Oregon Department of Education
Career and Technical Education (CTE)
Teaching & Learning
CTE Advocacy & Resource Materials
Workplace Safety Resources
Student and staff safety is of utmost importance in our Career and Technical Education programs. The resources below offer some ideas and resources for making the CTE classroom a safe environment.
BOLI Technical Assistance - Interns and Trainees
Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology is Oregon's source for occupational safety and health information on the web. This webpage has resources and links for young workers.
Integrating Occupational Safety and Health Training into Career Technical Education in Construction
List of art materials that can be used in Oregon schools
National Institute for Occupational Health and Safety
The National Young Worker Safety Resource Center (YWSRC)
YWSRC is a collaborative project of U.C. Berkeley's Labor Occupational Health Program (LOHP) and the Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC) in Massachusetts. The YWSRC provides training, technical assistance, and resource materials to state and community groups throughout the country.
Oregon Young Employee Safety
OSHA webpage for teen worker health and safety
Protect Your Hearing, Promote Better Health
Safety Checklist Program for Schools – National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Young Workers Publications, Oregon Occupational Health and Safety Division (OSHA)
Young Workers: Stay Alive on the Job
Youth and Labor Info, U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL)
The Department of Labor is the sole federal agency that monitors child labor and enforces child labor laws.
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It is a policy of the State Board of Education and a priority of the Oregon Department of Education that there will be no discrimination or harassment on the grounds of race, color, sex, marital status, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, or disability in any educational programs, activities or employment. Persons having questions about equal opportunity and nondiscrimination should contact the Deputy Superintendent of Public Instruction at the Oregon Department of Education, 255 Capitol Street NE, Salem, Oregon 97310; phone 503-947-5740; or fax 503-378-4772.
Secondary/Post-Secondary Transitions - Ed. Specialist, Industrial & Engineering Systems