We are an OSHA Host Training Organization

The following classes will be held on the Helena College campus. Course tuition includes course materials (including a copy of the pertinent regulations), coffee/snack breaks, and course credits.

If you are interested in more details or registration, you can pick up a registration form at our office, download here, call 801-581-4055, or visit:
http://medicine.utah.edu/rmcoeh/continuing-education/course-schedule.php

OSHA 3115: Fall Arrest Systems

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 fall protection, training requirements, and develop­ing a fall protection program. Upon course completion students will have the ability to assess compliance with the OSHA Fall Protection Standard, evaluate installed passive systems and fall arrest systems, and develop and implement fall protection plans.

August 8 – 10, 2016. Cost: $650

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 methods are demonstrated and students participate in workshops in the use of instruments such as penetrometers, torvane shears, and engineering rods. Upon course comple­tion students will have the ability to assess their employer’s compliance with the OSHA Excavation Standard, utilize soil testing methods to classify soil types, determine protective systems for excavation operations, and training requirements.

October 3 – 5, 2016. Cost: $650

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 National Electrical Code (NEC). Students will participate in workshops on the safe and correct use of electrical testing equipment. Upon course completion students will have the ability to understand the severity of electrical current on the human body, recognize and evaluate actual and potential electrical hazards and reference the applicable OSHA Standard, determine hazard abatement measures, and understand the proper use of electrical testing equipment.

November 14-17, 2016. Cost: $675