OSHA Outreach – Construction

Prerequisites:  This course shall have no formal pre-requisite.

Course Length: 12 – 15 hours – Course length shall vary depending on the number of delegates. Total course time include breaks.

Contact Hours: 10 hours – Student contact hours refer to time spent covering course content. Student contact hours do not include breaks for meals or other breaks, or time spent on administrative matters such as taking attendance or administering optional tests.

  • Day 1 – 7.5 Hours
  • Day 2 – 2.5 Hours

Class Size:  The maximum number of delegates that may be trained and tested per instructor shall be thirty–five (35) in the classroom session.

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Course Objective

  • Provide construction industry workers with relevant information associated with Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) compliance related training.
  • Emphasize hazard identification, avoidance, control and prevention.
  • Provide 10 Instructional hours of compliance related training.
  • Delegates should be able to demonstrate knowledge during written examination.

Course Design

  • Power Point© / Lecture / Audio Video / Visual Aids

Successful Course Completion

  • Requires a minimum score of 75% or better.
  • Delegates will have no more than thirty (30) minutes to complete the exam each day.
  • Grades shall be calculated by dividing the number of questions answered correctly by the total number of exam questions.

Course Content Summary

  • Classroom

Breaks:  10 minutes (approximately every hour)

Lunch:  1 hour

Course Topics

Day 1
Attendance (15 min)

Module 1: Introduction to OSHA (60 min)

  • Why OSHA is important to workers
  • Worker rights under OSHA
  • Employer responsibilities under OSHA
  • The use of OSHA standards
  • How OSHA inspections are conducted
  • Helpful worker safety and health resources
  • Activity: Review Training Materials:
    • OSHA Poster
    • Employers Must Provide and Pay for PPE
    • Your Rights as a Whistleblower Fact Sheet
    • We Are OSHA, We Can Help
    • Topic 4: Workers Rights Crossword Puzzle
    • OSHA 300 and OSHA 301 forms

Break (10 min)

Module 2: Focus Four Hazards (240 min)

  • Falls (90 min)
    • Identify major fall hazards
    • Describe types of fall hazards
    • Fall Protection
    • Employer Requirements
    • Video (Open Hole)
    • Video (Fall Protection Systems: Overview)

Break (10 min)

  • Electrocution (50 min)
    • Identify major electrocution hazards
    • Describe types of electrocution hazards
    • Protecting against electrocution hazards
    • Employer Requirements
    • Video (Electrical Safety: Beware the Bite!)

Lunch (60 min)

  • Caught-In or Between (50 min)
    • Identify common caught-in or caught-between hazards
    • Describe types of caught-in or caught-between hazards
    • Protecting against caught-in or caught-between hazards
    • Employer Requirements

Break (10 min)

  • Struck-By (50 min)
    • Identify common struck-by hazards
    • Describe types of struck-by hazards
    • Protecting against struck-by hazards
    • Employer Requirements

Module 3: Tools - Hand and Power (30 min)

Break (10 min)

Module 4: Walking Working Surfaces (30 min)

  • Scaffolds
  • Stairways and Ladders

Day 2
Attendance (15 min)

Module 5: Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) (45 min)

  • Video (Personal Protective Equipment)

Module 6: Health Hazards (60 min)

  • Hearing Conservation (Noise)
    • Video (Hearing Protection Devices)
  • Hazard Communication
    • Video (GHS Safety Data Sheets)
  • Activity: Review SDS

Break (10 min)

Module 7: Heavy Equipment  (60 min)

  • Cranes
    • Video (Big Blue Crane Accident)

Break (10 min)

Module 8: Excavations  (30 min)

  • Trenching and Shoring

Lunch (60 min)

Module 9: Confined Space (45 min)

Test (60 min)

Training Center Provided Material

  • Course Materials

Delegate Requirements

  • None

Reference Material / Documents

  • 29 CFR 1926
  • 29 CFR 1926 500-503
  • 29 CFR 1926.416
  • 29 CFR 1926.302
  • 29 CFR 1910.22
  • 29 CFR 1910.132-133
  • 29 CFR 1910.95
  • 29 CFR 1910.1200
  • 29 CFR 1926.251
  • 29 CFR 1926.1400
  • 29 CFR 1926, Subpart P
  • 29 CFR 1910.146
  • Course ID #: MA190

Date

Apr 19 2021

Time

7:30 am

Cost

$250.00
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