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Fall Prevention and Protection Competent Person Certification
 

Fall Prevention and Protection Course Description: The course is designed to meet all associated OSHA fall protection Regulations, the ANSI Z359, and industry standards for fall prevention and protection competent person training.  The course includes professional classroom theory instruction, participant handouts, final written exam, group activities, practical exercise and evaluation.

Curriculum covers OSHA regulatory requirements including an in-depth instruction on the use and operation of guardrail systems, personal fall arrest systems, safety net systems, warning line systems, safety monitoring systems, controlled access zones, and other fall prevention and protection methods.  

The nature of common fall hazards in the workplace and prevention and protection methods. The raining covers correct procedures for inspecting, placing, maintaining, disassembling, maintenance and storage of fall protection systems.

Fall Prevention and Protection Exercise and Practical Evaluation: Course includes construction site training on worker safety while performing excavation and trenching activities. Participants will create an excavation plan, conduct site hazard assessments, practice soil sampling techniques, and select and inspect protective systems for entry. to ensure that the operator has the knowledge, skills, and competency needed to operate equipment safely

Who Should Attend: Required for employees who might be exposed to fall hazards or are responsible for the immediate supervision, implementation and monitoring of a managed fall protection program.

IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS

Safety Equipment Required: Attending participants are required to bring Hardhat, Safety Glasses, Work Gloves, Work Boots, Reflective Vest or Jacket and wear proper Work Clothing to participate in hands-on exercises and operator practical evaluation.  

Safety Equipment Recommended: Attending participants should bring their personal fall protection systems equipment including harness, lanyards, anchorage systems and other fall equipment for inspection and practical training.

Completion Requirements: Participants are required to be present and actively participate in all learning activities including hands-on exercises, written exam, and practical evaluation. Participants who successfully complete the program will receive a digger derrick operator training certification card. Employer specific training and authorization is required. Initial training and refresher training when the employer has reason to believe that any affected employee does not have the understanding and skills required to ensure safety.  

Learning Aids: Participants should come prepared with a note pad and pen. Guides and handouts will be provided at the start of the course. The presentation and materials are in English (Spanish translated courses are available upon request).

Course Length: Approximately 8 Hours including classroom theory and practical hands-on activities. We will be covering a great deal of information in a short period of time; your punctuality will be greatly appreciated.

Pricing:
Group Pricing (up to 8 participants): $680.00
Individual Participant Pricing: $100.00
Association Member Participant Pricing: $80.00
Retainer Client Participant Pricing: $10.00

Fall Protection End User
 

Fall Protection End User Course Description: The course is designed to meet OSHA training requirements for workers who are exposed to fall hazards. The course includes professional classroom theory instruction, participant handouts, group activities, and final written exam.  

Curriculum covers the fundamentals of fall prevention and protection with a focus on selection, inspection, and maintenance. Training covers fall protection risks and requirements associated with rooftops, scaffolding, ladders, and mobile elevated work platforms. Participants will learn about basic self and assisted rescue plans and suspension trauma potentials. Training includes the assessment for and use of fall protection and position restraints, guardrails, covers, net systems, barriers, warning lines and monitors.

Who Should Attend: Required for employees whose tasks expose them to falls from heights and are required to implement or use fall protection devices and equipment. Initial training and refresher training when there are any reasons to believe that fall protection user does not have the understanding and skills required to ensure safety. 

IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS

Safety Equipment Recommended: Attending participants are encouraged to bring their personal fall protection harness for self-inspection and practical fit training.  

Completion Requirements: Participants are required to be present and actively participate in all learning activities including hands-on exercises, and written exam. Participants who successfully complete the program receive a fall protection end user training certification card. Employer specific training and authorization is required. Retraining and certification every 3 years or earlier due to unsafe act observed, a near miss or accident, and equipment or workplace changes.  

Learning Aids: Participants should come prepared with a note pad and pen. Guides and handouts will be provided at the start of the course. The presentation and materials are in English (Spanish translated courses are available upon request).

Course Length: Approximately 4 hours including classroom theory and activities followed by practical exercises. We will be covering a great deal of information in a short period of time; your punctuality will be greatly appreciated.

Pricing:
Group Pricing (up to 8 participants): $440.00
Individual Participant Pricing: $65.00 
Association Member Participant Pricing: $55.00
Retainer Client Participant Pricing: $10.00

HAZWOPER 40 Hour Certification
 

HAZWOPER 40 Hour Certification Course Description: The HAZWOPER 40 Hour Training course is designed to meet initial training requirements for general site workers who routinely take part in hazardous waste operations where exposure to hazardous substances and health hazards could occur. Training emphasizes safety and health hazards personnel may be exposed to while working on hazardous waste sites and provides an expanded understanding of safe work practices and procedures for hazardous waste operations and emergency response. Training is based on the OSHA regulations found in 29 CFR 1910.120.

Who Should Attend: Required for personnel who regularly engage in operations where hazardous substances or wastes are removed, contained, incinerated, neutralized, stabilized, cleared-up, processed or handled. Activities covered include emergency response operations, and operations at uncontrolled hazardous waste sites where workers may be exposed to hazardous materials or other chemical, biological or radioactive health hazards.

IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS

Completion Requirements: Participants are required to be present and actively participate in all learning activities including hands-on exercises, written exam, and practical evaluation. Participants who successfully complete the program will receive card and certification of completion. OSHA indicates that each worker must receive a minimum of 8 hours of annual refresher training at least once every 12 months.  

Learning Aids: Participants should come prepared with a note pad and pen. Guides and handouts will be provided at the start of the course. The presentation and materials are in English (Spanish translated courses are available upon request).

Course Length: Minimum of 40 hours of classroom theory and activities over course of 5 days. We will be covering a great deal of information in a short period of time; your punctuality will be greatly appreciated.

Pricing:
Group Pricing (up to 8 participants): $5460.00
Individual Participant Pricing: $785.00
Association Member Participant Pricing: $705.00
Retainer Client Participant Pricing: $100.00

HAZWOPER 8 Hour Annual Refresher
 

HAZWOPER 8 Hour Annual Refresher Course Description: The HAZWOPER Annual Refresher Training is designed to provide participants a review of the occupational safety and health principles learned during their initial 24 Hour or 40 Hour HAZWOPER Certification Training. This course provides the required refresher training as specified by the OSHA standards for hazardous waste operations and emergency response. Course includes a review of applicable regulations, hazard recognition, material handling, personal protective equipment, medical surveillance, decontamination, and emergency response.

Who Should Attend: The 8 Hour annual refresher course is intended for those who are exposed or could be potentially exposed to hazardous substances including hazardous waste operations, and who have already completed the 24 Hour or 40 Hour HAZWOPER Certification Training.

IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS

Prerequisite: HAZWOPER 24 Hour or HAZWOPER 40 Hour. All participants must be able to provide current proof of training completion within one year.   

Completion Requirements: Participants are required to be present and actively participate in all learning activities including hands-on exercises, written exam, and practical evaluation. Participants who successfully complete the program will receive card and certification of completion. OSHA indicates that each worker must receive a minimum of 8 hours of annual refresher training at least once every 12 months.  

Learning Aids: Participants should come prepared with a note pad and pen. Guides and handouts will be provided at the start of the course. The presentation and materials are in English (Spanish translated courses are available upon request).

Course Length: Approximately 8 hours including classroom theory and activities. We will be covering a great deal of information in a short period of time; your punctuality will be greatly appreciated.

Pricing:
Group Pricing (up to 8 participants): $920.00
Individual Participant Pricing: $135.00
Association Member Participant Pricing: $115.00
Retainer Client Participant Pricing: $10.00

Mobile Crane Operator Certification
 

Mobile Crane Operator Certification Course Description: The course is designed to cover the general requirements for the safe use Mobile Crane Operator training, testing, and evaluation for operator qualification for crane operators in general industry and construction not requiring national certification. The course includes professional classroom instruction, a 200-page participant workbook, practice quizzes, final written exam, and hands-on evaluation. This is NOT a national certification program.

Curriculum covers pre-operation inspection, controls, functions, stability, set-up, outriggers, leveling, cribbing, hazards, wire rope, load hooks, load handling, traveling, rotating, elevating and lowering loads, load placement, load rating charts, load weight calculating, calculating lifting solutions and signaling/spotting. A practical mobile crane operating evaluation will be completed on the third day.  

Mobile Crane Operators Practical Evaluation: An operator practical evaluation is included and will be conducted after successful completion of written exam to ensure that the operator has the knowledge, skills, and competency needed to operate equipment safely. Operators must be evaluated on each make and model of Mobile Crane to be operated.

Who Should Attend: Required for all employees who operate mobile cranes on company owned or controlled property. This does not meet the requirements for cranes operations for hire.  Participants must be a minimum of 18 years of age.

IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS

Prerequisite: Rigging and Signaling Qualification. All participants must be able to provide proof of training completion.  

Crane Requirements: Operator practical evaluations will be conducted on the third day of training on the crane the operator regularly uses. Crane pre-use inspections will be conducted to ensure that a current annual inspection has been completed and the crane is in proper working order prior to conducting operator practical evaluation.

Safety Equipment Required: Attending participants are required to bring Hardhat, Safety Glasses, Work Gloves, Work Boots, Reflective Vest or Jacket and wear proper Work Clothing to participate in hands-on exercises and operator practical evaluation.  

Completion Requirements: Participants are required to be present and actively participate in all learning activities including hands-on exercises, written exam, and practical evaluation. Participants successfully completing the program will receive a mobile crane operator training photo ID card. Employer specific training and authorization is required. Retraining and certification every 5 years or earlier due to unsafe act observed, a near miss or accident, and equipment or workplace changes.  

Learning Aids: Participants should come prepared with a note pad and pen. Guides and handouts will be provided at the start of the course. The presentation and materials are in English (Spanish translated courses are available upon request).

Course Length: Approximately 3 days of classroom theory and activities followed by practical exercises and evaluations. We will be covering a great deal of information in a short period of time; your punctuality will be greatly appreciated.

Pricing:
Group Pricing (up to 8 participants): $5200.00
Individual Participant Pricing: $700.00
Association Member Participant Pricing: $650.00
Retainer Client Participant Pricing: $100.00

Mobile Elevated Work Platform MEWP Operator Certification
 

Mobile Elevated Work Platform Operator Certification Course Description: The course is designed to cover the general requirements for safe operation of Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWP) including Aerial Boom Lifts, Scissor Lifts, and Bucket Trucks also known as Powered Personnel Platforms and the requirements of the ANSI A92 Standard. The course includes professional classroom theory instruction, a participant workbook, final written exam, and hands-on evaluation of the operator.

Curriculum covers OSHA Regulations and ANSI Standards, types and selection, safe operating practices, associated hazards, controls, capabilities, stability, fall protection, inspections and maintenance, fueling, work zones, and manufacturer specific requirements.

MEWP Operators Practical Evaluation: An operator practical evaluation is included and will be conducted for use of the MEWP operator's performance to ensure that the operator has the knowledge, skills, and competency needed to operate the equipment safely. Operators must be evaluated on each Class and Model of personnel lift to be operated.

Who Should Attend: Required for employees who operate Aerial Boom Lifts, Scissor Lifts, or Bucket Trucks also known as Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWP). Only trained and authorized personnel shall be permitted to operate MEWPs. Participants must be a minimum of 18 years of age.

IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS

Safety Equipment Required: Attending participants are required to bring Hardhat, Safety Glasses, Work Gloves, Work Boots, Reflective Vest or Jacket and wear proper Work Clothing to participate in hands-on exercises and operator practical evaluation.  

Completion Requirements: Participants are required to be present and actively participate in all learning activities including hands-on exercises, written exam, and practical evaluation. Participants who successfully complete the program will receive a MEWP operator training certification card. Employer specific training and authorization is required. Retraining and certification every 3 years or earlier due to unsafe act observed, a near miss or accident, and equipment or workplace changes. 

Learning Aids: Participants should come prepared with a note pad and pen. Guides and handouts will be provided at the start of the course. The presentation and materials are in English (Spanish translated courses are available upon request).

Course Length: Approximately 4 hours including classroom theory and activities followed by practical exercises and operator evaluations. We will be covering a great deal of information in a short period of time; your punctuality will be greatly appreciated.

Pricing:
Group Pricing (up to 8 participants): $600.00
Individual Participant Pricing: $85.00
Association Member Participant Pricing: $75.00
Retainer Client Participant Pricing: $10.00

MSHA Part 46 Annual Refresher
 

MSHA Part 46 Annual Refresher Course Description: This course is designed to meet MSHA Part 46 regulatory requirements. Training includes the mining environment and the health and safety aspects of operations and tasks. The training includes instruction on changes at the mine that could adversely affect the miner’s health or safety. The refresher training also addresses other health and safety subjects relevant to the mine operations.

Who Should Attend: Each miner or an independent contractor performing work on surface mines must receive a minimum of 8 hours of annual refresher training at least once every 12 months. 

IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS

Completion Requirements: Participants are required to be present and actively participate in all learning activities including hands-on exercises and written exam to receive certification. The presentation and materials are in English (Spanish courses are to schedule available upon request).

Certificate of Completion: Upon successful completion of training, participants will receive a certificate and card of completion. The participants will also receive the MSHA 5000-23 Training form listing the topics covered in the course. Northwest Safety does not sign the MSHA 5000-23 form, this form is general signed by the mine operator or a person acting on behalf of the operator. For example, a company safety official, a trainer employed or contracted by the operator, or a cooperative instructor (such as, a state grantee).

Compliance: Northwest Safety training instructors will need to be listed on your company’s MSHA Training Plan to meet regulatory compliance. Additional information and instruction will be provided during the course.

Learning Aids: Participants should come prepared with a note pad and pen. Guides and handouts will be provided at the start of the course. We will be covering a great deal of information in a short period of time; your punctuality will be greatly appreciated.

Course Length: Minimum of 8 hours including classroom theory and activities. We will be covering a great deal of information in a short period of time; your punctuality will be greatly appreciated.

Pricing:
Group Pricing (up to 8 participants): $800.00
Individual Participant Pricing: $115.00
Association Member Participant Pricing: $100.00
Retainer Client Participant Pricing: $10.00

MSHA Part 46 New Miner
 

MSHA Part 46 New Miner Course Description: This course is designed to meet MSHA Part 46 regulatory requirements. Training includes the mining environment and the health and safety aspects of operations and tasks. Course covers topics such as statutory rights of miners, first aid, emergency procedures, hazard recognition and avoidance.

Who Should Attend: Required for participants beginning employment as a miner or an independent contractor performing work on surface mines. Each new miner must receive no less than 24 hours of training. Part 46 applies to shell dredging, sand, gravel, surface stone, surface clay, colloidal phosphate, and surface limestone mines. If your work is in other MSHA regulated operations or you are an independent contractor that operates in other types of mining operations, you may be required to complete Part 48 training instead.

IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS

Completion Requirements: Participants are required to be present and actively participate in all learning activities including hands-on exercises and written exam to receive certification. The presentation and materials are in English (Spanish courses are to schedule available upon request).

Certificate of Completion: Upon successful completion of training, participants will receive a certificate and card of completion. The participants will also receive the MSHA 5000-23 Training form listing the topics covered in the course. Northwest Safety does not sign the MSHA 5000-23 form, this form is general signed by the mine operator or a person acting on behalf of the operator. For example, a company safety official, a trainer employed or contracted by the operator, or a cooperative instructor (such as, a state grantee).

Compliance: Northwest Safety training instructors will need to be listed on your company’s MSHA Training Plan to meet regulatory compliance. Additional information and instruction will be provided during the course.

Learning Aids: Participants should come prepared with a note pad and pen. Guides and handouts will be provided at the start of the course. We will be covering a great deal of information in a short period of time; your punctuality will be greatly appreciated.

Course Length: Minimum of 24 hours including classroom theory and activities over the course of 3 days. We will be covering a great deal of information in a short period of time; your punctuality will be greatly appreciated.

Pricing:
Group Pricing (up to 8 participants): $2280.00
Individual Participant Pricing: $300.00
Association Member Participant Pricing: $285.00
Retainer Client Participant Pricing: $50.00

 

MSHA Part 48 Annual Refresher
 

MSHA Part 48 Annual Refresher Course Description: This course is designed to meet MSHA Part 48 regulatory requirements. Training includes the mining environment and the health and safety aspects of operations and tasks. The training includes instruction on changes at the mine that could adversely affect the miner’s health or safety. The refresher training also addresses other health and safety subjects relevant to the mine operations.

Who Should Attend: Each miner or an independent contractor performing work on underground mines must receive a minimum of 8 hours of annual refresher training at least once every 12 months.

IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS

Completion Requirements: Participants are required to be present and actively participate in all learning activities including hands-on exercises and written exam to receive certification. The presentation and materials are in English (Spanish courses are to schedule available upon request).

Certificate of Completion: Upon successful completion of training, participants will receive a certificate and card of completion. The participants will also receive the MSHA 5000-23 Training form listing the topics covered in the course. Northwest Safety does not sign the MSHA 5000-23 form, this form is general signed by the mine operator or a person acting on behalf of the operator. For example, a company safety official, a trainer employed or contracted by the operator, or a cooperative instructor (such as, a state grantee).

Compliance: Northwest Safety training instructors will need to be listed on your company’s MSHA Training Plan to meet regulatory compliance. Additional information and instruction will be provided during the course.

Learning Aids: Participants should come prepared with a note pad and pen. Guides and handouts will be provided at the start of the course. We will be covering a great deal of information in a short period of time; your punctuality will be greatly appreciated.

Course Length: Minimum of 8 hours including classroom theory and activities. We will be covering a great deal of information in a short period of time; your punctuality will be greatly appreciated.

Pricing:
Group Pricing (up to 8 participants): $800.00
Individual Participant Pricing: $115.00
Association Member Participant Pricing: $100.00
Retainer Client Participant Pricing: $10.00

MSHA Part 48 New Miner
 

MSHA Part 48 New Miner Training Course Description: This course is designed to meet MSHA Part 48 regulatory requirements. Training includes the mining environment and the health and safety aspects of operations and tasks. Course covers topics such as statutory rights of miners, first aid, emergency procedures, hazard recognition and avoidance. 

Who Should Attend: Required for employees beginning employment as a miner or an independent contractor performing work in underground mines including any delivery, office, or scientific worker or occasional, short-term maintenance or service worker contracted by the operator, and any student engaged in academic projects involving his or her extended presence at the mine. Each new miner must receive no less than 24 hours of training. Part 48 applies to all underground mining activities. If your work is in other MSHA regulated operations or you are an independent contractor that operates in other types of mining operations, you may be required to complete Part 46 training instead. 

IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS

Completion Requirements: Participants are required to be present and actively participate in all learning activities including hands-on exercises and written exam to receive certification. The presentation and materials are in English (Spanish courses are to schedule available upon request).

Certificate of Completion: Upon successful completion of training, participants will receive a certificate and card of completion. The participants will also receive the MSHA 5000-23 Training form listing the topics covered in the course. Northwest Safety does not sign the MSHA 5000-23 form, this form is general signed by the mine operator or a person acting on behalf of the operator. For example, a company safety official, a trainer employed or contracted by the operator, or a cooperative instructor (such as, a state grantee).

Compliance: Northwest Safety training instructors will need to be listed on your company’s MSHA Training Plan to meet regulatory compliance. Additional information and instruction will be provided during the course.

Learning Aids: Participants should come prepared with a note pad and pen. Guides and handouts will be provided at the start of the course. We will be covering a great deal of information in a short period of time; your punctuality will be greatly appreciated.

Course Length: Minimum of 24 hours including classroom theory and activities over the course of 3 days. We will be covering a great deal of information in a short period of time; your punctuality will be greatly appreciated.

Pricing:
Group Pricing (up to 8 participants): $2280.00
Individual Participant Pricing: $300.00
Association Member Participant Pricing: $285.00
Retainer Client Participant Pricing: $50.00

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