General Contractors Safety Training

HazTek's most requested training courses for General Contractors and Construction Managers:

  • 10-Hour OSHA Outreach for Construction

    10-Hour OSHA Outreach for Construction

    Course Description

    This 10-hour course is intended to provide instruction to entry-level participants on a variety of safety and health standards for the construction industry. This outreach effort, aimed at promoting workplace safety and health, will be taught by an authorized trainer. Please note: OSHA course completion cards will be issued to all participants who have fulfilled the requirements of the course.

    Developed for:

    Construction industry and building trades personnel, employers, contractors, union personnel, and consultants

  • 30-Hour OSHA Outreach for Construction

    30-Hour OSHA Outreach for Construction

    Course Description

    The OSHA 30-Hour Construction Industry Outreach Training course is a comprehensive safety course designed for anyone involved in the construction industry. Specifically devised for safety directors, foremen, and field supervisors, the program provides complete information on OSHA compliance issues. This training will provide you with the knowledge and tools to recognize, evaluate, and control hazards found on construction sites. Please note: OSHA course completion cards will be issued to all participants who have fulfilled the requirements of the course.

    Developed for:

    Personnel with safety responsibilities

  • 40-Hour HAZWOPER Training

    40-Hour HAZWOPER Training

    Course Description

    Hazardous material workers involved in cleanup/remediation at industrial sites, RCRA or Superfund sites, post emergency response activities of contaminated sites or spills, and voluntary cleanups require the OSHA 40 hour HAZWOPER training. HAZWOPER 40-hour training provides in-depth training for working safely at contaminated sites per OSHA requirements and beyond. This course covers 40 hours of instruction required by 29 CFR 1910.120, OSHA's Hazardous Waste and Emergency Response training standard.

    Developed for:

    This course is designed for workers directly engaged in hazardous substance removal or other activities which expose or potentially expose workers to hazardous substances and health hazards

     

  • 8-Hour HAZWOPER Annual Refresher

    8-Hour HAZWOPER Annual Refresher

    Course Description

    This course is for workers who come into contact with hazardous waste and substances. It meets the requirements outlined in OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 for eight hours of annual refresher training.

    Developed for:

    This course is designed for workers directly engaged in hazardous substance removal or other activities which expose or potentially expose workers to hazardous substances and health hazards who have previously completed the 40-hour HAZWOPER training

  • Confined Space Entry & Attendant

    Confined Space Entry & Attendant

    Course Description

    This course is designed to enable students to recognize, evaluate, control, and abate safety and health hazards associated with permit-required confined space entry. Technical topics include the recognition of confined space hazards, basic information about instrumentation used to evaluate atmospheric hazards, and general permit space ventilation techniques.

    Developed for:

    Personnel who may be working in or around confined spaces

     

  • CPR + AED (Adult)

    CPR + AED (Adult)

    Course Description

    This classroom and hands-on skills training prepares you to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies. It also teaches the skills and knowledge needed to provide care for victims of sudden cardiac arrest through the safe use of an automated external defibrillator (AED). This class focuses on teaching Adult CPR/AED.

    Audience

    Healthcare professionals, safety representatives, massage therapists, or anyone who may respond to an emergency

     

  • Fall Protection

    Fall Protection

    Course Description

    This course provides the participants with an overview of state-of-the-art technology for fall protection and current OSHA requirements, including the principles of fall protection, the components of fall arrest systems, the limitations of fall arrest equipment, and OSHA policies regarding fall protection.

    Developed for:

    Personnel who may be exposed to falls

     

  • First Aid (Standard)

    First Aid (Standard)

    Course Description

    The purpose of this course is to help participants identify and eliminate potentially hazardous conditions in their environment, recognize emergencies, and make appropriate decisions for first aid care. It teaches skills through classroom interaction and hands-on training that teaches students what they need to know in order to provide immediate care for a person who suddenly becomes ill or injured, until more advanced medical care arrives to take over.

    Audience

    Healthcare professionals, safety representatives, massage therapists, or anyone who may respond to an emergency

     

  • Forklift and Powered Industrial Vehicles

    Forklift and Powered Industrial Vehicles

    Course Description

    This course is designed as a complete forklift operator safety training course, with both classroom interaction and hands-on operations. The training course meets the OSHA and ANSI requirements for powered industrial trucks.

    Developed for:

    Personnel who will operate a forklift

     

  • Site Orientation

    Site Orientation

    Course Description

    Safety orientation training is a training course that was specifically created to address OSHA’s guidelines for general safety. Topics covered include safety through awareness, OSHA-approved PPE (personal protective equipment), minimizing hazards, safety data sheets, and handling an emergency.

    Please contact us if you would like to have HazTek develop a customized orientation for you.


    Developed for:

    All workers in all industries

Additional training courses for General Contractors and Construction Managers:

  • Aerial Lift / Scissor Lift Operator Safety

    Aerial lift/Scissor Lift Operator Safety

    Course Description

    This course is designed as a complete Aerial Lift/Scissor Lift operator safety training course. The course contains classroom and hands-on operations. The training course meets the OSHA and ANSI requirements for powered industrial trucks.

    Developed for:

    Personnel who will operate aerial lift/scissor lifts

     

  • Asbestos Awareness (OSHA)

    Asbestos Awareness

    Course Description

    This course is designed to provide students with the information that they will need to identify work areas where asbestos may be present, understand the harmful effects of asbestos, describe methods to avoid asbestos exposure, and become familiar with OSHA and EPA standards designed to protect workers on the job site, among many other important topics.

    Developed for:

    Personnel who should take this course are those who may be exposed to asbestos on the work site.

    Note: This training is NOT for those workers that perform asbestos abatement activities.

  • Basic Rigging

    Basic Rigging

    Course Description

    This course is designed for workers in charge of rigging loads for crane operation and covers the knowledge needed by a worker to safely and properly perform the many tasks required of a rigger. The crane rigger has many responsibilities and plays an integral part in the safety of a job site where cranes are in operation. This course is built from, and adheres to, the OSHA standard for Cranes and Derricks in Construction – CFR 1926.1400 – as well as the specific standard for Rigging training – CFR 1926.753 – which will help to properly prepare a rigger to do a job safely and correctly.

    Developed for:

    Personnel in charge of rigging loads

     

  • Bloodborne Pathogens

    Bloodborne Pathogens

    Course Description

    This course is designed for those who risk on-the-job exposure to blood and other bodily fluids by identifying how bloodborne pathogens are spread. Training also includes how to avoid exposure and what to do if exposed to infectious material.

    Developed for:

    Occupational health nurses, physicians, safety professionals, health technicians or other personnel that may be exposed to blood and other bodily fluids

  • Excavation Safety

    Excavation Safety

    Course Description

    This course focuses on OSHA standards and on the safety aspects of excavation and trenching. Students are introduced to practical soil mechanics and its relationship to the stability of shored – and unshored – slopes and walls of excavations. Various types of shoring (wood timbers and hydraulic) are covered.

    Developed for:

    Personnel who may be working in or around excavations or trenches

     

  • Global Harmonization

    Global Harmonization

    Course Description

    This course is designed to assist facilities in complying with the employee training requirements of OSHA’s newly adopted GHS regulations and covers the Globally Harmonized System for the Classification and Labeling of Chemicals.

    Developed for:

    Personnel who have chemicals in their workplace

     

  • Hazard Communication / Right-to-Know / GHS

    Hazard Communication / Right-to-Know / GHS

    Course Description

    This course is designed to help workers understand chemical safety in the workplace and to provide information about the identities and hazards of the chemicals, as well as classification and labeling of chemicals.

    Developed for:

    Personnel who have chemicals in their workplace

     

  • JSA / JHA (Job Safety Analysis/Job Hazard Analysis)

    JSA / JHA (Job Safety Analysis/Job Hazard Analysis)

    Course Description

    This course is designed to teach workers a technique that focuses on job tasks as a way to identify hazards before they occur and to institute means to eliminate or reduce the hazards.

    Developed for:

    Construction industry and building trades personnel, employers, contractors, union personnel and consultants

  • Lead Awareness (OSHA)

    Lead Awareness

    Course Description

    This course is designed to familiarize workers with basic occupational safety, health principles, and techniques that relate to Lead Awareness in Construction. This course emphasizes safety and health regulatory standards, as well as environmental standards and best management practices.

    Developed for:

    Construction workers and managers who are responsible for the safety of their job site that may contain lead hazards

     

  • Lockout / Tagout

    Lockout / Tagout

    Course Description

    At the conclusion of this course, trainees will be able to determine their company’s Lockout/Tagout compliance issues based on OSHA's 1910.147 Subpart J: Control of hazardous Energy.

    Developed for:

    Personnel exposed to various sources of stored energy

     

  • NFPA 70E Electrical Safety

    NFPA 70E Electrical Safety

    Course Description

    This course is designed to identify electrical safety hazards and reduce employee exposure to those hazards.

    Developed for:

    Electrical engineers, safety managers, electricians, electrical contractors, plant managers, facility maintenance personnel, electrical inspectors, risk managers, and project managers

     

  • Personal Protective Equipment

    Personal Protective Equipment

    Course Description

    This course is designed to help both employers and employees understand the types of PPE, know the basics of conducting a "hazard assessment" of the workplace, select appropriate PPE for a variety of circumstances, train in the proper use and care of the PPE, and understand the limitations of PPE.

    Developed for:

    Personnel who utilize PPE in the workplace

     

  • Respirator Protection / Fit Testing (Quantitative / Qualitative)

    Respirator Protection / Fit Testing (Quantitative / Qualitative)

    Course Description

    As part of a complete respiratory program, ALL employees who wear respirators are required to have instruction in the use and proper care of respirators. This course is designed to teach attendees proper respiratory protection selection, donning and doffing of respiratory protection, and proper care and maintenance of respirators. This course also covers requirements needed to be met prior to wearing a respirator (i.e., medical clearance and fit test).


    Developed for:

    ALL employees who wear respirators

  • Safety Standards for Scaffolding

    Safety Standards for Scaffolding

    Course Description

    This course is designed to teach appropriate scaffold construction methods which include erecting, moving, or altering scaffolds properly and protecting oneself and others from falling objects or tools. The course includes information ensuring stable access on scaffolds and the hazards involved with scaffolds. Inspection and fall protection are also discussed.

    Developed for:

    Personnel required to utilize scaffolding

    Note: This training is NOT for those workers that perform scaffold erection activities.

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