Loss Prevention and Observation

LPO is a standardized, systematic tool for observing a work process and determining if the work is being performed according to company standards/procedures. It is based on Dr. James Bennett’s over 30 years’ research and field application. LPO is a solid proactive tool for the reduction of accidents.

Benefits of LPO

  • It helps to reduce accidents

  • Reinforces correct execution of tasks

  • Used in verifying procedures for tasks

  • Improves methods for performing tasks

  • Identifies deviations in how tasks are executed

  • Used for validating job hazard analysis

Who Should Register for this Course?

Managers, supervisors, foremen, employees, and HSE professionals.

Course Content

  • Definition of LPO

  • What is LPO?

  • Why LPO?

  • Immediate Purpose of LPOs

  • LPO Principles

  • Frequency and Duration of Conducting LPOs

  • LPO Feedback Process

  • LPO Follow-up Actions

  • Communicating LPO Lessons

  • LPO Roles and Responsibilities

  • Role of Observers

  • Role of the Observee

  • Role of Immediate Supervisors

  • Role of Manager (Above Supervisors)

  • Key Points for LPOs

  • Sample LPO Form

  • Practical Session

Course Duration

One day, which also includes a tea break and lunch.


On successful completion of this course participants will be awarded a certificate of attendance.

Course Fee

₦15,000 (fifteen thousand naira), which covers course, practical, training materials and certification.