This course is designed for managers and safety personnel from the construction industry who are responsible for on-the-job safety and health and work practices that comply with OSHA regulations. Participants will explore OSHA standards that govern the construction industry, how to read and use the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), and compliance programs and procedures required in a construction work environment. Upon successful completion of the course, attendees will receive an OSHA 10-hour construction safety card and NWTC certificate.
The mandatory topics reviewed will be:
Introduction to OSHA
* OSHA Focus Four Hazards (falls, electrocution, struck-by, caught-in or between)
* Personal Protective Equipment
* Health Hazards in Construction
Other topics discussed but not limited to are cranes, derricks, hoists, elevators, and conveyors, excavations, materials handling, storage use and disposal, scaffolds, stairways and ladders and tools – hand and power.
**This course has been approved by the DSPS as 1 Continuing Education Hour for the following credentials:**
Automatic Fire Sprinkler Contractor License, Automatic Fire Sprinkler Contractor-Maintenance Registration, Boiler-Pressure Vessel Inspector Certification, Commercial Building Inspector Certification, Cross Connection Control Tester Registration, Dwelling Contractor Qualifier Certification, Elevator Inspector License, Elevator Mechanic License, Elevator Mechanic-Restricted License, Industrial Journeyman Electrician License, Journeyman Automatic Fire Sprinkler Fitter License, Journeyman Electrician License, Lift Mechanic License, Manufactured Home Installer License, Registered Electrician Registration, Residential Journeyman Electrician License, Residential Master Electrician License, Soil Tester Certification, UDC-Construction Inspector Certification, UDC-HVAC Inspector Certification, & Utility Contractor License.