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OCCUPATIONAL TRAINING SCHEDULE

 

WINTER 2016

 

NEWLY ADDED

24-HOUR HAZWOPER/HAZMAT TRAINING

March 9, 10, & 11, 2015: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm each day

Region H HSRT, 4950 Frederick Ave., St. Joseph

Registration Deadline: March 1

 

This course covers the areas addressed OSHA Standard 1910.120 and EPA 311 regulation.  The training is required if you have employees performing hazardous materials spill cleanup activities or responding as part of a spill response team. Topics covered include:

 

- regulatory review of the applicable laws, regulations and standards affecting hazardous materials

- hazard & risk assessment techniques required to keep personnel working with hazardous materials safe

- principles of toxicology

- the nine classes of hazardous materials and the physical hazards of each

- various identification systems that help identify hazardous materials

- respiratory protection available and how it protects employees

- different types of personal protective equipment

- principles & importance of decontamination is explored for victims of exposure to hazardous materials

- associated physical hazards in incidents occasionally overlooked but critically important

- air and environmental monitoring including equipment & measurement values of concern for employees

- site control, supervision, and incident management as applicable to a hazardous materials release

- review response and site operation at hazardous materials incidents.

 

NOTE:  Participants are encourage to bring any of their own specific equipment, including PPE and SCBA  that they would like to use during the training.

 

Council Members: $435/Others: $500

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ELECTRICAL SAFETY FOR MAINTENANCE WORKERS

March 22, 2016: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Northwest Technical School 1515 Mumm, Maryville

Registration Deadline: March 14

 

Workers face many hazards on the job.  Improperly grounded electrical circuits can result in injuries, fires, equipment damage, and could very likely result in an OSHA inspection and costly fines.  Poorly designed hap-hazard modifications to electrical systems may jeopardize the delivery of goods or services and ruin your business. Case studies along with examples of equipment and procedures designed to help workers understand the basics of electrical safety will be included in this four-hour safety course designed specifically for maintenance workers.

 

Council Member: $95/Others: $124

 


CONFINED SPACE ENTRY

March 8, 2016: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm  (Date Change)

Region H HSRT, 4950 Frederick Ave., St. Joseph

Registration Deadline: March 1

 

April 5, 2016: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Litton Ag Center, 10780 Liv 235, Chillicothe

Registration Deadline: March 28

 

May 11, 2016: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Northwest Technical School, 1515 Munn, Maryville

Register by May 6

 

This program is designed to familiarize employees with the hazards and complexities of confined space operations. Employees will gain a better  understanding of OSHA standards for confined space operations and how it applies to your company. Topics covered include, but are not limited to: entry, air monitoring, lockout/tag out, and completing permits. Program is designed for entrants, attendants and supervisors of confined spaces. 

Council Member: $195/Others: $254

 


COACHING THE LIFT TRUCK OPERATOR

April 20, 2016: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

St. Joseph Safety Council, 118 S 5th Street, St. Joseph

Registration Deadline: April 15

 

February 8, 2016: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Northwest Technical School, 1515 Munn, Maryville

Registration Deadline: February 1

 

This four-hour program is designed to meet OSHA training requirements (Standard 1910.178) for operators of powered industrial trucks, classroom requirements only.  It includes a review of regulatory OSHA standards, safe vehicle operation, maintenance and protection of personnel, operators and property as well as a segment on pedestrian safety.  Upon completion of this class, employers are encouraged to complete the on-site, hands on portion of the training at their respective facilities.

 

Council Member: $75/Others: $99

 


OSHA 10-HOUR CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TRAINING

February 10, 2016:  8:00 am - 4 pm and February 11, 2016: 8:00 am - 12 pm

St. Joseph Safety Council, 118 S 5th Street, St. Joseph

Registration Deadline: February 1

 

March 15, 2016: 8:00 am - 4pm and March 16, 2016: 8:00 am - 12 pm

Northwest Technical School, 1515 South Munn, Maryville

Registration Deadline: November 23

 

This course is designed for construction workers, foremen and job supervisors. The training program provides workers general awareness on recognizing and preventing hazards on a construction site and covers a variety of construction safety and health hazards.  Workers must receive additional training on hazards specific to their jobs, such as  fall protection, scaffolding, etc. Training emphasizes hazard identification, avoidance, control and prevention.

     Course includes:

· Introduction to OSHA

· Electrical Safety

· Personal Protective Equipment

· Hazard Communication

· Preventing Struck-by,

· Caught In-between Injuries

· Stairways and Ladders

· Scaffolds

· Excavation

· Tools, Hand & Powered

· Fall Protection

Council Member: $195/Others: $254

 


OSHA 10-HOUR GENERAL INDUSTRY

February 17, 2016: 8:00 am - 4 pm and February 18, 2016: 8:00 am - 12 pm

St. Joseph Safety Council, 118 S 5th Street, St. Joseph

Registration Deadline: February 8

 

March 2, 2016: 8:00 am - 4 pm and March 3, 2016: 8:00 am - 12 pm

Litton Ag Center, 10780 Liv 235, Chillicothe

Register by February 26

 

This two-day course is designed to provide participants with basic information on how to comply with OSHA general industry standards.  Participants will understand employer/employee rights and responsibilities under the Occupational Safety and Health Act, learn how OSHA inspections are conducted, identify OSHA expectations for your safety and health programs, identify key provisions of the the tem most often cited standards, and get up-to-date on the latest changes to OSHA standards.

 

Council Member: $195/Others: $254

 


HAZMAT/HAZWOPER 8-HOUR REFRESHER

February 23, 2016: 8 am - 4 pm

Region H HSRT Building, 4950 Frederick, St. Joseph

Registration Deadline: February 16

 

March 31, 2016: 8 am - 4 pm

Northwest Technical School, 1515 Munn, Maryville

Registration Deadline: March 21

 

The HAZMAT 8-Hour Refresher course is meant for HAZMAT/HAZWOPER personnel who have previously completed a 24- or 40-hour course and are required to have eight hours of annual refresher training.  This program meets the needs of employees that must be updated on HAZMAT information and skills covering topics such as: laws and regulations, health hazards, references, operations, personal protection equipment, and decontamination.

 

Council Member: $195/Others: $254

 


FORKLIFT REFRESHER

May 17, 2016: 8 am - 10 am

St. Joseph Safety Council, 118 S 5th Street, St. Joseph

Registration Deadline: May 9

 

This class is for employees that need a short refresher in safe practices while operating all types of powered industrial trucks, including forklifts and motorized pallet jacks.  The course briefly reviews all training requirements found in OSHA Standard 1910.178 which governs safety operation of a variety of industrial trucks.  Training is classroom only.

 

Council Member: $45/Others: $60

 

 

 

ON-SITE TRAINING

Upon request, the Council can provide on-site training, including lift truck operator

training, 2-hour lift truck refresher and 2 1/2 hour defensive driver training. These

courses can be tailored to fit your company’s needs. We can also take the stress out of

scheduling trainers on a variety of topics at your facility. Give us a call to find out more.

 


 

CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellations for any class must be made at least three business days prior to the course; substitutions will be accepted. Those registered but not attending will be billed at the full cost of the course; late cancellations will be billed at half the cost of the course.

 
 

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