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Advanced level courses are for Safety Managers and Compliance Officers. They are focused on the compliance aspects of the safety standards.

Driver Safety Course for Cars, Vans & Small Trucks
6 hours
This course is made for drivers to improve their driving skills and learn something new. Death, injuries, and property damage in the U.S. must be reduced. It is extremely important to the citizens of this country to identify and implement all reasonable means to reduce human suffering and property loss that result from vehicle crashes. The attitudes and skills of drivers must be improved, and through effective driving safety programs, this can be accomplished.

Driver Safety Course for Large Trucks and Buses
4 hours
This course is made for drivers to improve their driving skills and learn something new about how large Trucks and Buses can interact on our roadways. The course is specifically designed for professional drivers of large commercial vehicles. Topics covered include Space Management, Passing and Lane Changing, Drug and Alcohol Effects on Traffic Safety, Trip Inspections, and more. This program will help professionals improve their skills and enhance their training to make them sharper, more aware drivers.

Sit-Down Forklift
1.5 hours
This course presents material on the safe operation of powered industrial trucks, also known as fork trucks, lift trucks or forklifts. Among material handling equipment, none are as common as the forklift.

OSHA Focus Four
4 hours
This course provides an overview of construction-related struck by and caught in between hazards, Fall protection and Electrical Safety. Struck- by and caught in between hazards, electrical hazards, and falls are the Top 4 fatality causing events in the construction industry. This program is designed to educate workers in the construction industry to these specific hazards so they can prepare for them, avoid them, and ultimately help eliminate them from the job site

Confined Spaces
1 hour
This course encapsulates the safety regulation of the workers working in permit required confined spaces. It instructs about the hazards that may occur during the work in confined spaces. . OSHA's Construction Safety and Health Regulations Part 1926 do not contain a permit-required confined space regulation. Subpart C, 1926.21 Safety training and education specifies training for personnel who are required to enter confined spaces and defines a "confined or enclosed space." All employees required to enter into confined or enclosed spaces shall be instructed as to the nature of the hazards involved, the necessary precautions to be taken, and in the use of protective and emergency equipment required. The employer shall comply with any specific regulations that apply to work in dangerous or potentially dangerous areas.

Materials Handling
1 hour
This course introduces the hazards that are involved in the handling and storage of materials. Different methods of handling and storage are discussed, the hazards they pose to workers and the methods by which these hazards can be reduced or eliminated from the workplace. This course is designed for construction workers, foremen and job supervisors who handle materials on a construction site. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1926.250 Subpart H.

Personal Protective Equipment
1 hour
It is the employers' responsibility to assess the workplace hazards, and if they are present or are likely to be present, and work practice controls alone are not sufficient, then the employer must provide personal protective equipment to the exposed employees. This course gives you a basic understanding about OSHA's role in prevention and elimination of work-related casualties and fatalities, which can be protected through proper personal protective equipment (PPE). This course is intended for construction workers exposed to hazards to the head, eyes, hands, feet and managers and foremen of those workers. Topics include foot protection, hand protection, head protection, eye & face protection, OSHA standards. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1926.95 Subpart E.

Process Safety Management
1 hour
The primary concern of process safety management (PSM) of highly hazardous chemicals is to protect exposed employees from unwanted releases of hazardous chemicals. This course gives you a basic understanding of OSHA standards regarding process safety management (PSM) of highly hazardous chemicals. It is intended for workers who deal with any toxic and reactive chemicals, flammable liquids and/or gases. Topics include an overview of processes, equipment, and materials commonly found in the chemical processing industries; safety and health hazard recognition; and effective hazard control techniques, and OSHA compliance policies. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR part 1926.64 Subpart D.


OSHA 1326 STD 3-1.1
1 hour
This course is designed for those in the construction industry who follow state OSHA plans and federal plans. It discusses the 29 CFR 1926.20, General Safety and Health Provisions, 29 CFR 1926.21, Safety Training and Education, 29 CFR 1926.23, First Aid and Medical Attention, and 29 CFR 1904.2, Recordkeeping Requirements. This course is designed for those in the construction industry who follow state OSHA plans and federal plans. This course discusses the 29 CFR 1926.20, General Safety and Health Provisions, 29 CFR 1926.21, Safety Training and Education, 29 CFR 1926.23, First Aid and Medical Attention, and 29 CFR 1904.2, Recordkeeping Requirements.

Welding & Cutting
1 hour
This course attempts to discuss the two most common types of welding and cutting (gas and arc), the danger that are involved in working with them and the safety measure that can be undertaken to minimize and prevent the occurrence of their associated hazards. The course goes on to study fire prevention techniques and the danger of preservative coatings when welding or cutting. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1926.35 Subpart J.

Motor Vehicles
1 hour
This course is intended for workers who want to know about motor vehicles, mechanized equipment, marine operations, rollover protective structures, overhead protection, signs, signals, and/or barricades. Topics include motor vehicles, mechanized equipment, marine operations, rollover protective structures, overhead protection, signs, signals, and/or barricades. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1926 Subparts O, W, and G.

Occupational Health and Environmental Controls
1 hour
This course is designed for those in the construction industry who are exposed to health hazards and chemicals during the course of their work. Topics include definitions, hazard communication standard, asbestos standards, MDA, lead, worker protection programs, process safety management of highly hazardous chemicals, and cadmium. This course focuses on the topics covered in OSHA 29 CFR 1926 Subpart D.

Recordkeeping
1 hour
This course is designed to assist employers in identifying and fulfilling their responsibilities for posting certain records, maintaining records of illnesses and injuries, and reporting specific cases to OSHA. Students who successfully complete this course will be able to identify the OSHA requirements for recordkeeping. Topics include a summary of some of the key provisions of the new OSHA recordkeeping rules, changes from previous OSHA recordkeeping rules, OSHA forms, and recording and reporting occupational injuries and illnesses.

Cranes, Derricks, Hoists, Elevators, and Conveyors
1 hour
This course is intended for workers who want to learn more about cranes, derricks, hoists, elevators, and/or conveyors. Topics include cranes & derricks, helicopters, base-mounted drum hoists, overhead hoists, conveyors, and aerial lifts, This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1926.55 Subpart N.


Demolition
1 hour
This course is designed for demolition contractors. Topics include preparatory operations, engineering survey, utility location, medical services & first aid, police & fire contact, fire prevention & protection, special structures, concrete structures, safe blasting procedures, transportation of explosives, storage of explosives, and procedures after blasting. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1926.7 Subpart T.

Steel Erection
1 hour
This course will offer training in procedures required in the new "Steel Erection Standard". Attendees who should attend this seminar are those who are in any position of authority relating to any type of structural steel erection, including everyone from the crafts trade to project managers and construction company owners, and to any other on-site personnel. This course is designed to assist contractors, engineers and architects, and other safety personnel in understanding and complying with the new Subpart R, Steel Erection Standard.

Scaffolds
1 hour
This course attempts to provide a general overview of the safety measures that are required when working on a scaffold. The course begins with an introduction into the various types of scaffolds, and goes onto to outline the OSHA safety requirements and safety measure that can be taken to ensure that employees working on scaffolds are at little risk of injury or death. Topics include supported and suspended scaffolds, aerial lifts, and the interpretation of related standards. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1926.450 Subpart L.

Concrete and Masonry
1 hour
This course is designed for construction workers who want to learn about precautions and dangers that come from concrete and masonry projects. Topics include general requirements, cast-in-place concrete, and masonry construction. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1926.7 Subpart Q.

Fire Protection
1 hour
This course has been designed to deliver firsthand information about fires and fire protection measures. After completing this course, you will be able to identify different types of fires and how safety measures can be taken to avoid a disastrous situation. We will also discuss the different types of fire extinguishers in use and discover how careful planning and precautionary measures can be taken to save lives and property. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1926 Subpart F. This course is intended for the general audience. For more information, please contact your local fire department and consult your fire safety and security maintenance supervisor

Fall Protection
1 hour
This course gives you a basic understanding about OSHA's role in prevention and elimination of work-related illnesses and injuries. The OSHA standard identifies areas or activities where fall protection is needed. It clarifies what an employer must do to provide fall protection for employees, such as identifying and evaluating fall hazards and providing training. Under the standard, employers are able to select fall protection measures compatible with the type of work being performed. Main topics include: the OSHA fall protection standards, fall protection systems, selection of fall protection measures, and inspection and maintenance of fall protection systems. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR part 1926.500-503 Subpart M.

Stairways & Ladders
1 hour
This course gives you a basic understanding of OSHA standards and its role in the prevention and elimination of work-related injuries and fatalities due to stairways and ladders at workplaces. Topics include hazards, ladder selection, ladder maintenance, stairwell safety, and training requirements. This course covers topics included in 29 CFR 1926.1050 Subpart X.

Excavations
1 hour
Cave-ins are considered the most dangerous trench and excavation hazard. In addition, other potentially fatal hazards also exist in excavations, such as asphyxiation due to lack of oxygen in a confined space, inhalation of toxic fumes, drowning, falls, water accumulation, etc. The OSHA standards intend to protect workers in trenches and excavations. This course gives you a basic understanding of how to work safely in excavations and what important points are required to consider when working in an excavation such as: the mechanics of cave-ins, how to perform a soil analysis to classify soil, protection of workers, shoring, shielding, sloping, and special situations in the field. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1926.650 Subpart P.

Hand & Power Tools
1 hour
This course is intended for workers who use hand and power tools during the course of their work. Topics include general OSHA requirements, hazard recognition, hand tools, power-operated hand tools, abrasive wheels & tools, woodworking tools, jacks-lever & ratchet, screw, & hydraulic, air receivers, mechanical power-transmission apparatus. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1926 Subpart

Introduction to OSHA & the OSHA Act
1 hour
This course gives a basic overview of OSHA, OSHA act, and OSHA's role in prevention and elimination of work-related illnesses and injuries. It includes information about employer and employee rights and responsibilities, and a very brief look at the inspection process, reporting and recordkeeping. This course will prove beneficial for those who are directly or indirectly involved with OSHA and OSH Act. Topics covered include the OSH Act, the inspection process, various programs within OSHA, clause 5(a) (1), CFR Part 1903), OSHA, OSHA Act, standards, citations, and penalties.

Cranes and Rigging
1 hour
This course is intended for workers who want to learn more about cranes, derricks, hoists, elevators, and/or conveyors. Topics include cranes & derricks, helicopters, base-mounted drum hoists, overhead hoists, conveyors, and aerial lifts. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1926.55 Subpart N.

Electrical Safety
1 hour
This course provides an overview of basic electrical safety for individuals with little or limited training or familiarity with electrical hazards and is designed for any worker who may use extension cords, electric tools, etc. This course covers the topics included in OSHA 29 CFR 1910.301-399 Subpart S

General Safety & Health Provisions
1 hour
This course is designed for those who want to learn about recognition, avoidance and prevention of unsafe conditions in regulated employments. Topics include definitions, recognition of unsafe conditions, avoidance of unsafe conditions, and prevention of unsafe conditions. This course focuses on the topics covered in OSHA 29 CFR 1926.20 Subpart C.

 

 


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