Ameren Illinois Company (AIC) is a regulated electric and gas delivery company based in Illinois. A subsidiary of Ameren Corporation, AIC’s service territory spans 43,700 square miles, or about three-quarters of the state. The company delivers electricity to 1.2 million electric and 816,000 natural gas customers.
Following a safety incident, AIC decided to overhaul its fall protection safety training to ensure employees across the organization were both authorized and competent in high-risk skills. Due to Ameren’s siloed operations, there was a limited line of sight between training groups when it came to safety topics and training requirements. To bolster their commitment to safety, AIC embarked on a journey to improve learning effectiveness for safety competence and integrate safety programs consistently across the organization.
After reviewing a variety of course materials across five critical competencies (fall protection, excavations, personal protective equipment, confined space, and job safety briefings), Mosaic partnered with the AIC Safety department to:
As of 2021, fall protection training is complete and integrated into apprenticeship programs and refresher training across Ameren Illinois. AIC is continuing to partner with Mosaic to build competency-based safety training for excavations, personal protective equipment (PPE), confined spaces, and job safety briefings.