OSHA #500 Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for Construction

OSHA #500 Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for Construction
OSHA #500 Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for Construction2018-07-02T15:51:58+00:00

This course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour construction safety and health Outreach Training Program to their employees and other interested groups. Using OSHA Construction Standards as a guide, special emphasis is placed on those topics required in the 10- and 30-hour programs as well as those which are most hazardous. Students are briefed on effective instructional approaches and use of visual aids and handouts. This course allows the student to become a trainer in the OSHA Outreach Training Program, to conduct both 10- and 30-hour Construction Outreach classes, and to issue cards to participants after verifying course completion. Students who wish to participate as authorized Outreach trainers in the OSHA Outreach Training Program must prepare a presentation on an assigned OSHA Construction Outreach Training Program topic individually or as part of a group and successfully pass a written exam at the end of the course.

Minimum student contact hours: 26 Authorized OSHA Outreach Training Program trainers are required to attend OSHA #502 Update for Construction Industry Outreach Trainers at least once every four (4) years to maintain their trainer status. Materials: All students are required to have a current copy of OSHA’s 29 CFR 1926 Construction Industry Regulations for the course. If you already have a copy, bring it with you to class. If you don’t have a current copy you may order one at time of registration for an additional $30. Registration Information: The Prerequisite Verification Form is required to complete the registration process.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Define construction terms found in the OSHA standards
  • Present effective safety and health training programs in accordance with OSHA’s construction standards, regulations, and guidelines
  • Identify hazards that occur in the construction industry and determine appropriate standards
  • Prepare reports citing the conditions found
  • Identify methods to correct hazards

COURSE TOPICS

  • Introduction to OSHA standards
  • Safety programs
  • OSHA inspections, targeting, and penalties
  • Training techniques
  • Hazard communication
  • Health hazards in construction and personal protective equipment
  • Walking and working surfaces
  • Scaffolding
  • Electrical
  • Cranes and rigging
  • Ladders and stairways
  • Tools, welding
  • Confined space entry, trenching
  • Health hazards in construction
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Concrete construction, steel erection
  • Recordkeeping
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Cost $780 per person

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