General Industry Safety Training

HazTek's most requested training courses for General Industry:

  • 10-Hour OSHA Outreach for General Industry

    10-Hour OSHA Outreach for General Industry

    Course Description

    The OSHA 10-hour General Industry Outreach Training Program is intended to provide an entry-level and broad awareness on recognizing and preventing hazards on a general industry site. Students will be introduced to OSHA policies, procedures, and standards as well as general industry safety and health principles and work practices covered in OSHA Act Part 1910. Special emphasis will be placed on areas most hazardous using OSHA standards as a guide. General industry workers must receive additional training, when required by OSHA standards, on specific hazards of the job. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive an OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Outreach DOL course completion card within 6-8 weeks.

    Developed for:

    Healthcare professionals, factory and warehouse staff, the manufacturing industry, and storage employees

     

  • 30-Hour OSHA Outreach for General Industry

    30-Hour OSHA Outreach for General Industry

    Course Description

    The OSHA 30-Hour General Industry Outreach Training course is a comprehensive safety program designed for anyone involved in general industry. Specifically devised for safety directors, foremen, and field supervisors, the program provides complete information on OSHA compliance issues. OSHA recommends Outreach Training Programs as an orientation to occupational safety and health for workers covered by OSHA 29 CFR 1910. General Industry workers must receive additional training, when required by OSHA standards, on specific hazards of the job. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive an OSHA 30-Hour General Industry Outreach DOL course completion card within 6-8 weeks.

    Developed for:

    Entry to senior-level factory employees, site supervisors, foremen, and safety managers

     

  • 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

     

  • 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

     

  • 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 Industry:

  • 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.

  • 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

  • Compressed Gas Cylinder Safety

    Compressed Gas Cylinder Safety

    Course Description

    Provides employees with the training needed to safely work with and store compressed gas cylinders.


    Developed for:

    All workers who work with, or around, compressed gas cylinders

  • 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

     

  • DOT Hazardous Materials

    DOT Hazardous Materials

    Course Description

    This DOT HazMat Basic General Awareness course is an introductory course for all employees involved in the transportation of hazardous materials. This course provides a basic introduction to general awareness compared to the advanced instruction that includes some general awareness topics in greater detail.


    Developed for:

    All workers employed in an industry that involves the preparation or transportation of hazardous materials, who must have DOT general awareness training. This includes drivers and manufacturers, but also anyone who manufactures, repairs, or reconditions containers used to transport hazardous materials.

  • Ergonomics

    Ergonomics

    Course Description

    This safety training course for industrial workers will look at some of the basic principles of ergonomics in order to use a common-sense approach to working safely. In particular, the information presented here will focus on musculoskeletal disorders, or MSDs, and how ergonomics helps prevent them while at work. Learn how to recognize MSD signs and symptoms before they lead to serious health problems, and recognize and understand MSD hazards such as repetitive motions, awkward postures, use of force, and other hazards.

    Developed for:

    All employees in all industries

  • 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

     

  • 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

     

  • Hearing Conservation

    Hearing Conservation

    Course Description

    This course covers the effect of noise on hearing, hearing protection devices (HPDs), HPD selection, fit, use, and care, and the purpose and procedures of audiometric testing.


    Developed for:

    For all employees who are exposed to hazardous noise on the job

  • Mold Awareness/ Indoor Air Quality Training (4 Hour)

    Mold Awareness/ Indoor Air Quality Training (4 Hour)

    Course Description

    This 4-hour Indoor Mold Awareness/ Air Quality Course is designed to provide students with an informational overview of IAQ and skills to investigate possible sources of IAQ complaints, including odors, dust, mold, moisture, and other air contaminant issues. Topics covered include PPE selection, risk reduction and prevention of harmful effects of hazardous dust, mold, stagnant air and moisture to both human health and structural integrity and simple mitigation strategies.

    Developed for:

    Construction industry and building trades personnel, public building employers, contractors, union personnel, school and hospital facilities managers, real estate professionals and consultants

    Note: This training is NOT for those workers that perform mold remediation activities

  • 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

  • Laboratory Safety

    Laboratory Safety

    Course Description

    This training outlines methods by which a laboratory worker can determine their risk of exposure, the precautions that should be taken to prevent personal and third-party contamination (including the concept of universal precautions), and the procedures to follow should an exposure occur. Furthermore, it covers the components required to achieve a successful needle sharps program, and the protocols for the treatment of contaminated surfaces and wastes.

    Finally, this training recommends the best practice procedures that impacted employees can practically utilize to ensure their own personal safety as well as the safety of their coworkers.


    Developed for:

    Individuals that conduct job tasks in laboratory areas, range in scientific ability from novice to expert, or conduct job tasks with small quantities (<100L) of hazardous materials.

  • Laser Safety (Non-Ionizing Radiation)

    Laser Safety (Non-Ionizing Radiation)

    Course Description

    This course is designed to help attendees learn the specific duties and responsibilities of a laser safety officer (LSO) established by ANSI Z136 standards for each class of laser. They will also learn what it takes to perform a laser hazard analysis of your laser operating environment to identify potential beam and non-beam hazards for LSO and laser personnel. In addition, this course will teach you what control measures (engineering, administrative, and personal protective equipment) will mitigate the hazards identified by the laser hazard analysis.


    Developed for:

    Required for all workers entering a laser work environment

  • 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

     

  • Machine Guarding

    Machine Guarding

    Course Description

    This course will provide definitions, general requirements, and requirements for different kinds of machinery concerning the Machine Guarding Program. It will provide general discussion of various guarding methods, as well as defining terms associated with machine guarding. Identify where mechanical hazards exist, identify the motions and actions of mechanical hazards, specify the hazards created by different kinds of motions, describe the minimum requirements that must be met by all safeguards, recognize the advantages and disadvantages of guard construction, and identify the different types of safeguard devices and guards.

    Developed for:

    All employees who use power tools and machines during the course of their work

  • 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

     

  • Process Safety Management

    Process Safety Management

    Course Description

    This course includes emphasis on the specific safety and health hazards of the process, emergency operations including shutdown, and other safe work practices that apply to the employee's job tasks.

    Refresher training must be provided at least every three years, or more often if necessary, to each employee involved in operating a process, to ensure that the employee understands and adheres to the current operating procedures of the process.


    Developed for:

    Employees presently involved in operating a process or a newly assigned process

  • Safety Leadership Skills Workshop

    Safety Leadership Skills Workshop

    Course Description

    The HazTek Safety Leadership Skills Workshop is designed to educate anyone who supervises or directs others on construction projects and other worksites. Customized to your workplace, the workshop will strengthen leadership effectiveness, while developing skills for improving morale, productivity, quality, and worker performance. Each attendee will bring home a HazTek Safety Management memory stick loaded with fully customizable safety forms, spreadsheets, and safety best-practice documents used during the training course. To support attendees in applying skills, tools and methods on the job, HazTek will also provide each Participant with an additional 30 days of free consulting services from HazTek Safety Management.

    Developed for:

    CEOs and executive leaders, managers, shift leaders, superintendents, plant managers, general foremen, foremen, unit managers, supervisors, safety professionals, and crew leaders

  • Spill Prevention, Control, & Countermeasures (DPCC / SPCC)

    Spill Prevention, Control, & Countermeasures (DPCC / SPCC)

    Course Description

    This course provides an overview of the SPCC and related pollution and prevention regulations. Owners or operators of regulated facilities must properly instruct their oil-handling personnel, annually, in the operation and maintenance of equipment to prevent oil discharge (40 CFR 112). This includes facilities that have an aboveground oil storage capacity of more than 1,320 U.S. gallons or a completely buried oil storage capacity greater than 42,000 U.S. gallons (in containers equal to or greater than 55-gallons on site).

    Developed for:

    All oil-handling personnel

  • Workplace Evaluation and Hazard Recognition

    Workplace Evaluation and Hazard Recognition

    Course Description

    Hazard recognition training is a key step towards compliance. To be compliant, you must have safety competent employees who can recognize, evaluate, and control hazards to mitigate the risk of injuries. This training will provide employees with the knowledge to recognize a hazard and implement controls to reduce or eliminate the hazard. Workers will also become familiar with completing Job Hazard Analysis (JHAs) / Job Safety Analysis (JSAs).


    Developed for:

    All workers exposed to various hazards in the workplace

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