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Heat Stress/Heat Illness for Construction Online
 

Heat Stress/Heat Illness for Construction Online Course Description: Heat Stress/Heat Illness for Construction is an intermediate online safety course that focuses on anticipating, recognizing, evaluating, and controlling heat stress hazards. In this course, we will teach you the definition of heat stress and how to prevent injuries and illnesses on the job site. You will also learn OSHA’s heat stress guidelines so that you can be prepared to handle heat stress emergencies.

Intended Audience: This Heat Stress online course is important for all construction workers, including:

  • Construction Supervisors
  • Construction Managers
  • Construction Workers

Learning Aids: Heat Stress course will provide you with the basics of heat stress awareness, symptoms, illnesses, preventative measures, and medical surveillance. When finished, you will have a better understanding of OSHA’s safety guidelines so that you are better prepared to recognize and prevent heat stress situations.

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Heat Stress
  • General Elements of Heat Stress
  • Defining Heat Stress
  • Additional Effects
  • Heat Stress Prevention
  • Medical Issues

Features and Benefits: By taking Heat Stress online safety course, you will be better prepared to recognize, evaluate and control heat stress hazards. Upon successful completion of this course, you will:

  • Be well-versed in OSHA heat stress protocols, as well as other safety guidelines
  • Know the causes of heat stress in the workplace and what you can do to prevent it from occurring
  • Know how to recognize heat stress signs and symptoms

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

Hexavalent Chromium Awareness for General Industry Online
 

Hexavalent Chromium Awareness for General Industry Online Course Description: This introductory Hexavalent Chromium Awareness for General Industry online training course will teach you where this dangerous, potentially cancer-causing, chemical can be found on a construction work site. You will be taught safe practices to use in the event you become exposed to this chemical. This course will also discuss prohibited activities, as well as the necessity of respiratory protection when working around chromium.

Intended Audience: This online Hexavalent Chromium safety course is designed for construction workers or general industry workers who may be exposed to this hazardous chemical.

  • Construction Workers
  • General Industry Workers
  • Shipyard Workers

Learning Aids: This Hexavalent Chromium online safety course will discuss the health hazards of exposure to this chemical, as well as methods for protecting your safety. You will also learn about the new OSHA requirements for using or being exposed to this chemical in construction.

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Hexavalent Chromium
  • Hexavalent Chromium Background
  • Health Hazards
  • OSHA Standard
  • Standard Highlights
  • Communication of Hazard

Features and Benefits: By taking Hexavalent Chromium Awareness for General Industry online safety course, you will learn how you may be exposed to this hazardous chemical on the construction site. Once you have successfully completed this course, you will:

  • Understand basic safety and health information about working around this hazardous chemical substance
  • Know important OSHA standards that must be followed in the presence of this highly toxic chemical
  • Know where to find additional 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:  15 Minutes

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

Pricing: $25.00

Hexavalent Chromium for General Industry Online
 

Hexavalent Chromium for General Industry Online Course Description: Hexavalent Chromium is an intermediate online safety course for the General Industry and is useful to health and safety officers. After going over the definition of Hexavalent Chromium, this course will cover the damage that exposure can do to the human body and how to limit it. OSHA standards are explained, as well as medical surveillance, hazard communication and other topics related to Hexavalent Chromium safety.

Intended Audience: This Hexavalent Chromium online safety course for the general industry worker is also useful for health and safety officers who may come into contact with Hexavalent chromium while working.

  • General Industry Workers
  • General Industry Supervisors
  • General Industry Managers
  • Health and Safety Officers

Learning Aids:  Hexavalent Chromium for General Industry online safety course will describe chromium and then show you how to avoid the dangerous versions of chromium. After successfully completing this Hexavalent Chromium class, you will know common uses of Hexavalent Chromium and how to prevent exposure. OSHA standards are explained, and the signs of Hexavalent Chromium-related illnesses are reviewed.

Course Topics

  • Background on Hexavalent Chromium
  • Health Hazards
  • OSHA Standard
  • Standard Highlights
  • Medical Surveillance
  • Communication of Hazards
  • Additional Resources

Features and Benefits: Hexavalent Chromium for General Industry online safety course teaches you the sources of Hexavalent Chromium. Methods of protecting you from these sources are explained in the following topics:

  • Hexavalent chromium compounds
  • Exposure Controls
  • Prohibited Activities
  • NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards

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: $35.00

Hilti Direct Fastening (Powder and Gas Actuated) Tool Certification Online
 

Hilti Direct Fastening Tool Certification Online Description: Hilti Web based DX training for convenient operator certification allows you to avoid delays waiting for a trainer by using their new eLearning course that gets you setup and certified in minutes. Anytime, anyplace. Training offered includes operator use, maintenance, and storage for Direct Fastening (powder-actuated), and Gas Acutated Tools. 

The course you will be guided through a set of interactive slides covering key topics for tool operation and handling with useful details and additional information available throughout.

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.

IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS

Completion Requirements: Following the course, you will need to correctly answer a set of questions then your Qualified Operator's Card will automatically be issued. As you submit your answers, you will know immediately if your answer is right or wrong. If you do not pass on your first try, you can take it again.

Learning Aids: Training is available in English, Spanish, or French. Once you're on the training site, you'll be able to select your preferred language and get started. Toll manuals are available for download on the Hilti website and during the course.

Course Length: Approximately 30 minutes. Should you need to pause the course at any point, you can pick up where you left off. 

Pricing:

Individual Participant Pricing: FREE

Housekeeping Awareness for Construction Online
 

Housekeeping Awareness for Construction Online Course Description: Housekeeping Awareness for Construction R2 is an introductory online safety course on housekeeping hazards and how to anticipate, recognize and control those hazards. This housekeeping safety course deals with the importance of good housekeeping which is required on construction projects. Hotel housekeeping safety and office housekeeping safety are discussed. Good housekeeping prevents accidents and injuries and is under your control!

Intended Audience: This online safety course is for all workers and management at a construction office or work site.

  • Construction Workers
  • Construction Foremen
  • Construction Supervisors

Learning Aids: While completing this online safety course, you will learn about preventing housekeeping hazards by recognizing and controlling them. The material covered in this course could also be applied to an industrial housekeeping safety program. OSHA regulations require providing containers for refuse, removing waste and debris regularly, removing combustibles and flammable waste material frequently and other activities to prevent hazards.

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Housekeeping
  • OSHA Regulations
  • Housekeeping Hazards
  • Housekeeping Hazard Control
  • Situational Analysis

Features and Benefits: Online safety course focuses on the requirements of proper housekeeping on the job site. When you have successfully completed this course, you will:

  • Remember that housekeeping hazards can mean injury or death
  • Anticipate and recognize hazards
  • Report hazards and warn others
  • Take responsibility for work area
  • Make sure it is clean and orderly
  • Make sure it is safe and items are properly stored

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:  15 Minutes

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

Pricing: $25.00

Housekeeping Awareness for General Industry Online
 

Housekeeping Awareness for General Industry Online Course Description: Housekeeping Awareness for General Industry is an introductory online safety course that reviews the rules and regulations covering housekeeping safety for hotel and office safety. OSHA's regulations are quoted and explained in simple terms so you can know exactly what is required to pass inspections and keep the workplace clean.

Intended Audience: This online safety course is designed for all employees working in the General Industry sector, including managers who are responsible for following OSHA workplace safety regulations. It is applicable to the following industries:

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

Learning Aids: In this online course, we will cover the common causes of accidents as well as elements of housekeeping safety training and housekeeping awareness. In addition, you will be informed of the methods of protection, accident and fire prevention, benefits for companies and workers and official OSHA rules and regulations.

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Housekeeping
  • Housekeeping and OSHA
  • Housekeeping Practices
  • Summary and Tips

Features and Benefits: By taking Housekeeping Awareness for General Industry online safety course, you will be better prepared to keep your work area clean and safe. When you have successfully completed this course, you will:

  • Be prepared to follow OSHA’s regulations regarding housekeeping safety
  • Know the methods of protection and accident and fire prevention
  • Understand the basic housekeeping practices

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

How to Read a Safety Data Sheet for All Industries Online
 

How to Read a Safety Data Sheet for All Industries Online Course Description: No matter which industry you work in, you may be required to work near or directly with hazardous chemicals. As a result, it’s important to correctly read Safety Data Sheets (SDS), which contain information about the ingredients, physical characteristics, exposure limits, and health hazards of chemical products. By taking How to Read an SDS for All Industries, course participants will receive Safety Data Sheet training that adheres to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) and the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals’ (GHS) standard.

NOTE: This course is based on the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) as found in 29 CFR 1910.1200(g).

Intended Audience: How to Read an SDS for All Industries is designed for anyone who wants to learn how to evaluate and handle hazardous chemicals, including the following professionals:

  • Workers
  • Supervisors
  • Managers
  • Employers

There are no prerequisites for this course, but we recommend that participants first take our Hazard Communication Awareness (HazCom/GHS) for All Industries course and/or Hazard Communication Advanced for All Industries course. Each of these courses will help you develop the necessary vocabulary for a smoother transition into How to Read an SDS for All Industries.

If you have any concerns as to whether this course is appropriate for you or your industry, please browse our full selection of online courses and safety packs, call 800-971-1080, or contact us online.

Learning Aids: Combining theoretical training with brief, intermittent assessments, this course teaches participants to use the SDS to inform their evaluation and handling of hazardous chemicals. Some of the topics covered in this module include:

  • SDS interpretation, focusing on sections 1 through 16
  • Hazard communication (HAZCOM)
  • Employer responsibilities
  • Workers’ right-to-know
  • Safe work practices
  • OSHA and GHS standards for handling workplace chemicals

Features and Benefits: After completing this course, participants will be able to properly read and interpret an SDS. This skill will allow them to use safe work practices while handling chemicals, including personal protective equipment (PPE) and proper hygiene. By learning to read an SDS, they will also be able to determine the exposure, health effects, and emergency and first-aid procedures for specific chemicals. This course also teaches participants how to store and dispose of chemicals according to state and federal regulations and will allow participants to identify cancer-causing chemicals.

Upon completion, you will receive:

  • Continuing Education Units from an accredited IACET provider
  • A certificate of completion

All course participants must complete the full course with a score of at least 80% at each knowledge checkpoint and fill out the course evaluation to receive his or her certificate of completion.

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: $35.00

Hydrogen Sulfide Awareness for General Industry Online
 

Hydrogen Sulfide Awareness for General Industry Online Course Description: This introductory Hydrogen Sulfide Awareness online safety course introduces you to this hazardous chemical. Hydrogen sulfide is a colorless, flammable, highly toxic gas that is shipped as liquefied compressed gas and has a familiar rotten egg odor. It is a by-product of many industrial processes, including petroleum refining, tanning, mining, wood pulp processing, rayon manufacturing, sugar beet processing and hot asphalt paving. Hydrogen sulfide is used to produce elemental sulfur, sulfuric acid, and heavy water for nuclear reactors. It is a useful but dangerous chemical.

Intended Audience: Hydrogen Sulfide is common in such environments as swamps and sewers and it occurs where there are volcanic gases, natural gas and around some well waters. If you work in these environments, or in the following industries, this course is intended to increase your safety. Industries principally concerned with Hydrogen Sulfide include:

  • Oil Drilling and Gas Drilling
  • Well Drilling
  • Petroleum Refineries
  • Paper Mills
  • Tanneries

Learning Aids: While completing this online safety course, you will learn basic safety awareness tips for hydrogen sulfide. This course will discuss the background, health hazard summary and OSHA safe work practices for working with this chemical. The appropriate PPE and sources for information & assistance are also presented. You will be taught how to protect yourself in case of an emergency involving this chemical

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S)
  • Origin of Hydrogen Sulfide
  • Uses of Hydrogen Sulfide
  • Detecting Exposure to Hydrogen Sulfide
  • Health Effects of Hydrogen Sulfide Exposure
  • Physical Properties of Hydrogen Sulfide
  • Hydrogen Sulfide Methods of Exposure
  • Environment Effects of Hydrogen Sulfide
  • OSHA Guidance
  • Common Testing Tools for Hydrogen Sulfide
  • Encountering Hydrogen Sulfide in the Workplace

Features and Benefits: Hydrogen Sulfide Awareness online safety course explains the dangers involved with this industrial chemical. When you have successfully completed this course, you will know:

  • The chemical's sources & uses
  • The physical properties
  • The health effects
  • The exposure limits
  • OSHA's rules and guidelines
  • Tips and websites for additional helpful information

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

Industrial Hygiene Awareness for General Industry Online
 

Industrial Hygiene Awareness for General Industry Online Course Description: This introductory Industrial Hygiene online safety course will teach you about the important work performed by an industrial hygienist. We will also discuss why good hygienic practices can help keep you safe on the job site.

Intended Audience: This online course is intended for General Industry workers to learn about the importance of hygienic practices and what those practices entail.

  • General Industry Workers:

Learning Aids: This online safety course will teach you about the science and art of Industrial Hygiene. In this industrial hygiene course, we will familiarize you with the methods used to control work site hazards, such as air contaminants, and chemical, biological, physical and ergonomic issues. We will also discuss OSHA requirements and how hazards to workers are detected.

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Industrial Hygiene
  • Industrial Hygiene Background
  • History of Industrial Hygiene
  • Nature of Industrial Hygiene Work
  • Safety Drill 1
  • Job Hazards and Control
  • Safety Drill 2

Features and Benefits: By taking Industrial Hygiene Awareness online safety course, you will have a better appreciation of the importance of good hygienic practices. When you have successfully completed this course, you will:

  • Know the role of industrial hygiene in making the workplace safer
  • Understand the vital need for an industrial hygienist on the construction site
  • Know more about detecting and controlling risks and hazards through good hygienic practices

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:  15 Minutes

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

Pricing: $25.00

Introduction to Confined Space in Construction Online
 

Introduction to Confined Space in Construction Online Course Description: This Introduction to Confined Space in Construction safety course is a more detailed review of confined spaces for attendants, entrants, supervisors and managers where the student will learn about OSHA’s new Confined Space in Construction regulation (29 CFR 1926 Subpart AA) and its fundamental requirements. This course focuses on the basics for recognizing, evaluating and controlling confined spaces. The student will learn about the guidelines set by OSHA for confined spaces and Confined Space Entry (CSE) program procedures that should be set by your company to ensure safety while working at the job site. In addition, you will be shown ways to prevent confined spaces injuries in your workplace.

Intended Audience: This course is principally intended for employees that may have the opportunity to enter (authorized entrant), attend (attendant), or act as entry supervisors for (entry supervisor) work in confined spaces including permit-required confined spaces. The course provides on-line classroom type information surrounding the OSHA Construction requirements, confined spaces hazards, basic tools and techniques commonly used to recognize and evaluate hazards and the fundamentals of confined spaces hazard control. This online safety course is intended for those who work with tanks, silos, boilers, sewers, pipelines, ship’s holds, and trenches.

  • Confined Space Entry Supervisor
  • Confined Space Entrant Worker
  • Confined Space Attendant Worker

This Course is Based on: OSHA’s Confined Space in Construction Standard as found in 29 CFR 1926 Subpart AA.

Learning Aids: This Introduction to Confined Space in Construction online safety course will explain the scope, definitions, requirements, processes and permits, training, duties of confined spaces personnel, rescue, and employee participation requirements. Case studies and interactive exercises are designed to support student learning. Upon successful completion of this course, you will:

  • Recognize requirements of the OSHA Confined Space in Construction Standard, 29 CFR 1926, Subpart AA (effective August 3, 2015)
  • Identify hazards typical to confined spaces, how they are recognized and evaluated, and ways these hazards are controlled
  • Recognize components of the confined space permit process
  • Identify duties of individual confined space team members
  • Recognize the dangers of entry rescues and the preparations required for making a rescue
  • Recognize basic employer requirements for protecting workers from exposure to confined space entry hazards

Course Topics

  • Introduction to Confined Space
  • Confined Spaces in Construction Standard
  • Definitions
  • General Requirements
  • Confined Space Safe Working Practices
  • Permit-required Confined Space Entry (CSE)
  • CSE Equipment
  • Duties of the CSE Team
  • Rescue from Confined Space
  • Special Considerations

Features and Benefits: This Introduction to Confined Space in Construction online safety course will explain the scope, definitions, requirements, processes and permits, training, duties of confined spaces personnel, rescue and employee participation requirements.

  • Clear understanding of the requirements of OSHA’s Confined Space in Construction
  • Standard (29 CFR 1926 Subpart AA)
  • 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 15 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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