Safety Training

Customized Training

Training employees about workplace safety and health is an investment in your employees and your company. The Center for Enterprise offers a wide assortment of training courses and programs that help develop employee and employer knowledge on the recognition, avoidance, and prevention of safety and health hazards in their workplace.

Courses

Introduction to OSHA and the OSH Act

This course gives a basic overview of OSHA, OSHA act, and OSHA’s role in prevention and elimination of work-related illnesses and injuries. It includes information about employer and employee rights and responsibilities, and a very brief look at the inspection process, reporting and recordkeeping. This course will prove beneficial for those who are directly or indirectly involved with OSHA and OSH Act.

OSHA 10-hour Construction Industry

The 10 Hour Construction Industry Outreach Program is intended to provide an entry level construction worker’s general awareness on recognizing and preventing hazards on a construction site. OSHA recommends Training Program courses as an orientation to occupational safety and health for workers covered by OSHA 29 CFR 1926.

OSHA 10-hour General Industry

The 10 Hour General Industry Outreach Program is intended to provide entry level workers with general awareness on recognizing and preventing hazards on a job site. OSHA recommends Training Program courses as an orientation to occupational safety and health for workers covered by OSHA 29 CFR 1910.

OSHA 30-hour Construction Industry

The OSHA 30 hour training course in construction is designed to help foremen, supervisors, superintendents, safety staff, safety committee members, and others with responsibility for workplace safety get up to speed on the basic OSHA health and safety regulations for their workplace. The OSHA 30 hour construction training course also provides students with an overview of how the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) functions.

OSHA 30-hour General Industry

The 30 Hour General Industry Outreach Program is a comprehensive safety program designed for anyone involved in but not limited to Health Care, Manufacturing, Warehousing, Distribution and Retail. Specifically devised for safety directors, foremen, and field supervisors. The program provides complete information on OSHA compliance issues. OSHA recommends Training Programs as an orientation to occupational safety and health for workers covered by OSHA 29 CFR 1910. General Industry workers must receive additional training, when required by OSHA standards, on specific hazards of the job.

OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens

This training course is designed to provide a basic understanding of Bloodborne pathogens, common modes of their transmission, methods of prevention, and other pertinent information. Through this course, students will able to meet the requirements of OSHA’s Bloodborne Pathogen Standard.

OSHA Compliance Training for Medical and Dental

This is the most comprehensive training program available. We provide everything you need to ensure compliance with all OSHA standards and requirements! Keywords: Nurses, Hygienists, Business and Office Managers, Safety and Risk Managers, Administrators, Medical Assistants, All Lab Personnel, Medical Technologists, Dentists, Dental Assistants, Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners.

OSHA Confined Space Entry Training

This Confined Space Entry Training is based on the OSHA 1910.146 permit-required confined space standards for general industry. Overview of OSHA's permit-required confined space entry standards, Key definitions, Hazards associated with confined space work, Identifying confined spaces that are permit-required, OSHA requirements for reclassification of permit spaces to non-permit, Alternate entry procedures for select permit-required confined spaces, Signage requirements, Elements of a written confined space entry program, The entry permit, Duties of entrants, attendants, and entry supervisors, Rescue requirements, Dealing with on-site contractors, Identifying and measuring atmospheric hazards and Ventilation techniques.

OSHA Electrical Safety

This course provides an overview of basic electrical safety for individuals with little or limited training or familiarity with electrical hazards and is designed for any worker who may use extension cords, electric tools, etc.

OSHA Fall Protection

This course gives you a basic understanding about OSHA’s role in prevention and elimination of work-related illnesses and injuries. The OSHA standard identifies areas or activities where fall protection is needed. It clarifies what an employer must do to provide fall protection for employees, such as identifying and evaluating fall hazards and providing training. Under the standard, employers are able to select fall protection measures compatible with the type of work being performed.

OSHA Fire Protection

Fires can occur accidentally in the workplace without warning. OSHA fire safety training is required in order to protect both the employees and property of companies by preparing them about what they need to do in case of a fire. This course has been designed to deliver firsthand information about fires and fire protection measures. After completing this course, you will be able to identify different types of fires and how safety measures can be taken to avoid a disastrous situation. We will also discuss the different types of fire extinguishers in use and discover how careful planning and precautionary measures can be taken to save lives and property.

OSHA General Health and Safety

This course is designed for those who want to learn about recognition, avoidance and prevention of unsafe conditions in regulated employments. Topics include definitions, recognition of unsafe conditions, avoidance of unsafe conditions, and prevention of unsafe conditions.

OSHA Hand and Power Tools

This course gives you a basic understanding about OSHA’s role in prevention and elimination of work-related illnesses and injuries. Hand and power tools are a part of our everyday lives and help us to easily perform tasks that otherwise would be difficult or impossible. However, these simple tools can be hazardous, and have the potential for causing severe injuries when used or maintained improperly. Special attention toward hand and power tool safety is necessary in order to reduce or eliminate these hazards.

OSHA Hazard Communication - Global Harmonizing

The Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) provides information to workers and employers about various chemical hazards that exist in the workplace, and what protective measures they can take in order to prevent the adverse effects of such hazards. This course gives you a basic understanding of how to deal with hazardous chemicals and how workers can prevent and protect themselves from fatal chemical hazards.

OSHA Hazardous Materials

Hazardous materials are considered any substance or compound that has a capability of producing adverse effects on the health and safety of humans. Every year thousands of workers get injured or killed because of fatal chemical or other toxic hazards. OSHA and other authorities have provided many rules and regulations in order to prevent hazards and perform safe operations at the workplace.

OSHA Hazards of Asbestos in the Workplace

This course introduces the students to the hazards of asbestos in the workplace and provides information about the measures that must be taken in order to minimize the effects of exposure to asbestos.

OSHA HAZWOPER 24-hour Course

In compliance with OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 regulations, (24 hour HAZWOPER regulations) this training is required for individuals who plan to work in a area that is defined as a HAZWOPER Work Site. This course covers broad issues pertaining to the hazard recognition at work sites. OSHA has developed the HAZWOPER program to protect the workers working at hazardous sites and devised extensive regulations to ensure their safety and health. This course, while identifying different types of hazards, also suggests possible precautions and protective measures to reduce or eliminate hazards at the work place.

OSHA HAZWOPER 40-hour Course

HAZWOPER 40-hour is required for workers that perform activities that expose or potentially expose them to hazardous substances. This course is specifically designed for workers who are involved in clean-up operations, voluntary clean-up operations, emergency response operations, and storage, disposal, or treatment of hazardous substances or uncontrolled hazardous waste sites. Topics include: protection against hazardous chemicals, elimination of hazardous chemicals, safety of workers and the environment, and OSHA regulations. This course covers topics included in 29 CFR 1910.120.

OSHA HAZWOPER 8-hour Annual Refresher Course

This course is comprised of nine sections covering topics pertaining to workplace hazards associated with Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER). Topics include HAZWOPER regulations, site characterization, toxicology, hazard recognition, personal protective equipment, decontamination, medical surveillance, confined space entry and emergency procedures.

OSHA Lockout Tagout

This course is specifically designed to inform employees of the minimum requirements for the lockout or tag out of energy isolating devices whenever maintenance or servicing is done on machines or equipment, or when the machine or equipment is broken and cannot be repaired due to awaiting parts. The purpose of this training is to reduce the number of injuries by accidental start- up of a machine or piece of equipment while undergoing servicing or routine maintenance. This training meets the requirements of 29 CFR 1910.147 Control of Hazardous Energy.

OSHA Machinery and Machine Guarding

This course will help workers to protect themselves from moving machinery. After completion of this course, workers will be able to properly apply the OSHA Machine and Machine Guarding requirements to their day to day work activities.

OSHA Material Handling and Storage

Handling and storing materials involve diverse operations such as hoisting tons of steel with a crane; driving a truck loaded with concrete blocks; carrying bags or materials manually; and stacking palletized bricks or other materials such as drums, barrels, kegs, and lumber. This course specifies the materials handling and storage procedures developed by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to reduce injuries resulting from mishandling or improper storage. This Course meets the training requirements for 29 CFR 1910.176.

OSHA Means of Egress & Fire Protection

Every year thousands of people are injured or killed because of inappropriate exit routes. It is a harsh fact that inadequate egress provisions are usually more responsible for casualties and fatalities than the actual emergency. This course gives you a basic understanding of means of egress and fire protection methods. It is essential to know how we can save co-workers’ lives as well as our own in workplace.

OSHA Personal Protective Equipment

This course will provide the employers and the employees with knowledge concerning the proper selection, care and use of personal protective equipment. They will be informed of the requirements for compliance with OSHA requirements.

OSHA Safety Orientation

Employees may be exposed to many safety and health hazards while on the job. These include chemical hazards, fire hazards, electrical hazards, confined space hazards, etc. This course aims to present an overview of some basic workplace hazards and how employees can protect themselves from them.

OSHA Scaffolding

This course attempts to provide a general overview of the safety measures that are required when working on a scaffold. The course begins with an introduction into the various types of scaffolds, and goes onto to outline the OSHA safety requirements and safety measure that can be taken to ensure that employees working on scaffolds are at little risk of injury or death.

OSHA Stairways & Ladders

This course gives you a basic understanding of OSHA standards and its role in the prevention and elimination of work-related injuries and fatalities due to stairways and ladders at workplaces.

Customized Training to Fit Your Needs

Northeast Community College can customize training to meet your business or organization's needs. Training can be held at one of Northeast's facilities or yours and will be arranged to fit your schedule to include various shifts if necessary.

Please contact one of our staff members for more information about customized training:

Tracy Melcher – Account Executive
(402) 844-7235
tracy@northeast.edu
Jim McCarville – Account Executive
(402) 844-7238
jamesam@northeast.edu