FirstNet Safety Training

Affordable, convenient, and engaging safety training for your employees

The League of Minnesota Cities Insurance Trust (LMCIT) is offering web-based training provided by FirstNet Learning to all its members.

This tool provides access to more than 60 online training courses covering a wide variety of safety topics that can provide basic training for new employees, as well as refresher training for experienced and seasonal employees.

See the list of courses offered

Free COVID-19 Courses Temporarily Available

Existing FirstNet users and regional safety group members can now access free courses to help with your COVID-19 response, including:

  • NEW! Coronavirus & Safety: What Every Cop Needs to Know
  • COVID-19: A Pandemic Response
  • NEW! COVID-19 Response: Returning to Work
  • NEW! Cyber Security: Best Practices for At-Home Employees
  • Enhancing Productivity with Remote Workers
  • Leading Successful Remote Teams
  • Managing Stress in Uncertain Times
  • Practicing Hand Hygiene
  • Preparing Your Workplace for COVID-19
  • Transition to Remote Teaching for Higher Education
  • 6 Tips for Parents Working From Home
  • 8 Tips for Working from Home

Employees will be able to complete these interactive training courses anytime, anywhere using a tablet, laptop, or desktop computer.

Each city/entity will be able to choose individuals to administer their program. These administrators will be able to assign trainings, set due dates, and monitor when a course has been completed. Do you have questions on how to make the most out of FirstNet? A tutorial is available, and administrators can easily contact FirstNet by calling (888) 948-4949 x 1 to get your questions answered.

Cost

$20/employee (provides access to all trainings available)
*Note: payment must be made with a charge card.
Regional Safety Group (RSG) members have free access.

To Get Started

For members of a Regional Safety Group (RSG):

New users can begin registering for FirstNet by signing up on FirstNet’s website.

For LMCIT members who do not belong to a Regional Safety Group

New users should contact FirstNet to begin the setup process and make payment by calling (888) 948-4949 x 1. Once you have made your payment, you can sign up for courses on FirstNet’s website. Please note: If your municipality does not appear in the list of municipalities, please contact Joel Muller (information at left.)

For current LMCIT FirstNet users

To quickly access FirstNet Learning and continue your safety trainings, visit LMCIT’s FirstNet webpage.

Note on upcoming changes: The FirstNet Online Safety Training Center is moving to a new and improved Learning Management platform.

For FirstNet Users who are not part of a Regional Safety Group

You will begin using the new platform starting Jan. 1, 2021. More information coming this fall!

For members of a Regional Safety Group

RSG members started using the new platform starting February 1, 2020.


FirstNet Safety Training Courses

LMCIT currently offers more than 60 training courses through FirstNet Safety Training:

  • Accident Incident Investigation
  • Arc Flash Awareness
  • NEW Avoiding Collisions
  • NEW Avoiding Collisions while Backing and Parking
  • Back Safety
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Compressed Gas Safety
  • Confined Space Entry
  • NEW Dealing with Aggressive Behavior
  • NEW Dealing with Conflict
  • Defensive Driving
  • Driving Hazards for Light Truck Drivers
  • NEW Driving with Distractions
  • NEW Dump Truck Safety
  • Electrical Safety
  • Emergency & Disaster Preparedness
  • Emergency Communication in the Workplace
  • Emergency Evacuation & Egress Safety
  • Employee Safety Awareness
  • Ergonomics for Light Truck Drivers
  • Eye and Face Protection
  • Fall Protection
  • Fire & Explosion Hazards
  • Fire Prevention
  • First Aid & CPR Academic Training
  • Forming Effective Safety Committees
  • Hand & Power Tool Safety
  • Hazard Communications—New GHS
  • Hearing Conservation
  • Introduction to OSHA
  • Job Safety Analysis
  • Ladder and Scaffolding
  • Landscape Safety
  • NEW Light Trucks: Backing Safely
  • NEW Listening Skills
  • Lockout/Tagout
  • NEW Managing Speed
  • Materials Handling & Storage
  • New Employee Orientation
  • Office Safety
  • Operating Safety Committees
  • Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Standards
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Preventing Phishing
  • Preventing Strains and Sprains
  • Respiratory Protection
  • Responsible Use of Social Media
  • Safety Awareness for Seasonal Employees
  • Security Awareness with Privacy Principles
  • Slips, Trips, & Falls
  • NEW Stress Management at Work and Elsewhere
  • NEW Tailgate Topics – Safe Backing
  • NEW Tailgate Topics – Safe Following
  • Trenching and Excavation
  • NEW Understanding Team Building
  • NEW Vehicle Care and Maintenance
  • Welding, Cutting, and Brazing Safety
  • Winter Driving Safety
  • NEW Work Zone Safety
  • Working in Extreme Temperatures
  • Working Outdoors in Warm Weather Climates

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