Accident Prevention Plan For USACE Contracts – Writing A Successful APP

Do you know what the requirements are to submit an Accident Prevention Plan to USACE? In this course you will learn how to prepare a site-specific APP – a detailed plan that addresses the management processes that will be used to prevent hazards from being present in all phases of the contract. As outlined in […]

Active Shooter Events – Crase – Free

Presented by the Maryland State Police and one of MSP’s lead Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE) Instructors. The Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE) course is designed and built on an “avoid, deny and defend” strategy developed by Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT). The course provides strategies, guidance and a proven […]

Advanced First Aid

OSHA mandates that a trained first aid responder must be present in high risk industries with the most dangerous jobs where medical emergencies require immediate emergency response. Ensure compliance and prepare your workforce with this comprehensive 16- to 40-hour advanced first aid course. It’s the industry-leading occupational first aid training that will help your workforce […]

Alive At 25 Defensive Driving

Alive at 25 is a highly interactive, law-enforcement instructed defensive driving course developed by the National Safety Council.  The curriculum is 4-hours long and directed to refreshing defensive driving skills and addressing decision-making behind the wheel.  The course is to be taken only by those that are under age 25. This class is used in […]

Associate Safety Professional (ASP) Examination Preparation Workshop

This workshop will prepare you for the Board of Certified Safety Professionals’ Safety Fundamentals Examination, which leads to the ASP designation. You will review more than 450 problems addressing all four sections covered by the exam. Learn To: Determine whether you are ready to attend the Safety Fundamental Examination Obtain answers to questions about core […]

ATSSA Flagger

All persons performing flagging along Maryland roadways are required to have passed the Maryland approved flagger course. The American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) Training Course is the only approved flagger training program for Maryland flaggers. This program is also recognized and approved in Delaware, Virginia, Pennsylvania and Washington DC. Upon successful completion of this […]

Attitudinal Dynamics Of Driving (6 Hours)

National Safety Council’s Attitudinal Dynamics of Driving is recommended most often for drivers with multiple traffic violations and those with poor driving behaviors who need a catalyst for positive change. This 6 hour, highly interactive instructor-led classroom course engages students in relearning road rules along with exercises designed to help them understand the connection between […]

Back Safety Train-The-Trainer

Back injuries account for 1 in 5 workplace injuries every year. Beat those odds and reduce absenteeism with our Back Safety Train-the-Trainer workshop! Get a video program and the training to implement it. J.J. Keller’s Back Safety: A Users Guide includes a program DVD, an instructor’s guide, 11 employee handbooks, and an awareness poster for your […]

Bloodborne & Airborne Pathogens

OSHA’s Bloodborne Pathogens Standard (29 CFR 1910.1030), requires employers to safeguard employees who face potential occupational exposure to blood or other potentially infectious materials (OPIM). If there is any chance you might encounter blood or other potentially infectious materials (OPIM), you face significant health risks. Bloodborne and airborne pathogens commonly found in the U.S. include […]

Bloodborne & Airborne Pathogens Train The Trainer

​Is Your Organization in Compliance with the OSHA Standard? Employees, business owners and anyone who has a reasonably anticipated occupational exposure to blood or other potentially infectious materials in the course of their work is covered under the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard 29CFR 1910.1030. This NSC instructor-led classroom course helps reduce these risks by focusing on how […]

CHST Prep

This workshop will assist you in preparation for the CHST examination. You will receive information on CHST education and experience requirements for the certification and practice questions addressing the eight areas to be covered by the exam. Benefits for employers to participate in this course: It is helpful when selecting qualified construction health and safety […]

Confined Space Train-The-Trainer

This Trainer Course in Permit-Required Confined Spaces is recommended for inspectors, auditors, safety and health professionals and those personnel responsible for writing, auditing, or training employees with an active role in permit space entry. This course was developed and designed to educate participants to train about all aspects of 29 CFR 1910.146. Prerequisite: In order to attend this course you must […]

CPR & AED Only Certification Training

National Safety Council’s First Aid Institute is an internationally recognized authority on first aid procedures and CPR & AED Instruction. Both programs are recognized by Federal OSHA and Maryland Occupational Safety & Health (MOSH). CPR programs comply with the latest guidelines as outlined by the American Heart Association. Course Includes:Student Materials and refreshments Click here […]

CSP Preparation Workshop

This three-day course is designed to prepare individuals for the Comprehensive Examination leading to certification as a CSP. The course covers the four areas of the exam; engineering, management, information management and communications, and professional conduct and ethics. Pertinent reference materials are also discussed to allow students to focus their studies in specific areas prior […]

Defensive Driving (6 Hours)

This National Safety Council Course provides the foundation of defensive driving. Drivers are fully engaged with high-impact hazard recognition videos and real life driving scenarios.   A key focus of the course is teaching the primary knowledge and techniques to be used behind the wheel.  Attendees will learn to apply the skills needed for dealing with […]

Defensive Driving Course (4 Hours)

The National Safety Council’s (NSC) Defensive Driving Course is recognized for its leading edge curriculum, defensive driving strategies, hazard recognition exercises and learner retention strategies. The NSC-Certified instructor uses new videos and the most relevant content to address today’s workforce driving challenges, behaviors, incident rates, road conditions, traffic laws and more. A certificate is issued […]

Defensive Driving Instructor Certification

Chesapeake Region Safety Council offers a variety of National Safety Council’s defensive driving instructor certification classes. Candidate instructors are trained to deliver DDC Course material through 2- and 3-day DDC Instructor eLearning courses and additional onsite trainings at CRSC. Here is a list of NSC Certified Defensive Driving Courses; however you must contact Traffic Services at 1.800.875.4770 […]

Driver Improvement Program (DIP)

Chesapeake Region Safety Council is approved by the Maryland MVA to teach Driver Improvement Program (DIP) classes.  This class is an instructional program intended to provide driver rehabilitation.  You may have been assigned to take a driver improvement program for one of the following reasons: You were referred by a District Court Judge; You were […]

Electrical Safety Train The Trainer

Electricity has long been recognized as a serious workplace hazard. OSHA’s electrical standards are designed to protect employees exposed to dangers such as electric shock, electrocution, fires, and explosions. Participants will gain the knowledge and skills to prepare and deliver training that explain hazards and acceptable corrective measures for Electrical Safety. This Trainer Course is […]

EM 385-1-1 Construction Safety Hazard Awareness For Contractors

This 40-hour class is designed specifically for contractors, military, and government employees, doing business with the US Navy, NAVFAC, US Army Corps of Engineers and other government agencies that require EM 385 training. Learn how to effectively submit: Accident Prevention Plan (APP) Learn how to properly prepare a site-specific APP – this plan must be […]

Emergency Preparedness Train The Trainer

Gain the knowledge and confidence to protect your employees and business in today’s uncertain world. The purpose of this training program is to train supervisors to identity organizational roles in emergencies and prepare for and respond to emergencies. From weather-related issues to active shooters in the workplace and more, it’s critical for employees to know the […]

Ergonomics – Managing For Results – National Safety Council

Repetitive motion and overexertion are the biggest risk factors facing American workers today. We’ll show you how to reduce the number and severity of musculoskeletal injuries in your workplace with a practical and effective ergonomics program. What you will learn: The basic concepts relating of ergonomics in the workplace Gain skills to recognize ergonomic risk […]

Excavation, Trenching & Soil Mechanics Train The Trainer

This Trainer Course in Trenching and Excavation is recommended for inspectors, auditors, safety and health professionals and those personnel responsible for writing, auditing, or training employees with an active role in trenching and excavations. This course was developed and designed to educate participants to train about all aspects of 29 CFR 1926 Subpart P Excavations. […]

Fall Protection Train The Trainer

FALLS ARE THE LEADING CAUSE OF DEATH IN CONSTRUCTION. In 2016, there were 370 fatal falls to a lower level out of 991 construction fatalities (BLS data). These deaths are preventable. This course will help you plan, prepare and deliver fall protection training to your workers to prevent injuries and fatalities from falls. Objective: This program […]

First Aid Only Certification Course

National Safety Council’s First Aid Institute is an internationally recognized authority on first aid procedures and CPR & AED Instruction. Both programs are recognized by Federal OSHA and Maryland Occupational Safety & Health (MOSH). CPR programs comply with the latest guidelines as outlined by the American Heart Association. First Aid is the immediate care given […]

First Aid, CPR & AED Certification

National Safety Council’s First Aid Institute is an internationally recognized authority on first aid procedures and CPR & AED Instruction. Both programs are recognized by Federal OSHA and Maryland Occupational Safety & Health (MOSH). CPR programs comply with the latest guidelines as outlined by the American Heart Association. First Aid is the immediate care given […]

First Aid, Cpr & AED Instructor Training

National Safety Council’s First Aid Institute is an internationally recognized authority on first aid procedures and CPR & AED Instruction. Both programs are recognized by Federal OSHA and Maryland Occupational Safety & Health (MOSH). CPR programs comply with the latest guidelines as outlined by the American Heart Association. When we updated our programs to cover […]

Fundamentals Of Industrial Hygiene – National Safety Council

Upon completion of the Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene course, you will be able to anticipate, recognize, evaluate and control physical, chemical, ergonomic, and biological hazards within your workplace. Who should attend? The course is designed for safety, health, environmental, and management personnel who have industrial hygiene responsibilities, but limited training or experience in industrial hygiene. […]

Incident Investigation – National Safety Council

Training goal – To focus on techniques for gathering complete, accurate and objective accident data used to arrive at true root causes and determine corrective action. To further examine and analyze data as a means of preventing injuries, property damage and financial losses. What you will learn: Employ effective investigation and interview techniques Analyze accidents […]

Job Safety Analysis – National Safety Council

Job Safety Analysis (JSA) is a proven process for controlling operating hazards and costs. Get a step-by-step overview of the process, and define your role in making it effective. Through lecture, demonstrations, and workshops, you’ll learn how to develop and manage a JSA program in your workplace. You’ll also learn how to enlist participation from […]

Lift Truck Operator

Course Topics: OSHA reminder points Pre-start safety inspections Design considerations (although there are many different types of lift trucks, there are certain basic design and operating principles) Moving the truck (scanning for hazards, operating safely around pedestrians, keeping a safe following distance behind other trucks, etc.) Setting down the load (positioning the truck to unload, […]

Lift Truck Train The Trainer

This OSHA compliant, comprehensive program covers every aspect of lift truck training and any operator, at every level of experience will benefit from the course. What you will learn: OSHA Powered Industrial Truck Standard 1910.178 and 1926.602 compliance How to evaluate operators’ performance How to educate nonoperators about working safely around powered industrial trucks How […]

Math Review For Certification Exams

This is an intensive review of essential math skills. This workshop is specifically designed for those preparing for certification examinations (ASP, CSP, CHST, OHST) and needing a hands-on review of essential skill areas. What you will learn: 1. Conversions – SI and English conversions of mass, length and time 2. Dimensional analysis – multi-step conversions […]

MSHA 101 – INTRODUCTION TO MSHA

Join us for an Introduction to MSHA Presented by: Adele L. Abrams, Esq., CMSP – MSHA approved training, incident investigation, safety audits. Expert witness on mine safety issues.Per 30 CFR Part 46.2(e), if you are a person, partnership, corporation, subsidiary of a corporation, firm, association, or other organization that contracts to perform services at a […]

MSHA’s Workplace Examinations New Rule

This new rule also applies to contractors doing construction and other service or maintenance work at mine sites. Safety Roundtable Presentation followed by question and answer session. On April 9, 2018, the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) released its final rule modifying workplace examination requirements for operators of surface and underground metal and […]

NFPA70E – Electrical Safe Work Practices

NFPA 70E compliance saves lives, reduces liability, and helps avoid unexpected downtime and revenue loss. Learn what’s new? What’s changed? in the 2018 NFPA 70E In a fraction of a second, an electrical incident can claim lives and cause permanently disabling injuries. In fact, hundreds of deaths and thousands of burn injuries occur each year due to […]

Opioids – What You Need To Know

CRSC – Opioids in the Workplace – Roundtable Discussion and Presentation According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, every day, more than 115 people in the United States die after overdosing on opioids. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that the total “economic burden” of prescription opioid misuse alone in the United States […]

OSHA 10 Hour For Construction Industry

Facilitators identify safety and health principles that help you meet OSHA requirements. Special emphasis is placed on areas in construction that most commonly result in worker injury or property damage. You are also briefed on basic instructional approaches, improving compliance communication, and training at the work site. Topics include but not limited to: Introduction to […]

OSHA 10 Hour For Construction Industry – Spanish

Facilitators identify safety and health principles that help you meet OSHA requirements. Special emphasis is places on areas in construction that most commonly result in worker injury or property damage. You are also briefed on basic instructional approaches, improving compliance communication, and training at the work site. Topics include but not limited to: Introduction to […]

OSHA 10 Hour For General Industry

This training program is intended to provide entry level general industry workers information about their rights, employer responsibilities and how to identify, abate, avoid and prevent job related hazards on a job site. The training covers a variety of general industry safety and health hazards which a worker may encounter. Topics include but not limited […]

OSHA 2015 – Hazardous Materials

This course covers OSHA General Industry Standards and other consensus and proprietary standards that relate to the use of hazardous materials. Course topics include flammable and combustible liquids, compressed gases, LP-gases, and cryogenic liquids. Related processes such as spraying and dipping, and use of electrical equipment in hazardous locations are also discussed. Upon course completion […]

OSHA 2045 – Machinery And Machine Guarding Standards

This course covers the various types of common machinery, machine safe guards, and related OSHA regulations and procedures.  Guidance is provided on the hazards associated with various types of machinery and the determination of proper machine safe guards.  Course topics include machinery processes, mechanical motions, points of operation, control of hazardous energy sources (lockout/tagout), guarding […]

OSHA 2055 – Cranes In Construction

This course covers the best practices in crane and derrick operation using the OSHA Cranes and Derricks in Construction Rule as a guide. This new course will comprehensively address key hazards related to cranes and derricks on construction worksites, including the four main causes of worker death and injury: electrocution, crushed by parts of the […]

OSHA 2225 – Respiratory Protection

This course covers the requirements for the establishment, maintenance, and monitoring of a respiratory protection program.  Course topics include terminology, OSHA Respiratory Protection Standards, NIOSH certification, respiratory protection programs, and medical evaluation requirements. Program highlights include workshops on respirator selection, qualitative and quantitative fit testing, and the use of respiratory protection and support equipment. Upon […]

OSHA 2255 – Principles Of Ergonomics

This course covers the use of ergonomic principles to recognize, evaluate, and control workplace conditions that cause or contribute to musculoskeletal and nerve disorders. Course topics include work physiology, anthropometry, musculoskeletal disorders, use of video display terminals, and risk factors such as vibration, temperature, material handling, repetition, and lifting and transfers in health care. Course […]

OSHA 2264 – Permit-Required Confined Space Entry

This course covers the safety and health hazards associated with permit-required confined space entry.  Course topics include recognition of confined space hazards, identification of permit and non-permit required confined spaces, use of instrumentation to evaluate atmospheric hazards, ventilation techniques, development and implementation of a confined space program, proper signage, and training requirements.  This course features […]

OSHA 30 Hour For Construction Industry

Facilitators identify safety and health principles that help you meet OSHA requirements. Special emphasis is placed on areas in construction that most commonly result in worker injury or property damage. You are also briefed on basic instructional approaches, improving compliance communication, and training at the work site. Topics Include but not limited to: Introduction to […]

OSHA 30 Hour For Construction Industry – Spanish

Facilitators identify safety and health principles that help you meet OSHA requirements. Special emphasis is places on areas in construction that most commonly result in worker injury or property damage. You are also briefed on basic instructional approaches, improving compliance communication, and training at the work site. Topics Include but not limited to: Introduction to […]

OSHA 30 Hour For General Industry

This training program is intended to provide entry level general industry workers information about their rights, employer responsibilities and how to identify, abate, avoid and prevent job related hazards on a job site. The training covers a variety of general industry safety and health hazards which a worker may encounter. Topics include but not limited […]

OSHA 3015 – Excavation, Trenching And Soil Mechanics

This course covers the OSHA Excavation Standard and safety and health aspects of excavation and trenching.  Course topics include practical soil mechanics and its relationship to the stability of shored and unshored slopes and walls of excavations, introduction of various types of shoring (wood timbers and hydraulic), soil classification, and use of protective systems.  Testing […]

OSHA 3085 Principles Of Scaffolding

This course covers the requirements for safe construction and use of scaffolding using OSHA’s construction scaffold standards as a guide. Course topics include hazards associated with scaffold design, assembly, disassembly and use, types of scaffolds, determining scaffold capacity, employee qualifications and training and maintenance, repair and inspection requirements. Students will participate in workshops to reinforce […]

OSHA 3095 – Electrical Standards

This course covers OSHA Electrical Standards and the hazards associated with electrical installations and equipment.  Course topics include single- and three-phase systems, cord- and plug-connected and fixed equipment, grounding, ground fault circuit interrupters, and safety-related work practices. Emphasis is placed on electrical hazard recognition and OSHA Standards, policies, and procedures and applicable portions of the […]

OSHA 3115 – Fall Protection

This course covers the OSHA Fall Protection Standard for construction and an overview of fall protection methods.  Course topics include principles of fall protection, components and limitations of fall arrest systems, and OSHA Standards and policies regarding fall protection.  Students will participate in workshops demonstrating the inspection and use of fall protection equipment, residential construction […]

OSHA 500 – Trainer Course In Occupational Safety & Health Standards For The Construction Industry

This course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour construction safety and health Outreach Training Program to their employees and other interested groups. Using OSHA Construction Standards as a guide, special emphasis is placed on those topics required in the 10- and 30-hour programs as well as those which are most […]

OSHA 501 – Trainer Course In Occupational Safety And Health Standards For General Industry

This course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10 and 30-hour general industry safety and health Outreach training program to their employees and other interested groups. Using the OSHA General Industry Standards as a guide, special emphasis is placed on those topics required in the 10- and 30-hour programs as well as those […]

OSHA 502 – Update For Construction Industry Outreach Trainers

This course is designed for Outreach Training Program trainers who have completed OSHA #500 Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry and are authorized trainers in the OSHA Outreach Training Program.  The course provides an update on OSHA Construction Standards, policies, and regulations.  Upon course completion students will have the ability […]

OSHA 503 – Update For General Industry Outreach Trainers

OSHA 503 – UPDATE FOR GENERAL INDUSTRY OUTREACH TRAINERS This course is designed for Outreach Training Program trainers who have completed course #501 Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry and who are authorized trainers in the OSHA Outreach Training Program.  The course provides an update on OSHA General Industry Standards, policies, and […]

OSHA 510 – Occupational Safety And Health Standards For The Construction Industry

This course covers OSHA Standards, policies, and procedures in the construction industry.  Topics include scope and application of the OSHA Construction Standards, construction safety and health principles, and special emphasis on those areas in construction which are most hazardous.  Upon course completion students will have the ability to define construction terms found in the OSHA […]

OSHA 511 – Occupational Safety And Health Standards For General Industry

This course covers OSHA Standards, policies, and procedures in general industry.  Topics include scope and application of the OSHA General Industry Standards, general industry principles and special emphasis on those areas in general industry which are most hazardous.  Upon course completion students will have the ability to define general industry terms found in the OSHA […]

OSHA 521 – OSHA Guide To Industrial Hygiene

This course covers industrial hygiene practices and related OSHA regulations and procedures.  Course topics include recognition, evaluation, and control of chemical, physical, biological and ergonomic hazards, Permissible Exposure Limits (PEL), OSHA health standards, respiratory protection, engineering controls, OSHA sampling protocols and strategies, and workplace health program elements.  The course features workshops in health hazard recognition, […]

OSHA 5400 Trainer Course In Occupational Safety And Health Standards For The Maritime Industry

This course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour Maritime safety and health Outreach Training Program to their employees and other interested groups. Special emphasis is placed on those topics required in the 10- and 30-hour Outreach Training Program as well as the most hazardous in the maritime industry using OSHA […]

OSHA 5410 – Occupational Safety And Health Standards For The Maritime Industry

This course covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards for the maritime industry. Using the OSHA Maritime Standards as a guide, special emphasis is placed on those areas in the maritime industry which are most hazardous.  Upon course completion students will define maritime terms found in the OSHA Maritime Standards, identify hazards in the maritime industry […]

OSHA 5600 – Disaster Site Worker Train-The-Trainer Course

This course prepares experienced Outreach Training Program trainers to present OSHA #7600 Disaster Site Worker Course, intended for second responders (those arriving hours or days after the event).  Course topics include the National Response Framework, the Incident Command System, disaster work zone safety, respiratory protection, communication issues, applying elements of successful adult training programs, and knowledge, […]

OSHA 5602 – Update For Disaster Site Worker Trainer Course

This course is intended to update the authorized Disaster Site Worker trainer with new technical and regulatory information related to disaster response and the role of OSHA in coordinating occupational safety and health in the National Response Framework.  Participants will have the opportunity to share “lessons learned” from teaching OSHA #7600 Disaster Site Worker Course. Student […]

OSHA 6005 – Collateral Duty For Other Federal Agencies

This course covers the OSH Act, Executive Order 12196, and the OSHA General Industry Standards.  This course is intended for federal agency collateral duty safety and health personnel. With use of the OSHA General Industry Standards, special emphasis is placed on areas in general industry which are most hazardous.  Upon course completion students will have […]

OSHA 7000 – OSHA Training Guidelines For Safe Patient Handling

This course covers OSHA ergonomic guidelines for safe patient handling and methods to protect workers in all health care settings.  Using OSHA’s Ergonomics Guidelines for Nursing Homes as a basis for any healthcare facility, this course focuses on analyzing and identifying ergonomic hazards and practical solutions to address these issues.  Course topics include developing an ergonomic work […]

OSHA 7005 – Public Warehousing And Storage

This course covers the hazards and injuries likely to occur in public warehousing and storage operations, including encounters with powered industrial trucks, material handling, lifting and ergonomics, hazard communication, walking and working surfaces, and life safety including fire protection and evacuation.  This course is intended for warehouse workers, supervisors, and employers responsible for developing safe […]

OSHA 7100 – Introduction To Machinery And Machine Safeguarding

This course covers the process to identify, select and properly safeguard machinery to protect employees and others in the work area and deliver appropriate training in safe work practices.  Course topics include types of machinery requiring guarding, point of operation, emergency eyewash/shower requirements, hazard communication, OSHA Machinery and Machine Guarding Standards violations, and corrective actions. […]

OSHA 7105 – Introduction To Evacuation And Emergency Planning

This course covers OSHA requirements for emergency action and fire protection plans. Course topics include purpose and requirements of emergency action and fire prevention plans, elements of emergency evacuation plans, and features of design and maintenance of emergency exit routes. Students will participate in workshops pertaining to the development of emergency action plans.  Upon course […]

OSHA 7110 – Safe Bolting: Principles And Practices

This course covers awareness of safety issues involved in bolting applications. Course topics include safe operation and handling of high powered bolting tools, pressure vessels and piping, machinery or mechanical joints, and structural connections.  The course provides workshops and demonstrations of safe bolting applications.  The target audience is first line mechanical operators including millwrights, pipefitters, […]

OSHA 7115 – Lockout/Tagout

This course covers the role and responsibility of the employer to develop and implement an energy control program, or lock-out/tag-out (LOTO) for the protection of workers while performing servicing and maintenance activities on machinery and equipment.  Course topics include types of hazardous energy, detecting hazardous conditions, implementing control measures as they relate to the control […]

OSHA 7120 – Introduction To Combustible Dust Hazards (2 Days)

This course covers the hazards posed by combustible dust within general industry.  Course topics include recognizing the hazards and risks associated with combustible dust, control of electrical installation hazards, and developing controls and strategies to prevent or mitigate combustible dust fires and explosions.  Upon course completion the student will have the ability to utilize strategies […]

OSHA 7200 – Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control For Healthcare Facilities

This course covers the development and implementation of Exposure Control Plans (ECP) for healthcare facilities.  Course topics include understanding the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard, determining potential exposure and methods of control, developing an ECP, vaccinations, exposure incidents, training, and record keeping.  The target audience is the program administrator, manager, or other personnel designated with the […]

OSHA 7205 – Health Hazard Awareness

This course covers common health hazards that are encountered in the workplace.  These health hazards include exposure to chemicals, asbestos, silica and lead. Course topics include identification and evaluation of health hazards and their sources of exposure, health hazard information, and engineering and work practice controls.  Students participate in workshops on evaluation and abatement of […]

OSHA 7210 – Pandemic Influenza And Workplace Preparedness

This course covers recognizing hazards and risks associated with a pandemic influenza event and developing strategies to assist a business,  community, or  family with realistic preparation for a pandemic event.  Course topics include potential impact of a pandemic influenza event on a business and community, critical elements of a preparedness plan, and realistic strategies for […]

OSHA 7300 – Understanding OSHA’S Permit-Required Confined Space Standard

This course covers the requirements of the OSHA Permit-Required Confined Space Standard.  Course topics include safety and health hazards associated with confined space entry, and the evaluation, prevention, and abatement of these hazards.  The course covers OSHA requirements; it  does not feature workshops (instrumentation, control methods and testing) which are included in the OSHA #2264 Permit-Required […]

OSHA 7400 – Noise In The Construction Industry

This course covers the evaluation and reduction of noise hazards in the construction industry.   Course topics include OSHA Construction Noise Standards, properties of sound, noise-induced hearing loss, noise exposure control, selection and use of hearing protection, conducting sound level surveys, and worker training.  Classroom demonstrations of noise instrumentation and hearing protection devices are featured.  The […]

OSHA 7405 – Fall Hazard Awareness For The Construction Industry

This course covers the identification, evaluation, prevention and control of fall hazards in the construction industry.  The course focuses on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls.  Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards.  At the conclusion of […]

OSHA 7410 – Managing Excavation Hazards

This course covers the roles and responsibilities of the employer to educate and assign a competent person to excavation sites.  Course topics include understanding and application of definitions relating to the OSHA Excavation Standard, excavation hazards and control measures, soil analysis techniques, protective system requirements and emergency response.  Upon course completion, students will understand the […]

OSHA 7415 – OSHA Construction Industry Requirements (Major Hazards And Prevention)

This course provides federal and public sector employees with pertinent information regarding OSHA requirements and guidelines applicable to construction industry activities and operations. Topics include recognition of major safety and health hazards in the construction industry, prevention strategies, safety and health management systems, OSHA requirements and guidelines, and resources available. The course is an interactive […]

OSHA 7500 – Introduction To Safety And Health Management

This course covers the effective implementation of a company’s safety and health management system.  The course addresses the four core elements of an effective safety and health management system and those central issues that are critical to each element’s proper management.  This course is an interactive training session focusing on class discussion and workshops.  Upon […]

OSHA 7505 – Introduction To Incident (Accident) Investigation

This course covers an introduction to basic accident investigation procedures and describes accident analysis techniques.  Course topics include reasons for conducting accident investigations, employer responsibilities related to workplace accident investigations, and a six step accident investigation procedure.  The target audience is the employer, manager, employee or employee representative who is involved in conducting accident and/or […]

OSHA 7510 – Introduction To OSHA For Small Business

This course covers an introduction to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the OSH Act for owners and managers of small businesses.  Course topics include an introduction to OSHA, OSHA Standards, the inspection process, implementing a safety and health program, worker training requirements and assistance available to small businesses.  Upon course completion students […]

OSHA 7845 – Recordkeeping Rule Seminar

This course covers OSHA requirements for maintaining and posting records of occupational injuries and illnesses, and reporting specific cases to OSHA.  Upon course completion students will have the ability to identify OSHA requirements for recordkeeping, posting and reporting and to complete OSHA Form 300 Log of Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses, OSHA Form 300A Summary of Work-Related Injuries […]

Principles Of Occupational Safety And Health (POSH) – National Safety Council

POSH is an intensive course covering 19 topics which will give you a firm foundation in the fundamentals of workplace safety and health. This course curriculum with important safety concepts and emphasis on best practices builds a core for implementing and managing a safety program. Nationally recognized safety curriculum based on proven best practices Develops critical thinking skills […]

Reasonable Suspicion For Supervisors Train-The-Trainer

This course is designed to help you meet the DOT training requirements for supervisors of covered safety-sensitive employees as described in 49 CFR Part 40. Introduction: Purpose and Scope Other Resources Reasonable Suspicion Employer’s Responsibilities (40.11-40.27) Alcohol Suspicion Drug Suspicion Signs and Symptoms Education and Training: Signs & Symptoms of Alcohol & Controlled Substances Use […]

Respiratory Protection Train-The-Trainer

An estimated 5 million workers are required to wear respirators in 1.3 million workplaces throughout the United States. Respirators protect workers against insufficient oxygen environments, harmful dusts, fogs, smokes, mists, gases, vapors, and sprays. These hazards may cause cancer, lung impairment, diseases, or death. Compliance with the OSHA Respiratory Protection Standard could avert hundreds of […]

Rigger & Signal Person Train-The-Trainer

Participants will learn to prevent incidents that result in property damage, injury, and death, related to the rigging and signal-person duties of operation of cranes when used in construction, demolition, and maintenance. This day and a half training is for individuals who work under the supervision of a competent person and on a routine basis […]

Rigger & Signal Person Training

This training is for individuals who work under the supervision of a competent person and on a routine basis perform rigging work engaged in lifting loads other than rigging for special lifts, or the erection, dismantling, jumping or reconfiguring of cranes or all of these. This person is also trained to communicate guidance and direction […]

Risk Management – Certificate in Fundamentals of Risk Management

Closing the gap between safety and long-term profits. Risk Management – Part I – How It Can Work for You The initial coursework  in this series addresses the basics and fundamentals of risk management. It defines the process and helps you identify, not only your business risks, but your assets exposed to loss. After prioritizing […]

Risk Management Part I – Risk Management – What It Is And How It Works

RISK MANAGEMENT PART I – RISK MANAGEMENT – WHAT IT IS AND HOW IT WORKSA key question asked of many safety and health professionals by business and finance executives is: Do safety and health management programs improve a company’s bottom line? The answer is indisputable – “YES”. In addition to direct savings on worker’s compensation […]

Risk Management Part II – Risk Financing – Cost Effective Insurance And Claims Management

Risk Financing – Cost Effective Insurance and Claims Management This program builds on the foundation established in Part I – Risk Management – What It Is and How It Works for You. This second in our series will first touch on an overview of available risk management techniques and then focus on risk financing methods. […]

Risk Management Part III– Risk Control Measures, Program Management And The Return On Investment

The third and final part of our series addresses the topic of risk control techniques and other relevant aspects of a risk management program to eliminate, or minimize, losses to your assets.  Understanding the basics of risk control techniques is an important step in establishing a risk management program for your organization. Other business issues that directly affect your risk […]

Safety Inspections – National Safety Council

This workshop provides an overview of the safety and health inspection process, then examines specific techniques to improve the process. Participants learn to develop and use checklists in continuous and formal safety inspections. Topics Include: Pre-inspection tasks What to inspect and where to gather information Recording observations Handling employee reactions to the inspection process Developing […]

Safety Management Techniques – National Safety Council

Safety Management Techniques (SMT) is designed to assist safety and health professionals who are responsible for managing employees and/or projects in safety and health efforts. SMT is part of the curriculum toward achieving the Advanced Safety Certificate. Attend this course if you are coordinating, supervising, or managing safety and health efforts at your facility/company. Designed […]

Safety Training Methods – National Safety Council

Safety Training Methods focuses on the knowledge and skills required to assess your training needs, as well as plan, organize, create, and deliver performance-based safety and health training programs. While emphasis is on developing and delivering instructor-lead/classroom training, you’ll become acquainted with other instructional methods and media used to effectively train employees on safety and […]

Scaffold Safety

Employers must have a “competent person” to determine the feasibility and safety of protection for employees erecting or dismantling supported scaffolds. Employers must protect employees from scaffold related hazards such as falls, falling objects structural instabilities, electrocution, or overloading. Topics Include: General Requirements & Definitions Fall Protection & Falling Object Projection Scaffold Platforms Safe Access […]

Scaffold Train-The-Trainer

This program provides the elements to develop a good Scaffold Safety Training Program to include: Determine Scaffold training needs Identify goals and objectives Develop learning activities (i.e., lecture, on-the-job, hands-on, discussion, or a combination of all of these) Conduct the training – each student will be responsible to develop and present an assigned topic on […]

Self Propelled Elevating Work Platforms Train-The-Trainer

This is a comprehensive training program for Self-Propelled Elevating Work Platforms to prepare employees to train on hazard identification, inspection and safe operating practices back at their facility. Upon completion of this course attendees will have the skills and knowledge necessary to ensure safe work practices and procedures. Topics Include: Inspection of potential work areas […]

Silica – Competent Person Train-The-Trainer

Are You Ready for OSHA’s Respirable Crystalline Silica Standard? Competent Person Train the Trainer Course at the Chesapeake Region Safety Council presented by the law office of Adele L. Abrams P.C. What is a Competent Person under the OSHA Construction Standard for Respirable Crystalline Silica?  It is someone who has the knowledge to identify and the […]

Supervisors Development

Train supervisors to Lead Safety Improvement The NSC Supervisors’ Safety Development Program (SSDP) trains supervisors and managers to incorporate best safety practices into their daily management activities. Supervisors will acquire the knowledge, leadership skills and methods to apply safety as part of their responsibilities and become your most effective safety leaders and advocates. A key […]

Supervisors Development Train-The-Trainer

The new National Safety Council Supervisor’s Safety Development Program (SSDP) trains supervisors and managers to incorporate best safety practices into their daily management activities. Supervisors will acquire the knowledge, leadership skills and methods to apply safety as part of their responsibilities and become your most effective safety leaders and advocates. A key feature of the […]

Team Safety – National Safety Council

Team Safety shows you how to make group safety efforts work for your organization. You’ll learn how to build an effective safety team, or get the most from the team you’ve already got. The course includes a self-assessment of your level of understanding, and interactive exercises for an opportunity to use your newly learned concepts. […]

The VILT Challenge

How to teach virtually – Preparation for the Safety Professional You as a safety professional have been given the opportunity to reach a broader audience through live Virtual training. This delivery method has many challenges and we can help you get started with VILT or improve on your current program. How will I meet the […]

Walking Working Surfaces And Personal Fall Protection Systems – OSHA’S New Final Rule

In 2017, after 46 years, OSHA revises the outdated general industry Walking-Working Surfaces and Personal Protective Equipment (Fall Protection Systems) standards. The final rule applies to all general industry workplaces and covers all walking-working surfaces, which include horizontal and vertical surfaces such as floors, stairs, roofs, ladders, ramps, scaffolds, elevated walkways, and fall protection systems. […]