30 Hour OSHA Construction Safety And Health Program

The 30 Hour OSHA site safety and health training course is more appropriate for supervisors or workers in the construction industry with some safety responsibility.

Student must be able to communicate with the instructor in the language the course is held in (English or Spanish). Valid photo ID required.

 The 30 Hour OSHA site safety and health training course is more appropriate for supervisors or workers with some safety responsibility. It provides more in depth training on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and Health hazards in workplaces in the construction industry. It also provides infomation regarding workers’ rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint. It is taught by an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) authorized instructor. Students receive a card acknowledging they have completed the class

A combination of lectures, PowerPoint presentations, open discussions, and testing will be used throughout the course.

● Introduction to OSHA 

● Managing Safety and Health 

● OSHA Focus Four Hazards— 1. Falls 2. Electrocution 3. Struck By 4. Caught-In or Between

 ● Personal Protective Equipment 

● Health Hazards in Construction 

● Stairways and Ladders 

● Concrete and Masonry Construction 

● Confined Space Entry 

● Cranes, Derricks, Hoists, Elevators, and Conveyors 

● Ergonomics 

● Excavations 

● Fire Protection and Prevention 

● Materials Handling, Storage, Use and Disposal

 ● Motor Vehicles, Mechanized Equipment and Marine Operations; Rollover Protective Structures and Overhead Protection; and Signs, Signals and Barricades 

● Powered Industrial Vehicles 

● Safety and Health Programs 

● Scaffolds 

● Steel Erection 

● Tools – Hand and Power 

● Welding and Cutting 

● Foundations for Safety Leadership

  1. Discuss why is OSHA important to the workers.
  2. Discuss what rights workers have under OSHA.
  3. Discuss what responsibilities employers have under OSHA.
  4. Discuss OSHA standards and how inspections of those standards are conducted.
  5. Recognize where can workers go for help.
  6. Identify common health hazards found in construction.
  7. Use protection from industrial hygiene and toxicology.
  8. Recognize the procedures on how to anticipate, recognize, evaluate and control health hazards in construction.
  9. Identify hazard communication program for construction.
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