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/snack 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:
http://medicine.utah.edu/rmcoeh/continuing-education/course-schedule2017.php

OSHA 511: Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry

This course covers OSHA Standards, policies, and procedures in general industry. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA General Industry Standards, general industry principles and special emphasis on those areas in general industry which are most hazard­ous. Upon course completion students will have the ability to define general industry terms found in the OSHA General Industry Standards, identify hazards which occur in general industry, locate and determine appropriate OSHA General Industry Standards, policies, and pro­cedures, and describe the use of OSHA General Industry Standards and regulations to supplement an ongoing safety and health program.

January 9-12; 8am – 5pm. Cost: $695

OSHA 510: Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry

This course covers OSHA Standards, policies, and procedures in the construction industry. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA Construction Standards, construction safety and health principles, and special emphasis on those areas in construction which are most hazardous. Upon course completion students will have the ability to define construction terms found in the OSHA Construction Standards, identify hazards which occur in the construction industry, locate and determine appropriate OSHA Construction Standards, policies, and procedures, and describe the use of the OSHA Construction Standards and regulations to supplement an ongoing safety and health program.

February 6-9; 8am – 5pm. Cost: $695

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

This course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10 and 30-hour general industry safety and health Outreach train­ing program to their employees and other interested groups. Us­ing the OSHA General Industry Standards as a guide, spe­cial emphasis is placed on those topics required in the 10- and 30-hour programs as well as those which are most hazardous. Stu­dents are briefed on effective instructional approaches and use of visual aids and handouts. This course allows the student to become a trainer in the OSHA Outreach Training Program, to conduct both 10- and 30-hour General Industry Outreach classes, and to issue cards to partici­pants after verifying course completion. Students who wish to partici­pate as authorized trainers in the OSHA Outreach Training Program must prepare a presentation on an assigned OSHA General Industry Outreach Training Program 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.

Prerequisites: Students must successfully complete the OSHA #511 Oc­cupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry and have five (5) years of safety and health work experience in general industry. A degree in occupational safety and health, a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) designation may be substi­tuted for two (2) years of work related experience. Students should obtain guidance on whether they meet this requirement from the OSHA Train­ing Institute Education Center where they intend to receive the training. Authorized OSHA General Industry Outreach Training Program trainers are required to attend SHA #503 Update for General Industry Outreach Trainers at least once every four (4) years to maintain their trainer status.

March 6-9; 8am – 5pm. Cost: $715

OSHA 5810: Hazards Recognition and Standards for On-Shore Oil and Gas Exploration and Production

This course covers OSHA Construction and General Industry Stan­dards relating to the oil and gas industry. This course provides informa­tion for employees and employers to protect themselves by developing the knowledge and skills to anticipate, recognize, evaluate and control hazards common to the on-shore oil and gas exploration and produc­tion industry. This includes work sites associated with the on-shore exploration and production oil and gas industry including, but not limited to construction, drilling, completion, well servicing, production, product gathering and processing, and product transmission. This course is intended for employees and employers engaged in all phases of on-shore oil and gas exploration and production. Upon course comple­tion students will be able to determine hazards associated with the oil and gas industry, control and hazard abatement, and use of the OSHA standards, policies, and procedures as they relate to the gas and oil industry.

April 3-6; 8am – 5pm. Cost $650

OSHA 500: Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry

This course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour construction safety and health Outreach Training Program to their employees and other interested groups. Using OSHA Construction Standards as a guide, special emphasis is placed on those top­ics required in the 10- and 30-hour programs as well as those which are most hazardous. Students are briefed on effective instructional approaches and use of visual aids and handouts. This course allows the student to become a trainer in the OSHA Outreach Training Pro­gram, to conduct both 10- and 30-hour Construction Outreach class­es, and to issue cards to participants after verifying course comple­tion. Students who wish to participate as authorized Outreach trainers in the OSHA Outreach Training Program must prepare a presentation on an assigned OSHA Construction Outreach Train­ing Program 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.

Prerequisites: Students must successfully complete the OSHA #510 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Construction and have five (5) years of safety and health work experience in the con­struction industry. A degree in occupational safety and health, a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or a Certified Industrial Hygien­ist (CIH) designation may be substituted for two (2) years of work re­lated experience. Students should obtain guidance on whether they meet this requirement from the OSHA Training Institute Education Center where they intend to receive the training. Authorized OSHA Outreach Training Program trainers are required to attend OSHA #502 Update for every four (4) years to maintain their trainer status.

To determine if you meet these eligibility requirements, please visit http://medicine.utah.edu/mountain-west-osha/index.pho. Look for Verification Form and download the document.

April 17 – 20; 8am – 5pm. Cost: $715

OSHA 2225: Respiratory Protection

This course covers the requirements for the establishment, mainte­nance, and monitoring of a respiratory protection program. Course topics include terminology, OSHA Respiratory Protection Standards, NIOSH certification, respiratory protection programs, and medical evalu­ation requirements. Program highlights include workshops on respirator selection, qualitative and quantitative fit testing, and the use of respirato­ry protection and support equipment. Upon course completion students will have the ability to identify and describe the elements of a respiratory protection program, the proper selection, use, and inspection of respira­tory protection, protection factors, and evaluate compliance with OSHA Standards.

June 5-8; 8am – 5pm. Cost: 650