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PPE Specialized for Construction Online
 

PPE Specialized for Construction Online Course Description: PPE Specialized for Construction is an intermediate online safety course focusing on hearing, respiratory, body and fall protection equipment. You will be instructed on the correct high visibility apparel and protective equipment to wear when working in or near water. This course will familiarize you with OSHA’s regulations regarding specialized PPE.

Intended Audience: This PPE Specialized for Construction online safety course is designed for construction workers and managers who use, select, maintain and inspect personal protective equipment.

  • Construction Managers
  • Construction Supervisors
  • Construction Workers

Learning Aids: This protective equipment online course teaches the types of specialized PPE and how to properly select PPE for your specific jobs. You will be informed how to properly use, maintain, and store your PPE equipment. In addition, this course will focus on specialized PPE, which includes hearing protection, respiratory protection, fall protection, high visibility apparel and drowning protection.

Course Topics

  • Overview of Specialized Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Hearing Protection
  • Respiratory Protection
  • Body Protection
  • Fall Protection
  • High Visibility Apparel
  • Working Over or Near Water

Features and Benefits: By taking PPE Specialized for Construction online safety course, you will learn the types of specialized PPE available to use in different work situations. When you have successfully completed this course, you will:

  • Be familiar with specialized PPE to protect your hearing, keep you safe from falls, respiratory apparatus, high visibility apparel and how to work safely near water
  • Understand how to choose the right equipment for different types of construction jobs.
  • Know how to maintain and store your PPE equipment so it does not fail you

Upon successful completion of the course, each student has the ability to access and print your Completion Certificate at any time, 24/7.

Course Length: 45 Minutes

Registration: To enroll in this course please follow our Course Registration link below, and provide the information requested.

Pricing: $35.00

Process Safety Management for General Industry Online
 

Process Safety Management for General Industry Online Course Description: In certain general industry settings, process safety management (PSM) plays a critical role in protecting members of the workforce. In these environments, Highly Hazardous Chemicals (HHC) may be released, posing serious harm to employees and employers alike. By enrolling in Process Safety Management for General Industry, course participants will receive the PSM training needed to stay safe in settings where these chemicals are most often found.

Intended Audience: This course was designed for all members of the general industry workforce, including:

  • Workers
  • Managers
  • Supervisors

If you have any concerns as to whether this course is appropriate for you or your industry, please call 800-971-1080.

Learning Aids: Through following proper process safety management (PSM) protocols, general industry professionals can help keep their workplaces safe. In this introductory online course, several topics relevant to PSM are covered, including the following:

  • How to manage process safety
  • The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standard for process safety management of highly hazardous chemicals (CFR 1910.119)
  • Highly Hazardous Chemicals (HHC) basics
  • How to handle HHC release
  • Hazard analysis
  • HHC application
  • Written process information
  • Training requirements
  • Contractor responsibilities

Features and Benefits: Upon completion of Process Safety Management for General Industry, course participants will better understand the important role that PSM plays in the workplace. They will also learn how to follow proper PSM processes when working near HHC. Additionally, participants who complete this course will better understand OSHA’s PSM standard and be prepared to safely handle HHC release. 

Upon successful completion of the course, each student has the ability to access and print your Completion Certificate at any time, 24/7.

Course Length:  10 Minutes

Registration: To enroll in this course please follow our Course Registration link below, and provide the information requested.

Pricing: $25.00

Ramset Powder Actuated Tool Licensing
 

Ramset Powder Actuated Tool Licensing Description: Ramset Powder Actuated Tool online training is an innovative approach to education combines interactive web-based training techniques and online testing with immediate feedback to provide you a rich learning environment.

As an industry leader in powder actuated fastening systems. Ramset continues to provide the most effective and comprehensive instructor and operator training programs available.

Who Should Attend: To assure safety on the jobsite, OSHA and ANSI require that all powder actuated tool users become trained and certified for the particular tool being used. One way Ramset enables you to receive this training is through our website training program. This innovative approach to education combines interactive web-based training techniques and online testing with immediate feedback to provide you a rich learning environment.

IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS

Completion Requirements: Upon completion of this brief course you will have the opportunity to take an online exam. Instructions for taking these exams are provided at the end of the course. With successful completion of the exam, you have the opportunity to print a certification card.

Learning Aids: To enhance your learning experience, this course provides peripheral learning options including Learning Bytes which will provide additional information about the topic on that page and Show Me animations which display content graphically.

Ramset has designed and engineered the right powder actuated tool for your applications. To ensure you use a powder actuated tool correctly, please take the time to review the Operator's Safety and Operating Instruction Manual packaged with each tool. These manuals are also available for download on the Ramset website and during the online training.

Course Length: Approximately 30 minutes. The course consists of approximately 30 pages of usage, safety and troubleshooting material.

Pricing:

Individual Participant Pricing: FREE

Respirable Crystalline Silica Awareness for Construction Online
 

Respirable Crystalline Silica Awareness for Construction Online Course Description: In this online awareness-level safety course, you will learn about the basics of Silica and Respirable Crystalline Silica Dust encountered during construction activities. This course will identify the basic health hazards associated with exposure to silica and respirable crystalline silica dust, some of the common construction tasks that could result in exposure to respirable crystalline, and typical control measures employers may implement to protect workers from exposure to silica and respirable crystalline silica including engineering controls, work practices and respirators.

Additionally, you will learn about contents of the new OSHA regulation concerning silica and respirable crystalline silica and where to get a copy of the regulation, be able to recognize who and what a competent person is and the basic requirements surrounding OSHA’s new Respirable Crystalline Silica standard (e.g. exposure limits, housekeeping, written exposure control plan, medical monitoring, training and recordkeeping).response to exposure aimed to prevent the spread of disease. Bloodborne Pathogen Awareness for Construction provides bloodborne pathogen training for the construction industry to ensure you’re prepared to maintain a safe, healthy work environment.

Intended Audience: This course is principally intended to provide employees with only limited exposure or potential exposure to silica and respirable crystalline silica dust introductory awareness training. This training is applicable to employers and employees in nearly all places of construction employment at which employees / workers may be exposed to rock, concrete and similar dusts.

  • Workers working on or near construction and construction related projects at which silica dust may be generated but whom are not specifically exposed to generated silica dust or respirable crystalline silica dust.
  • Workers that should have an understanding of what training and information non-silica exposed employees on the jobsite may have received or will receive
  • Construction foreman
  • Construction supervisors
  • Construction managers
  • Construction project managers

Learning Aids: By taking this Respirable Crystalline Silica Awareness in Construction course, you will have a more thorough and up-to-date understanding of the magnitude of silica in the construction environment, basic hazards, evaluation and control techniques and OSHA’s new requirements surrounding the new Respirable Crystalline Silica in construction regulation. Upon successful completion, you will be able to:

1. Explain what respirable crystalline silica is and the health hazards associated with it

2. Recognize employer responsibilities and employee rights under the standard on respirable crystalline silica

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Silica and Respirable Crystalline Silica (Backgrounds, Definitions)
  • Common Construction Activities with the Greatest Potential for Exposure
  • Common Hazards, Evaluation and Control Techniques of Silica and Respirable Crystalline Silica
  • Importance of Signs and Labels, Housekeeping, Written Exposure Control Plan
  • Silica and Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction Summary

Course Based On: This online safety course is based on OSHA’s §1926.1153 Respirable Crystalline Silica and related OSHA standards

Features and Benefits: This Respirable Crystalline Silica Awareness in Constructions online safety course will provide an introduction to silica and respirable crystalline silica dust; the regulation, hazards and an awareness of hazard recognition, evaluation and control techniques. The course will include:

  • Interactive media to help students learn the material presented
  • Enhanced learning through case studies and interactive exercises

Upon successful completion of the course, each student has the ability to access and print your Completion Certificate at any time, 24/7.

Course Length: 30 Minutes

Registration: To enroll in this course please follow our Course Registration link below, and provide the information requested.

Pricing: $25.00

Respirable Crystalline Silica for General Industry Online
 

Respirable Crystalline Silica for General Industry Online Course Description: This course is designed to inform individuals of the essential elements of OSHA’s new Respirable Crystalline Silica standard found in 29 CFR 1910.1053 and covers the basics of Silica Dust and Respirable Crystalline Silica Dust encountered during general industrial activities. This course is more comprehensive than the Introductory level course and is largely developed directly from OSHA's Respirable Crystalline Silica standard.

Intended Audience: Workers that routinely work near, with and/or otherwise exposed to silica dust and/or respirable crystalline dust requiring training and information above the introductory level. Supervisors or managers that oversee employees with periodic and routine exposure to silica and respirable crystalline silica dust Employers and employees in the general and maritime industries that are or may be affected by the OSHA rule.

Affected industries include:

  • Asphalt Roofing Materials
  • Concrete Products
  • Cut Stone
  • Dental Laboratories
  • Foundries
  • Jewelry
  • Porcelain Enameling
  • Pottery
  • Railroads
  • Ready-Mix Concrete
  • Shipyards
  • Structural Clay Products
  • Support Activities for Oil and Gas Operations and more.

Learning Aids: Following this Respirable Crystalline Silica for General Industry training, the student should:

  • Have a more thorough and up-to-date understanding of the magnitude of silica dust concern in the general industry and maritime industry environment and basic hazards
  • Understand the requirements of OSHA’s regulation, evaluation and control techniques and OSHA’s new requirements
  • Recognize elements of a written exposure control plan and know where to go for additional information and assistance
  • Identify basic health hazards associated with exposure to respirable crystalline in general industry
  • Understand specific control measures employers may implement to protect workers from tasks at which employees are commonly exposed; strategies identified could include engineering controls, work practices and respirators

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Silica and Respirable Crystalline Silica
  • Background
  • Definitions
  • Those generally recognized industry activities OSHA has identified as potentially
  • Techniques to recognize, evaluate and control Silica and Respirable Crystalline Silica
  • Importance of hazard recognition, medical surveillance, air monitoring, signs and labels, housekeeping, and exposure control planning.

This online safety course is based on OSHA’s §1910.1053 Respirable Crystalline Silica and related OSHA standards.

Features and Benefits: Respirable Crystalline Silica for General Industry online safety course will explain what are common silica and respirable crystalline silica considerations to include background of silica and respirable crystalline silica, OSHA’s new regulation, hazards, engineering, work practice and personal protective controls. The student will be presented with a clear discussion of the requirements of OSHA’s Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction Standard

  • Interactive media to help students determine the recognition and potential threat of silica dust and respirable crystalline silica dust
  • Enhanced learning through case studies and interactive exercises 

Upon successful completion of the course, each student has the ability to access and print your Completion Certificate at any time, 24/7.

Course Length:  1 Hour and 10 Minutes

Registration: To enroll in this course please follow our Course Registration link below, and provide the information requested.

Pricing: $45.00

Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction for the Exposed Worker Online
 

Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction for the Exposed Worker Online Course Description: This course entitled “Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction for the Exposed Worker” is designed to inform the student of the essential elements of OSHA’s new Respirable Crystalline Silica standard found in 29 CFR 1926.1153. This course is more comprehensive than the Introductory Level course and is largely developed directly from OSHA’s Respirable Crystalline Silica in construction standard.

The student will learn about the basics of silica dust and respirable crystalline silica dust encountered during construction activities. This course will identify the basic health hazards associated with exposure to respirable crystalline silica, many of the common construction tasks that could result in exposure to respirable crystalline, and control measures employers may implement to protect workers from specific construction tasks at which employees are exposed. Control strategies identified include engineering controls, work practices and respirators.

Intended Audience: This course is principally intended to provide workers/employees that routinely work near, with and/or otherwise are exposed to silica dust and/or respirable crystalline dust requiring training and information above the awareness, introductory level. It is also intended for supervisors / managers that oversee employees with routine exposure or may otherwise be exposed to silica dust and/or respirable crystalline in the workplace. This training is applicable to employers and employees in construction and construction related activities to include environmental remediation contractors.

  • Construction Workers
  • Construction Foremen
  • Construction Managers

Learning Aids: By taking Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction for the Exposed Worker you will have a more thorough and up-to-date understanding of the magnitude of silica in the construction environment and basic hazards, evaluation and control techniques and OSHA’s new requirements surrounding the new Respirable Crystalline Silica regulation. Upon successful completion, you will be able to:

  1. Identify examples of potential exposure to silica and respirable crystalline silica and the associated dangers
  2. Recognize that OSHA has strict requirements for Respirable Crystalline Silica
  3. Learn safe work practices and generally recognized safe and healthier tools and techniques to control potential harmful exposure to silica and respirable crystalline silica dust.

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Silica and Respirable Crystalline Silica (Backgrounds, definitions)
  • Common Construction Activities with the Greatest Potential for Exposure
  • Common Hazards, Evaluation and Control Techniques of Silica and Respirable Crystalline Silica Importance of and requirements for signs and labels, housekeeping, written exposure control plan, medical surveillance, training and information
  • Silica and Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction Summary

Course Based On: This online safety course is based on OSHA’s §1926.1153 Respirable Crystalline Silica and related OSHA standards.

Features and Benefits: Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction for the Exposed Worker online safety course will explain the basic considerations of silica and respirable crystalline silica, OSHA’s new regulation, hazards, engineering, work practice and personal protective controls. The student will be presented with a clear discussion of the requirements of OSHA’s Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction Standard

  • Interactive media to help students determine the recognition and potential threat of silica dust and respirable crystalline silica dust
  • Enhanced learning through case studies and interactive exercises

Upon successful completion of the course, each student has the ability to access and print your Completion Certificate at any time, 24/7

Course Length:  60 Minutes

Registration: To enroll in this course please follow our Course Registration link below, and provide the information requested.

Pricing: $45.00

Respirator Basics for All Industries Online
 

Respirator Basics for All Industries Online Course Description: This intermediate level course provides the basics of respirator use for those required to wear air purifying respiratory protection, and for their employers, supervisors, and foremen, in all industries including Construction and General Industry.

Note: If you are required to wear a respirator, following this training, you are encouraged to talk to your supervisor, designated Qualified Respiratory Protection Program administrator, or safety officer to further understand respiratory protection at your place of employment.

Intended Audience: This course is designed for anyone in General Industry or Construction, who is required to wear air purifying respiratory protection or manages employees who might be required to wear the protection.

  • All those required to wear air purifying respiratory protection
  • Foremen
  • Supervisors

Learning Aids: Upon successful completion of the Respirator Basics for All Audiences course, you will be able to:

  1. Recognize agency requirements for respirator use
  2. Recognize characteristics and uses of the major types of respirators
  3. Distinguish between the two types of fit testing
  4. Identify medical requirements and precautions for wearing a respirator
  5. Recognize some important general guidelines for wearing a respirator
  6. Identify the steps for donning and doffing a disposable filtering-facepiece and a half-mask elastomeric respirator, and for performing a user seal check program

Course Topics

  • Introduction (general responsibilities, federal and state regulations, two main respirator categories)
  • Respirator Types
  • Air-Purifying Respirators
  • Filters Cartridges, and Canisters
  • Medical Considerations
  • Respirator Fit
  • General Respirator Use
  • Disposable Filtering Facepiece Respirators
  • Half Facepiece Elastomeric Respirators

This online safety course is based on OSHA Standard for Respiratory Protection in General Industry and Construction, 29 CFR 1910.134 and 29 CFR 1926.103, respectively.

Features and Benefits: Respiratory Protection Awareness online safety course teaches the importance of respiratory protection in ensuring a safe and healthy work environment and offers the following features and benefits:

  • Comprehensive material around respiratory protection and selection, training, medical surveillance, use, maintenance, and inspection of respirators
  • Enhanced learning through case studies and interactive exercises

Upon successful completion of the course, each student will receive a Certificate of Completion that will show the 0.1 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and 1 Contact Hour received for this IACET-approved course.

Course Length:  60 Minutes

Registration: To enroll in this course please follow our Course Registration link below, and provide the information requested.

Pricing: $35.00

Respiratory Protection Awareness for General Industry Online
 

Respiratory Protection Awareness for General Industry Online Course Description: Respirators protect workers from many occupational hazards, including environments containing insufficient oxygen, harmful dust, fog, gases, and more. In some cases, these dangers contain carcinogens, making proper respirator use incredibly important for the health and wellness of general industry professionals.

In Respiratory Protection Awareness for General Industry, participants will receive introductory respiratory protection awareness training that they can apply in the workplace.

Intended Audience: Our Respiratory Protection Awareness for General Industry course was designed for all general industry employees, supervisors, and managers in general industry workplaces where respirators are used. Applicable fields include:

  • Manufacturing
  • Warehousing and distribution
  • Property management
  • Trade and transportation
  • Healthcare

This course is not intended for those who work outside of the general industry workforce. Instead, these professionals can opt to take our Respirator Basics for All Industries Course. 

Learning Aids: In this online safety course, participants will learn about the use of respirators in the general industry field. Specifically, it covers topics that include:

  • The basics of respiratory protection
  • Respirator safety and health
  • The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA’s) respiratory standards, including 29 CFR 1910.134
  • United States Pharmacopoeia (USP) air requirements

Features and Benefits: Upon completion of this course, participants will have gained a heightened awareness of respiratory protection. This includes when and why to use respirators, who requires further respirator training, and when medical evaluations need to occur. Participants will also learn how to properly wear and use a respirator. Completion of this course alone does not permit an employee to wear a respirator, supplemental actions, such as medical evaluations and respiratory fit testing must also be completed.

Course participants will become familiarized with OSHA’s respirator standards, as well as the basics of breathing volume and air quality monitoring.

Upon successful completion of the course, each student has the ability to access and print your Completion Certificate at any time, 24/7.

Course Length:  25 Minutes

Registration: To enroll in this course please follow our Course Registration link below, and provide the information requested.

Pricing: $25.00

Restaurant Safety for General Industry Online
 

Restaurant Safety for General Industry Online Course Description: Restaurant Safety for General Industry online safety course, developed by industry specialists, is intended to provide general safety and health information for those workers and supervisors engaged in restaurant and food service activities. This includes full-service restaurants, casual dining eateries and other eating and drinking establishments. This course also references OSHA’s new Globally Harmonized System (GHS) requirements that include the new Safety Data Sheets and Pictograms.

Intended Audience: This Restaurant Safety 101 online course is intended for workers in the restaurant and food service industry principally covered by OSHA’s General Industry standards. This includes:

  • Managers and Supervisors
  • Servers
  • Chefs, Cooks and Food Preparers/Preppers
  • Bus Persons
  • Custodians
  • Maintenance Personnel
  • Cashiers
  • Bartenders
  • Dishwashers
  • Other restaurant and food service personnel

NOTE: It is also applicable to other workers that may have the opportunity to support the restaurant and food preparation industry during deliveries, maintenance, and similar activities.

Learning Aids: Upon completion, the student will be able to demonstrate an understanding of restaurant safety and health hazards and safe work practices surrounding: Slips/Trips and Falls; Cuts and Lacerations; Burns from hot surfaces and chemicals; Personal Protective Equipment (PPE); Hazard Communication (e.g. chemical safety); Bloodborne Pathogens; Back Injury Prevention and Safe Materials Handling; Ladder Safety and more.

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Restaurant Safety
  • Preventing Slips and Falls
  • Preventing Cuts and Lacerations
  • Preventing Burns in a Restaurant
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Hazard Communication
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Preventing Back Injuries
  • Using Ladders in a Restaurant

Features and Benefits: Restaurant Safety 101 online safety course will, in part, satisfy the general requirements for the OSHA General Industry standards mandating general and unique job activity, safety and health training. The General Industry Standards can be found in Title 29, Code of Federal Regulations and/or state equivalent (which are oftentimes stricter) standards. Combined with on-site specific training (e.g. site and company specific information on the hazards unique to a restaurant or food preparation facility and appropriate protocols), students can be confident that they have largely met OSHA’s training requirements for restaurant and food preparation safety and health.

Upon successful completion of the course, each student has the ability to access and print your Completion Certificate at any time, 24/7.

Course Length:  45 Minutes

Registration: To enroll in this course please follow our Course Registration link below, and provide the information requested.

Pricing: $35.00

Rigging Safety for Construction Online
 

Rigging Safety for Construction Online Course Description: This intermediate online safety course reviews Rigging safety and covers basic rigging terminology, practices and shows you how to avoid a rigging failure or accident. This course will not go into sufficient detail to provide you with the training to achieve Competent Person status. However, it will provide understanding of basic rigging terminology and rigging practices so that you can be somewhat confident when observing rigging operations in the field.

Intended Audience: This online Rigging Safety course is intended for all employees and employers at the work site.

  • Construction Workers
  • Construction Foremen
  • Construction Supervisors

Learning Aids:  Rigging Safety course will teach you proper rigging practices, including why safe rigging is important, the concept of a safe working load, the safety factor and what is and is not acceptable as rigging material. You will become familiar with proper safety related to wire rope and wire rope slings, various types of fiber rope and chains. You will learn when you can use synthetic slings, when a sling is damaged and must be removed, as well as good and poor rigging practices.

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Rigging
  • Importance of Rigging Safety
  • General Rigging
  • Wire Rope
  • Fiber Rope
  • Chains
  • Synthetic Web Slings
  • Rigging Practices
  • Rigging Hardware
  • Situational Analysis

Features and Benefits:  Rigging Safety course teaches safe rigging operation. When you have successfully completed this rigging safety course, you will have covered the basics of rigging safety, including:

  • Terminology
  • The importance of load capacity
  • Good and poor rigging practices
  • The importance of safe practice

Upon successful completion of the course, each student will receive a Certificate of Completion that will show the 0.1 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and 1 Contact Hour received for this IACET-approved course.

Course Length: 45 Minutes

Registration: To enroll in this course please follow our Course Registration link below, and provide the information requested.

Pricing: $35.00

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