OSHA Class Offerings
OSHA-10 For Construction
The OSHA 10 hour Construction Training Program is the primary method used to train workers on hazard recognition and OSHA safety standards. This training teaches safety awareness and helps each worker recognize and reduce the risks of job site hazards by placing special emphasis on hazard identification, avoidance, control and prevention rather than on OSHA standards.
Class Length: 10 Hours Tuition: $350
OSHA-30 For Construction
The 30 hour Construction Training Program is to provide people with some safety responsibility broad awareness on recognizing and preventing hazards on a construction worksite. This course will provide an orientation and expansion of information as it relates to occupational safety and health. Participants will be made aware that workers must receive additional training on hazards specific to their job. The training covers a variety of safety and health hazards which a worker may encounter at a construction site with an emphasis on OSHA's Focused Four Hazards.
Class Length: 30 Hours Tuition: $650
Confined Space Entry
This course covers the safety and health hazards associated with permit-required confined space entry. Course topics include recognition of confined space hazards, identification of permit-required and non-permit required confined spaces, importance of instrumentation to evaluate atmospheric hazards, ventilation techniques, development and implementation of a confined space program, proper signage and training requirements. Upon course completion students will have the ability to identify permit-required and non-permit required confined spaces, reference the OSHA Permit Required Confined Space Standard, identify atmospheric testing and implement a permit-required confined space program.
Class Length: 4 Hours Tuition: $160
Excavation and Trenching
This course covers the OSHA Excavation Standard and safety and health aspects of excavation and trenching. Course topics include understanding soil mechanics and its relationship to the stability of shored and unshored slopes and walls of excavations, introduction of various types of shoring (wood timbers and hydraulic) soil classification and use of protective systems. Upon course completion students will have the ability to assess their employer's compliance with the OSHA Excavation Standard, understand soil testing methods to classify soil types, determine protective systems for excavation operation and training requirements.
Class Length: 2 Hours Tuition: $120
This course covers the OSHA Fall Protection Standard for construction and an overview of fall protection methods. Course topics include principles of fall protection, components and limitations of fall arrest systems and OSHA Standards and policies regarding fall protection. Students will understand how to inspect and use fall protection equipment, training requirements and develop a fall protection program. Upon course completion students will have the ability to assess compliance with the OSHA Fall Protection Standard, evaluate installed passive systems and fall arrest systems and develop and implement fall protection plans.
Class Length: 2 Hours Tuition: $75
Lock Out/Tag Out
This course covers the role and responsibility of the employer to develop and implement an energy control program, or lock-out/tag-out (LOTO) for the protection of workers while performing service and maintenance activities on machinery and equipment. Course topics include types of hazardous energy, detecting hazardous conditions, implementing control measures as they relate to the control of hazardous energy, developing and implementing energy control programs including written isolation procedures, training of authorized and affected employees and periodic inspection of energy control procedures using the OSHA Control of Hazardous Energy Standard. Upon course completion, the student will have the ability to explain the importance of energy control programs, procedures, training, audits and methods of controlling hazardous energy.
Class length: 1 Hour Tuition: $50
This course covers OSHA requirements for maintaining and posting records of occupational injuries and illnesses and reporting specific cases to OSHA. Upon course completion students will have the ability to identify OSHA requirements for recordkeeping, posting and reporting and to complete OSHA Form 300 OSHA Log of Work Related Injuries and Illnesses, OSHA Form 300A Summary of Work Related Injuries and Illnesses and OSHA Form 301 Injury and Illness Incident Report.
Class Length: 2 Hours Tuition: $120
This course covers OSHA requirements to address the issue of classifying the potential hazards of chemicals and communicating information concerning hazards and appropriate protective measures to employees. All chemicals produced or imported must be classified and that information must be transmitted to employers and employees. Upon course completion, students will have the ability to understand and interpret the main provisions of the United Nations Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS).
Class Length: 1 Hour Tuition: $50
Principles of Scaffolds
This course covers the principles of OSHA scaffold inspection for supported scaffolds. Course topics include determining load capacity, understanding the different types of scaffold construction, scaffold access, proper use and fall protection requirements. Upon course completion the student will be able to safely work from a supported scaffold.
Class Length: 3 Hours Tuition: $200
Principles of Crane Safety
This course covers the OSHA principles of cranes in construction. Topics include case studies of crane accidents, the different types of cranes, crane mechanics, crane operations, power lines, lift plan basics including how to verify angles and lengths and hazard recognition. Upon course completion the student will be able to pass an OSHA knowledge check.
Course Length: 3 Hours Tuition: $500
Contact Joan Broda-Forbes to schedule an on-site class (302) 276-0660 x214 or request a course via the form below.