Title of course: 10 - Hour OSHA Construction
Course Description: This 10-hour Construction safety course was developed by the U.S. Department of Labor to provide construction workers, supervisors, and other personnel responsible for construction activities with an awareness of construction health and safety concerns in the construction industry. All attendees will become familiar with reading and using the OSHA 29CFR 1926 Construction Standards.
2014 NYC Building Code, Chapter 33 - 3310.10.2 Training. All workers employed at a major building site shall have successfully completed, within the previous five calendar years, a course that is at least ten-hours in length and approved by the United States Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) in construction industry safety and health, or by the commissioner covering substantially the same material.
Topics include but not limited to:
- Introduction to OSHA
- Workers' rights, employer responsibilities
- Material Data Safety Sheet
- OSHA Log of Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses (OSHA Form 300).
- OSHA Focus Four Hazards
- Personal Protective and Lifesaving Equipment
- Materials Handling, Storage, Use and Disposal
- Stairways and Ladders
- Tools - Hand and Power
Pre-requisites: There are no pre-requisites for the course. Students must speak the language in which the course is given.
Objectives: Upon completion of this course, the students will be able to identify, abate, avoid and prevent job related hazards.
Course Duration: 10 Hours of training (not including class breaks)
Course and attendance Policy: Students must earn a 70% or more in their final exam in order to successfully complete the training. Students are required to complete 100% of the course and actively participate in all learning activities. Upon successful class completion, students will receive a certificate of class completion and will receive their 10 hour OSHA card within 4-6 weeks. Cards will be sent via regular mail to the address provided in the registration form or picked up at the office if indicated by the student.
For additional information please contact us at 212-683-7200 or Training@site-safety.com.