education (1.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Structured analysis of regulatory, curricular and societal issues in traffic safety education.

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RC- 301 Current Issues in Traffic Safety Education (1.00 cr.)
Repeatable: Yes
Structured analysis of regulatory and curricular issues for traffic safety educators.

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RC- 301 Workshop: Traffic Safety Education Techniques and Management (1.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Structured analysis of program management, regulatory, and curricular issues for which traffic safety educators should be conversant.

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RC- 371 Alcohol, Drugs And Accident Prevention (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Impact of alcohol and drug use on accident prevention programs; current efforts to rehabilitate alcohol and drug abusers.
Department consent

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RC- 372 Behavior Approach To Accident Prevention (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Behavioral aspects of accident prevention from physiological, psychological, sociological and cultural perspectives; identifying, understanding and modifying attitudes and behavior.
Department consent

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RC- 374 Driver Education Laboratory Methods And Techniques (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Role, aims and objectives of laboratory programs in driver and traffic safety education; multiple- student teaching techniques, simulation on-street behind-the-wheel and multiple-car driving range experiences provided.
Department consent

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RC- 375 Driver And Traffic Safety (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Classroom phase of driver education: curriculum selection and use, instructional resources and materials, and driver education administration.
Department consent

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RC- 381 Principles of Occupational Risk Control/Safety (2.00 - 3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Introduction to risk control/safety approaches intended to protect employee, property, legal, environmental, and financial-based assets through the development of internal practices/standards that promote the systematic anticipation, identification, analysis and control of risks that are inherent to the operation.

Must be Junior level or higher

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RC- 383 Occupational Safety and Health Standards (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Understanding and proper application of a range of regulations and standards relating to occupational safety and health.

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RC- 386 Fire Protection (2.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Behavior of fire: chemistry, protection, prevention and control.

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RC- 387 Human Factors Engineering/Ergonomics (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Physiological and psychological abilities in human/machine interface, working performance, reliability, comfort and safety; effective design of people and work environment as a cybernetic system.

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RC- 388 Construction Safety (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Overview of construction safety and health, including identification of the most common occupational hazards associated with the construction industry. Emphasis is on evaluating hazards, choosing appropriate controls to protect workers, and developing strategies for implementing these controls into effective management systems.

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RC- 389 Fleet Risk Control Management (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Logistically-oriented management systems required to control risk in fleet operations including internal standards development/analysis, emergency response, accident analysis, loss benchmarking, driver selection and training, vehicle operation, substance abuse testing, hours of service, vehicle maintenance/inspection, route planning, cargo/ personnel security, hazardous materials transpor- tation, and regulatory controls.

Prerequisite: take either RC-381 or RC-388

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RC- 392 Construction Risk Management (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Analysis and application of fundamental process steps for construction job site risk management.

Prerequisite: take RC-388

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RC- 395 Emergency Preparedness And Response (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Specific emergency response plans that meet federal, state and local regulations.

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RC- 440 Environmental Leadership & Sustainable Management (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Examination and evaluation of topics related to environmental regulations, environmental leadership and sustainability management. Environmental and sustainability issues and management challenges will be analyzed and synthesized to provide a fundamental understanding of environmental regulations and management strategies to promote environmental protection and sustainability management.

Prerequisite: Take RC-383

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RC- 449 Cooperative Education Experience (1.00 - 8.00 cr.)
Repeatable: Yes
Work and study in an approved position to gain business/industrial/other experience. Normally entails recurring, supervised work periods, each one building and expanding on the previous.
Department consent

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RC- 499 Independent Study (1.00 - 3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No

Department consent

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RC- 501 Current Issues in Traffic Safety Education (1.00 cr.)
Repeatable: Yes
Structured analysis of regulatory and curricular issues for traffic safety educators.

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RC- 501 Seminar (1.00 - 2.00 cr.)
Repeatable: Yes
(Title will reflect specific business or management content.) Current topics in business and industrial management to meet specific needs of students enrolled.

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RC- 501 Workshop: Traffic Safety Education Techniques and Management (1.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Structured analysis of program management, regulatory, and curricular issues for which traffic safety educators should be conversant.

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RC- 501 Context of Current Traffic Safety Education (1.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Structured analysis of regulatory, curricular and societal issues in traffic safety education.

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RC- 571 Alcohol, Drugs And Accident Prevention (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Impact of alcohol and drug use on accident prevention programs; current efforts to rehabilitate alcohol and drug abusers.
Department consent

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RC- 572 Behavior Approach To Accident Prevention (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Behavioral aspects of accident prevention from physiological, psychological, sociological and cultural perspectives; identifying, understanding and modifying attitudes and behavior.
Department consent

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RC- 581 Principles of Occupational Risk Control/Safety (2.00 - 3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Introduction to risk control/safety approaches intended to protect employee, property, legal, environmental, and financial-based assets through the development of internal practices/standards that promote the systematic anticipation, identification, analysis and control of risks that are inherent to the operation.

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RC- 583 Occupational Safety and Health Standards (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Understanding and proper application of a range of regulations and standards relating to occupational safety and health.

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RC- 586 Fire Protection (2.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Behavior of fire: chemistry, protection, prevention and control.

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RC- 587 Human Factors Engineering/Ergonomics (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Physiological and psychological abilities in human/machine interface, working performance, reliability, comfort and safety; effective design of people and work environment as a cybernetic system.

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RC- 588 Construction Safety (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Overview of construction safety and health, including identification of the most common occupational hazards associated with the construction industry. Emphasis is on evaluating hazards, choosing appropriate controls to protect workers, and developing strategies for implementing these controls into effective management systems.

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RC- 589 Fleet Risk Control Management (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Overview of logistically-oriented management systems required to control risk in fleet operations including internal standards development/analysis, emergency response, accident analysis, loss benchmarking, driver selection and training, vehicle operation, substance abuse testing, hours of service, vehicle maintenance/ inspection, route planning, cargo/personnel security, hazardous materials transportation, and regulatory controls.

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RC- 592 Construction Risk Management (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Analysis and application of fundamental process steps for construction job site risk management.

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RC- 595 Emergency Preparedness And Response (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Specific emergency response plans that meet federal, state and local regulations.

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RC- 640 Environmental Leadership & Sustainable Management (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Examination and evaluation of topics related to environmental regulations, environmental leadership and sustainability management. Environmental and sustainability issues and management challenges will be analyzed and synthesized to provide a fundamental understanding of environmental regulations and management strategies to promote environmental protection and sustainability management.

Prerequisite: Take RC-583

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RC- 710 Industrial Hygiene Instrumentation (2.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Workplace environment analysis by direct reading and integrated sampling techniques. Fundamental Chemistry background required.

Corequisite: RC-742

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RC- 720 Occupational Toxicology (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Fundamental principles of toxicology as applied to human physiology and health. Fundamental Chemistry background required.

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RC- 725 Process Hazard Management (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Understanding and proper application of various process hazard management techniques. Identify hazards, assess their risk frequency and severity; define countermeasures (mitigation and elimination).

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RC- 735 Field Problem In Risk Control (2.00 - 4.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
An operational experience which requires identification of a technical and/or administrative problem in an occupational setting. The problem is researched, analyzed for alternative operational countermeasures, and field tested to determine the effectiveness of the solutions.

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RC- 742 Industrial Hygiene (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Principles and techniques for recognizing, evaluating and controlling existing or potential occupational health hazards that affect employee safety and health. Fundamental Chemistry background required.

Corequisite: RC-710

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RC- 749 Cooperative Education Experience (1.00 - 8.00 cr.)
Repeatable: Yes
Work and study in an approved position to gain business/industrial/other experience. Normally entails recurring, supervised work periods, each one building and expanding on the previous.
Department consent

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RC- 781 Risk Management Applications (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
A broad spectrum of risk management topics, including the risk management process, risk assessment, and several alternative risk transfer techniques.

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RC- 782 Loss Control Systems (3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
In-depth investigation, application and evaluation of current managerial practices, which are specifically and uniquely related to managing loss/risk control processes and systems.

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RC- 784 Internship-Risk Control (2.00 - 4.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Full-time, supervised work and learning experience in an appropriate professional setting.
Department consent

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RC- 785 Seminar In Risk Control (2.00 cr.)
Repeatable: No
Current topics, trends and methods in risk control are examined, discussed and evaluated. Extensive industrial facility visits are conducted and analyzed.

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RC- 799 Independent Study (1.00 - 3.00 cr.)
Repeatable: Yes

Department consent

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