Construction sites can be hazardous places! It takes everyone’s attention to ensure areas are kept safe. This class showcases the guidelines for the Occupational and Safety Health Administration specific to the construction industry. It informs entry level construction workers about their rights and their employer’s responsibilities. The instructor offers tips on how to identify, abate, avoid, and prevent job-related hazards on a construction job site. Finally, the thorough, 10-hour program discusses a variety of construction safety and health hazards which a worker may encounter on site and offers ideas on how to prevent and/or mitigate issues.
- Understand OSHA’s Focus Four Hazards: Falls, Electrocution, Struck-by and Caught-In or Between
- Identify multiple hazards on the worksite
- Understand methods to avoid and control workplace hazards and injuries
- Understand and effectively apply worker’s rights and employer’s responsibilities per OSHA Standards