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 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 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


OSHA 2264: Permit-Required Confined Space Entry

This course covers the safety and health hazards associated with permit-required confined space entry. Course topics include recognition of confined space hazards, identification of permit and non-permit required confined spaces, use of instrumentation to evaluate atmospheric hazards, ventilation techniques, development and implementation of a confined space program, proper signage, and training requirements. This course features workshops on permit entry classification, instrumentation, and program development. Upon course completion stu¬dents will have the ability to identify permit and non-permit required confined spaces, reference the OSHA Permit-Required Confined Spaces Standard, conduct atmospheric testing, and implement a permit-required confined space program.

November 11-13, 2014
Cost: $650

OSHA 3115: Fall Arrest Systems

This course provides an overview of state-of-the-art technology for fall protection and current OSHA requirements. In order to properly work at heights it takes a combination of understanding the requirements of how to conduct an effective fall protection audit and risk assessment according to OSHA 1926 standards, by providing education to both manage¬ment and employees and enforcement of the program. The course is designed for safety managers, plant managers, site superintendents, engineers, safety committees, managers concerned about liability and workers compensation costs and employees who want to learn about proper techniques for protecting their safety and health at work.

December 3-5, 2014
Cost: $600