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Trenching and Excavation Practical Applications for Construction Online
 

Trenching and Excavation Practical Applications for Construction Online Course Description: This online safety course will cover basic applications of the requirements found in OSHA Subpart P of the Safety and Health Regulations for Construction, CFR 1926. Some of the requirements presented in this course relate to sloping, benching, shoring and alternative protective methods. Interpretation and the use of shoring tables will also be discussed.

Intended Audience: This Trenching and Excavation Practical Applications for Construction online safety course is designed for Road and Construction workers who need to comply with OSHA’s standards, rules and regulations that are applicable to their work.

  • Road and Construction Managers
  • Road and Construction Supervisors
  • Road and Construction Workers

Learning Aids: This online safety course will discuss the sloping and benching requirements for types A, B and C soils. In addition, this course will focus on where to locate and use the shoring tables for both timber shoring and aluminum hydraulic shoring. When finished, we will have provided you with the basic requirements for using trench boxes or a trench shield as an alternative to sloping or shoring.

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Trenching and Excavations
  • Sloping Configurations
  • Shoring
  • Timber Shoring
  • Aluminum Hydraulic Shoring
  • Other Shoring
  • Trench Boxes

Features and Benefits:  Trenching and Excavation Practical Applications for Construction is an online safety course covering information about sloping configurations and specific shoring applications according to Subpart P of OSHA Construction Standards. After successfully finishing this course, you will:

  • Be aware of the sloping and benching requirements for types A, B and C soils
  • Know how to locate and use the shoring tables for both timber shoring and aluminum hydraulic shoring
  • Understand the basic requirements for using shields and trench boxes as analternative to shoring or sloping

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: 50 Minutes

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

Pricing: $35.00

Walking and Working Surfaces Awareness for Supervisors and Managers for General Industry Online
 

Walking and Working Surfaces Awareness for Supervisors and Managers for General Industry Online Course Description: Walking and Working Surfaces Awareness for Supervisors and Managers is an introductory General Industry course that reviews the 2017 OSHA updates to 29 CFR 1910 Subpart D (specifically, slip, trip, and fall hazards) and Subpart I (personal fall protection). The course includes several important timelines for complying with the new rule.

Intended Audience: This online safety course is intended for General industry employers and employees, particularly supervisors and managers in the manufacturing, warehousing, and property, including:

  • Building owners
  • Compliance managers
  • Training supervisors / managers
  • Facility managers

Learning Aids: Upon successful completion of this course, you will learn important aspects of OSHA’s final rule, effective early 2017, which updates general industry standards for walking working surfaces and fall protection. You will also learn about:

  1. Industry standards and best practices relating to walking-working surfaces and fall protection
  2. New general industry requirements for fall protection and ladder safety in the final rule
  3. Requirements of an effective fall protection training program

Course Topics

  • OSHA’s Final Rule
  • New Subpart D
  • Fall Protection and Fall Protection Systems
  • Ladder Safety
  • Training

OSHA standards found in 29 CFR 1910 Subpart D and 29 CFR 1910 Subpart I.

Features and Benefits: This Walking and Working Surfaces Awareness for Supervisors and Managers online course includes the following features and benefits:

  • Gain a working understanding of OSHA’s 2017 rule, which updates walking-working surfaces and fall protection standards for General Industry
  • Earn 0.1 continuing education units (CEUs) from an IACET-approved training provider

Upon successful completion of the course, each student has the ability to access and print your Completion Certificate at any time, 24/7. 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: $25.00

Welding/Hot Work for Construction Online
 

Welding/Hot Work for Construction Course Description: This intermediate Welding/Hot Work for Construction online safety course will familiarize you with the hazards, safe work practices and control techniques of welding operations to enable you to do your job safely. This course follows OSHA’s welding regulations and safe work practices in welding.

Intended Audience: This online course is intended for those who work with or around welding operations, including General Industry, Construction and Road Construction workers:

  • Workers
  • Supervisors

Learning Aids: In this online safety course you will learn about OSHA’s regulations for welding safety. You will be informed of the different kinds of welding hazards, including fumes and gases, fire and explosions, electric shock, burns, radiation and other risks. This course reviews Safety Data Sheets (SDS's), the PPE required for a welding job plus training and supervision requirements.

Course Topics

  • Welding Definitions
  • Welding Hazards
  • Hazard Evaluation
  • Safety Data Sheets
  • General Safety Guidelines

Features and Benefits: Welding/Hot Work for Construction online safety course describes the different kinds of welding hazards and ways to protect you from them. When you have successfully completed this course, you will:

  • Be familiar with the types of welding hazards
  • Understand the SDS
  • Know the PPE required for welding
  • Understand the training and supervision needs for working in welding operations

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: 35 Minutes

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

Pricing: $35.00

Wildfire Smoke Safety Awareness for All Industries Online
 

Wildfire Smoke Safety Awareness for All Industries Online Course Description: This Wildfire Smoke Safety Awareness for All Industries online training course is designed to familiarize students with basic occupational safety and health principles and techniques as they relate to wildfire smoke awareness principally in outdoor places of employment. This course references best management practices, new regulatory requirements and sources to the latest occupational safety and guidance.

Intended Audience: This online safety course is intended for all workers who may be exposed to wildfire smoke.

Learning Aids: The student will learn the following:

  • Define key terms and concepts used in the context of wildfire smoke safety awareness.
  • Enumerate wildfire characteristics, health effects and smoke impact control strategies.
  • Additional topics include protective equipment, particulate matter levels and other wildfire smoke controls.

Course Topics

  • Wildfire Characteristics
  • Health Effects and Controls
  • Particulate Matter and the Air Quality Index (AQI)
  • Best Management Practices to Recognize, Evaluate and Control Wildfire Smoke to include N-95 Respiratory Protection.

Features and Benefits: Wildfire Smoke Safety Awareness for All Industries online safety course presents occupational safety and health principles and techniques that are relevant to wildfire smoke awareness. The course also offers the following features and benefits:

  • Interactive media to help students determine the recognition and potential threat of wildfire smoke.
  • 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:  40 Minutes

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

Pricing: $25.00

Work Zone Traffic Control for Construction Online
 

Work Zone Traffic Control for Construction Online Course Description: Road construction and work zone activities often interrupt the normal flow of traffic and require workers to maintain order for on-site vehicles and highway traffic alike. Doing so helps prevent common traffic-related hazards to keep workers, passers-by, and drivers safe while in the work zone. Work Zone Traffic Control for Construction addresses OSHA best practices for work zone traffic management to help employees and employers maintain a safe, compliant construction site.

Intended Audience: Work Zone Traffic Control for Construction is appropriate for all road construction workers and supervisors who work on or near highways and are responsible for traffic control duties. 

Learning Aids: This intermediate-level online course covers the practices, behaviors, and equipment needed to maintain a safe, smooth flow of traffic on and near construction sites.

Course Topics

  • Fundamentals of work zone safety
  • Traffic control plans
  • Work zone design
  • Basic traffic controls
  • Installation and removal of traffic control devices
  • Highway traffic engineering controls
  • Highway traffic administration
  • Work practice controls
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE) for day and night, protective vehicles, and other protective equipment
  • Work zone traffic control supervisor checklist
  • Planning and coordination with relevant agencies, emergency units, and traffic control safety units

Students are encouraged to review the Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) per OSHA Standard 29 CFR 1926.200 and pursue additional traffic control training courses based on their job duties and responsibilities.

Features and Benefits: Upon completion of Work Zone Traffic Control for Construction, students are prepared with the skills to maintain a safe, smooth flow of traffic on and near road construction sites. You will gain familiarity with essential traffic control devices and PPE, as well as important relationships with coordinating agencies to promote safer highways and worksites.

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

Work Zone Traffic Safety Tips for Construction Online
 

Work Zone Traffic Safety Tips for Construction Online Course Description: Work Zone Traffic Safety Tips is an intermediate online safety course that provides practical safety tips based on actual traffic situations from field operations. This course will review a number of traffic control issues and hazards involving the motoring public. You will be informed of the common safety hazards that you could face in active traffic zones and what you could do to ensure your safety while working.

Intended Audience: This Work Zone Traffic Safety Tips online course is intended for all construction workers, especially those who work in active traffic zones such as:

  • Specialized Workers
  • Specialized Supervisors
  • Road Construction Workers
  • Road Construction Supervisors

Learning Aids: Work Zone traffic safety training demonstrates both good and poor traffic control applications and identifies a number of common safety hazards faced in active traffic zones. This course aims to provide the student with the knowledge and techniques needed to avoid and control hazards in traffic work zones. Specifically, this course covers traffic control devices, flaggers, and other road hazards.

Course Topics

  • Traffic Control Devices
  • Flagging
  • Other Road Hazards

Features and Benefits: By taking this  Work Zone Traffic Safety Tips online safety course, you will be provided with the techniques needed to avoid and control hazards in traffic work zones. When you have successfully completed this course, you will:

  • Know how to properly use traffic control devices
  • Be aware of road and common safety hazards in active traffic zones
  • Understand how to practice safety tips and traffic control applications in traffic situations

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: 20 Minutes

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

Pricing: $35.00

Worker Right to Know Awareness for General Industry Online
 

Worker Right to Know Awareness for General Industry Online Course Description: Worker Right to Know Awareness for General Industry is an introductory online safety course that explores the topic of employee exposure and medical records, known as "Worker Right to Know", as covered by OSHA Subpart Z, 29 CFR 1910.1020 for General Industry. This course answers questions relating to the "worker right to know" law and how trade secrets are addressed by the standard. Find out which record requests do not need to be in writing and how to access those that are on file.

Intended Audience: This online safety course is intended for all employees and managers in the General Industry sector, including those working in:

  • Manufacturing
  • Warehousing and Distribution
  • Property Management
  • Retail Services
  • Trade and Transportation
  • Hospitality

Learning Aids: This Worker Right to Know online safety course introduces you to your rights relating to hazards exposure and medical records. This course summarizes which employers are covered, what the access rules are and reviews the record-keeping and retention requirements. We will also cover what gaining "access" means and the regulations on records requests.

Course Topics

  • Worker Right to Know
  • Exposure and Medical Records

Features and Benefits: This Worker Right to Know online safety course gives you an explanation of your right to know. When you successfully complete this informative class, you will:

  • Know the employee exposure and medical records guidelines
  • Understand how trade secrets are addressed
  • Have knowledge on access rules
  • Know the requirements for recordkeeping and retention

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

Working Around Mobile Equipment Awareness for Construction Online
 

Working Around Mobile Equipment Awareness for ConstructionOnline Course Description: When working with large, heavy equipment, workers, forepersons, and supervisors alike need to know how to stay safe on the job including knowing how to be aware of the job site around you while you work can minimize your risk for serious caught-between hazards. So if your road construction or construction job uses backhoes, rollers, or other similar machinery, Working Around Mobile Equipment Awareness for Construction covers the mobile equipment safety topics needed to keep you safe.

Intended Audience: This course is specifically targeted for the following members of the road constriction and construction industries:

  • Workers
  • Foremen
  • Supervisors

Learning Aids: This brief introductory course teaches participants how to be safe when working with both mobile and stable machinery.

Course Topics

  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) safety regulations
  • Types of mobile equipment, including backhoes, trenchers, cranes, rollers, hi-lifts, and scrapers
  • General safety rules
  • Personal responsibility for safety as a machine operator and/or bystander

Features and Benefits: Upon completion of this course, you will learn how to utilize appropriate caution while working with or near mobile equipment, whether it is active or idle. Specifically, you will learn about operator error and how it can impact you. You will also learn to be aware of your relation to the paths of moving equipment so you can take greater responsibility for on-the-job safety.

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

Working Safely with Electricity for Construction Online
 

Working Safely with Electricity for Construction Online Course Description: Working Safely with Electricity for Construction is an introductory online safety course that focuses on identifying common electrical hazards by reviewing a number of safe working procedures and inspection processes. In this online training, discover which strategies are used to aid personnel who must work safely with electrical equipment and systems. In addition, we will teach you OSHA’s electrical safety guidelines and regulations.

Intended Audience: This electrical safety training is intended for all construction workers whose operations bring them in contact with live electrical circuits and energized electrical equipment.

  • Construction Employees
  • Construction Managers
  • Construction Supervisors

Learning Aids: This online electrical safety course identifies four common electrical hazards, a variety of safe working procedures and inspection processes that are used to enhance a safe work site. You are encouraged to further your knowledge by taking additional electrical safety programs and reviewing the reference guide on OSHA Standards, CFR 1926 and Subpart K on Electrical Construction.

Course Topics

  • Overview of Electrical Safety
  • Common Electrical Hazards
  • Working with Electricity

Features and Benefits: By taking Working Safely with Electricity for Construction online safety course, you will be better prepared to work with electricity safely at the job site. Upon successful completion, you will:

  • Be familiar with OSHA, NIOSH and NEC electrical safety standards
  • Identify four common electrical hazards
  • Understand the effects of electricity on the human body
  • Be aware of several techniques for the inspection of electrical equipment

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:  20 Minutes

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

Pricing: $25.00

Workplace Violence for General Industry Online
 

Workplace Violence for General Industry Online Course Description: Violence is a serious safety and health hazard in many workplaces. This intermediate online course focuses on workplace violence awareness in order to anticipate and avoid those dangers. We will teach you that having a timely and appropriate response can prevent a violent situation escalating, resulting in injury or death.

Intended Audience: This Workplace Violence online safety course is designed employees, supervisors and managers in General Industry sector, including those working in:

  • Manufacturing
  • Warehousing and Distribution
  • Property Management
  • Retail Services
  • Trade and Transportation
  • Hospitality
  • Healthcare
  • General Office

Learning Aids: This online safety course provides practical information for preventing workplace violence. You will review workplace violence prevention policy and ways to identify risk factors associated with workplace violence. When finished with the online Workplace Violence course, you will have been provided with the information needed for responding to violence in an appropriate manner.

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Workplace Violence
  • What is Workplace Violence?
  • Workplace Violence Prevention Policy
  • Risk Factors
  • Warning Signs
  • Preventive Measures
  • Record-keeping and Evaluation
  • Additional Resources

Features and Benefits: Workplace Violence online safety course addresses risk factors, warning signs and preventive measures for avoiding violence. After completing this course successfully, you will understand:

  • How to respond to workplace violence
  • OSHA’s workplace violence recommendations
  • The importance of record keeping, and what those records should include
  • Where to get free workplace violence training resources

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:  20 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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