We are an OSHA Training Facility

The following classes will be held on the Helena College campus. Course tuition includes course materials (including a copy of the pertinent regulations), coffee 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 https://umarket.utah.edu/um2/rmcoeh

OSHA 501: Trainer Course Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry

Designed for personnel in the private sector interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour construction safety and health outreach program to their employees. Course participants are briefed on effective instructional approaches and the effective use of visual aids and handouts. This course allows the student to become a trainer in the Outreach Program and to conduct both courses and to issue cards to participants.

Note: Students must prepare a one-hour presentation on an assigned topic and successfully pass a written exam. To determine if you meet eligibility requirements, call 801-581-4055 for a pre-requisite verification form.

August 5-8; $675

OSHA 500: Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for the Construction Industry

This course is designed for personnel in the private sector interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour construction safety and health outreach program to their employees and other interested groups. Special emphasis is placed on those topics that are required in the 10- and 30-hour programs as well as on those that are the most hazardous, using OSHA standards as a guide. Course participants are briefed on effective instructional approaches and the effective use of visual aids and handouts. This course allows the student to become a trainer in the Outreach Program and to conduct both a 10- and 30-hour construction safety and health course and to issue cards to participants verifying course completion.
Note: Students in Course #500 who wish to participate as authorized trainers in the OSHA Outreach Training Program must prepare a one-hour presentation on an assigned OSHA Construction Industry topic individually or as part of a group and successfully pass a written exam at the end of the course. Please bring a flash drive or laptop, if possible, for your presentation.

September 2-5; $675

OSHA 3015: Excavation, Trenching, and Soil Mechanics

This course provides instruction on the OSHA standards and safety aspects of excavation and trenching. Participants learn the principles of practical soil mechanics and its relationship to the stability of shored and unshored slopes and walls of excavations. Various types of shoring are covered, testing methods are demonstrated and an exercise is completed using instruments such as penetrometers, torvane shears and engineering rods. Topics include:
• Excavations
• Soil classification
• Sloping and benching
• Timber shoring for trenches
• Aluminum hydraulic shoring for trenches
• Alternatives to timber shoring
• Selection of protective equipment

October 15-17; $610