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Safety Leadership Program (SLP)

The NSC Safety Leadership Program through Chesapeake Region Safety Council is a 2-day in-depth curriculum designed to give executives, business leaders and operational management the safety skills they need to be successful. Developed for higher level leaders who manage safety in their organization and want to inspire others to achieve and sustain an injury-free workplace. […]

Risk Assessment Workshop (RAW)

Prioritize safety efforts to protect your workers and proactively identify a measure of safety performance beyond incident rates. This session is for those interested in learning how to introduce or better leverage risk assessment and engage employees in the process of finding and fixing work-related hazards. Using case studies from multiple industries, this one full-day […]

Whole Worker Health – Fit for Duty

Our Whole Worker Health –  Fit for Duty course will provide participants with an overview of the CDC/NIOSH Total Worker Health (TWH) approach. The fundamentals of TWH are a practical starting point for employers, workers, labor representatives, and other professionals interested in implementing workplace safety and health programs.  Students will learn to assess an employee’s […]

Industrial Hygiene Basics

Develop a basic understanding of industrial hygiene terminology and principles, as well as practical approaches for recognizing, evaluating and controlling common workplace industrial hygiene hazards. This course is designed for entry-level industrial hygiene technicians, safety professionals and anyone who has industrial hygiene responsibilities. This one day class meets an elective requirement of .65 CEUs toward […]

OSHA 7515 – Job Hazard Analysis (JHA)

This course covers OSHA guidelines for developing a Job Hazard Analysis. Course topics include the purpose and requirements of a job hazard analysis, the relationship between worker tasks and tools in a work environment, identifying job hazards before they occur, and techniques for completing a job hazard analysis. Students will participate in activities about utilizing […]

Effective Safety Management Practices (ESMP I&II)

Effective Safety Management Practices (ESMP I&II) ESMP I provides foundational instruction on safety management. ESMP II provides advanced, next level knowledge required to implement a successful safety management system. Combined into a 4-day course, participants learn the roles and responsibilities of safety professionals, leading safety management processes, and safety performance measures. The course then advances […]

Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health FIRST AID (MHFA) teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental health and substance use challenges among adults. You’ll build the skills and confidence you need to reach out and provide initial support to those who are struggling. You’ll also learn how to help connect them to appropriate support. […]

OSHA 2455 – Safety and Health Management Practices

This course covers safety and health management responsibilities. Participants will be able to implement a workplace Safety and Health Management Program (SHMP) according to OSHA’s Recommended Practices for Safety and Health Programs and related guidance. The course covers the fundamentals of occupational safety and health management program, SHMP recordkeeping requirements, and how to assess workplace […]

HAZWOPER 24 Hour

Course Description: HAZWOPER 24 Hour Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response This three-day (24-hour) course designed for individuals who respond to releases or potential releases of hazardous substances as part of the initial response to the site for the purpose of stopping the release. At this level, they can approach the point of release to […]

Impairment Education and Cannabis Use Workshop

Impairment Training for Workplace and Highway Safety Professionals/Supervisors. A Law Enforcement Instructor will educate students on drugs and alcohol, signs of use and recognition of impairment with a focus on workplace and roadway safety. Medical marijuana cardholders will discuss and demonstrate use of cannabis. Topics include dosage, strains, route of administration, impairment, and ability to […]

Safety Trained Supervisor Construction (STSC) Prep Course

Safety Trained Supervisor Construction (STSC) Prep Course The primary advantage of any safety certification is that is provides a recognized credential in the industry, and the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) designations are the gold standard. If you work at any level in the construction industry, you can become certified as a Safety Trained […]

OSHA 5402 – Maritime Industry Trainer Update Course

This course is designed for individuals who have successfully completed OSHA course #5400 Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for the Maritime Industry and are active Outreach Training Program trainers. The course updates the OSHA Maritime standards, policies, and regulations.   Upcoming Training Course Length Contact Hours Course Fee Prerequisites 3 days 18 $795.00 Yes   Prerequisite Verification […]

OSHA 7225 – Transitioning to Safer Chemicals

This course covers a proactive approach to reducing the use of hazardous chemicals in the workplace by furnishing information about, and hands-on experience with the process for transitioning to safer chemicals. Topics include: identification, evaluation, assessment, and implementation of safer chemical alternatives. In particular, participants will use OSHA’s seven-step substitution planning process. The course features workshops  […]

OSHA 7215 – Silica in Construction, Maritime and General Industries

This course covers the development and implementation of controls and strategies to prevent or mitigate silica exposures in construction, maritime, and general industries. Course topics include describing the requirements of OSHA’s Respirable Crystalline Silica standards and recognizing the hazards and risks, assessment options, and exposure control measures associated with silica exposure. This course covers the […]

Teaching Virtual Seminar – Preparation for the Safety Professional

Teaching Virtual Seminar- Preparation for the Safety Professional How to teach virtually – “The VILT Challenge” You as a safety professional have been given the opportunity to reach a broader audience through live Virtual training. This delivery method has many challenges and we can help you get started with VILT or improve on your current […]

MSHA 101 – Introduction to MSHA

Introduction to MSHA Per 30 CFR Part 46.2(e), if you are a person, partnership, corporation, subsidiary of a corporation, firm, association, or other organization that contracts to perform services at a shell dredging, sand, gravel, surface stone, surface clay, colloidal phosphate, or surface limestone mine, then you need Part 46 training and all the associated […]

Electrical Safety Trainer

Electricity has long been recognized as a serious workplace hazard. OSHA’s electrical standards are designed to protect employees exposed to dangers such as electric shock, electrocution, fires, and explosions. Participants will gain the knowledge and skills to prepare and deliver training that explain hazards and acceptable corrective measures for Electrical Safety. This Trainer Course is […]

OSHA 7845 – Recordkeeping Rule Seminar

This course covers OSHA requirements for maintaining and posting records of occupational injuries and illnesses, and reporting specific cases to OSHA.  Upon course completion students will have the ability to identify OSHA requirements for recordkeeping, posting and reporting and to complete OSHA Form 300 Log of Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses, OSHA Form 300A Summary of Work-Related Injuries […]

OSHA 7510 – Introduction to OSHA for Small Business

This course covers an introduction to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the OSH Act for owners and managers of small businesses.  Course topics include an introduction to OSHA, OSHA Standards, the inspection process, implementing a safety and health program, worker training requirements and assistance available to small businesses.  Upon course completion students […]

OSHA 7505 – Introduction To Incident (Accident) Investigation

This course covers an introduction to basic accident investigation procedures and describes accident analysis techniques.  Course topics include reasons for conducting accident investigations, employer responsibilities related to workplace accident investigations, and a six step accident investigation procedure.  The target audience is the employer, manager, employee or employee representative who is involved in conducting accident and/or […]

OSHA 7500 – Introduction to Safety and Health Management

This course covers the effective implementation of a company’s safety and health management system.  The course addresses the four core elements of an effective safety and health management system and those central issues that are critical to each element’s proper management.  This course is an interactive training session focusing on class discussion and workshops.  Upon […]

OSHA 7415 – OSHA Construction Industry Requirements (Major Hazards And Prevention)

This course provides federal and public sector employees with pertinent information regarding OSHA requirements and guidelines applicable to construction industry activities and operations. Topics include recognition of major safety and health hazards in the construction industry, prevention strategies, safety and health management systems, OSHA requirements and guidelines, and resources available. The course is an interactive […]

OSHA 7410 – Managing Excavation Hazards

This course covers the roles and responsibilities of the employer to educate and assign a competent person to excavation sites.  Course topics include understanding and application of definitions relating to the OSHA Excavation Standard, excavation hazards and control measures, soil analysis techniques, protective system requirements and emergency response.  Upon course completion, students will understand the […]

OSHA 7405 – Fall Hazard Awareness For The Construction Industry

This course covers the identification, evaluation, prevention and control of fall hazards in the construction industry.  The course focuses on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls.  Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards.  At the conclusion of […]

OSHA 7400 – Occupational Noise Exposure

This course focuses on describing noise hazards in the workplace.   The course includes; OSHA occupational noise exposure standards, properties of sound, noise-induced hearing loss, noise exposure control, selection and use of hearing protection, sound level surveys, noise dosimetry, and worker training.  Classroom demonstrations of noise instrumentation and hearing protection devices are featured. The target […]

OSHA 7300 – Understanding OSHA’S Permit-Required Confined Space Standard

This course covers the requirements of the OSHA Permit-Required Confined Space Standard.  Course topics include safety and health hazards associated with confined space entry, and the evaluation, prevention, and abatement of these hazards.  The course covers OSHA requirements; it  does not feature workshops (instrumentation, control methods and testing) which are included in the OSHA #2264 Permit-Required […]

OSHA 7205 – Health Hazard Awareness

This course covers common health hazards that are encountered in the workplace. These health hazards include exposure to chemicals, asbestos, silica and lead. Course topics include identification and evaluation of health hazards and their sources of exposure, health hazard information, and engineering and work practice controls. Students participate in workshops on evaluation and abatement of […]

OSHA 7210 – Pandemic Illness Preparedness

This course covers recognizing hazards and risks associated with a pandemic influenza event and developing strategies to assist a business,  community, or  family with realistic preparation for a pandemic event.  Course topics include potential impact of a pandemic influenza event on a business and community, critical elements of a preparedness plan, and realistic strategies for […]

OSHA 7200 – Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control For Healthcare Facilities

This course covers the development and implementation of Exposure Control Plans (ECP) for healthcare facilities.  Course topics include understanding the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard, determining potential exposure and methods of control, developing an ECP, vaccinations, exposure incidents, training, and record keeping.  The target audience is the program administrator, manager, or other personnel designated with the […]

OSHA 7120 – Introduction To Combustible Dust Hazards

This course covers the hazards posed by combustible dust within general industry.  Course topics include recognizing the hazards and risks associated with combustible dust, control of electrical installation hazards, and developing controls and strategies to prevent or mitigate combustible dust fires and explosions.  Upon course completion the student will have the ability to utilize strategies […]

OSHA 7115 – Lockout/Tagout

This course covers the role and responsibility of the employer to develop and implement an energy control program, or lock-out/tag-out (LOTO) for the protection of workers while performing servicing and maintenance activities on machinery and equipment.  Course topics include types of hazardous energy, detecting hazardous conditions, implementing control measures as they relate to the control […]

OSHA 7105 – Introduction To Evacuation And Emergency Planning

This course covers OSHA requirements for emergency action and fire protection plans. Course topics include purpose and requirements of emergency action and fire prevention plans, elements of emergency evacuation plans, and features of design and maintenance of emergency exit routes. Students will participate in workshops pertaining to the development of emergency action plans.  Upon course […]

OSHA 7100 – Introduction To Machinery And Machine Safeguarding

This course covers the process to identify, select and properly safeguard machinery to protect employees and others in the work area and deliver appropriate training in safe work practices.  Course topics include types of machinery requiring guarding, point of operation, emergency eyewash/shower requirements, hazard communication, OSHA Machinery and Machine Guarding Standards violations, and corrective actions. […]

OSHA 7005 – Public Warehousing And Storage

This course covers the hazards and injuries likely to occur in public warehousing and storage operations, including encounters with powered industrial trucks, material handling, lifting and ergonomics, hazard communication, walking and working surfaces, and life safety including fire protection and evacuation.  This course is intended for warehouse workers, supervisors, and employers responsible for developing safe […]

OSHA 7000 – OSHA Training Guidelines for Safe Patient Handling

This course covers OSHA ergonomic guidelines for safe patient handling and methods to protect workers in all health care settings.  Using OSHA’s Ergonomics Guidelines for Nursing Homes as a basis for any healthcare facility, this course focuses on analyzing and identifying ergonomic hazards and practical solutions to address these issues.  Course topics include developing an ergonomic work […]

OSHA 6005 – Collateral Duty For Other Federal Agencies

This course covers the OSH Act, Executive Order 12196, and the OSHA General Industry Standards.  This course is intended for federal agency collateral duty safety and health personnel. With use of the OSHA General Industry Standards, special emphasis is placed on areas in general industry which are most hazardous.  Upon course completion students will have […]

OSHA 5410 – Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Maritime Industry

This course covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards for the maritime industry. Using the OSHA Maritime Standards as a guide, special emphasis is placed on those areas in the maritime industry which are most hazardous.   Upcoming Training Course Length Contact Hours Course Fee Prerequisites 5 days 35 $895.00 No Course Description This course covers OSHA […]

OSHA 5400 – Trainer Course in Occupational Safety & Health Standards for the Maritime Industry

This course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour Maritime safety and health Outreach Training Program to their employees and other interested groups. This course allows the student to become a trainer in the Outreach Training Program, to conduct 10- and 30-hour maritime classes in shipyard employment, marine terminals, and longshoring, […]

OSHA 3115 – Fall Protection

This course covers the OSHA Fall Protection Standard for construction and an overview of fall protection methods.  Course topics include principles of fall protection, components and limitations of fall arrest systems, and OSHA Standards and policies regarding fall protection.  Students will participate in workshops demonstrating the inspection and use of fall protection equipment, residential construction […]

OSHA 3095 – Electrical Standards

This course covers OSHA Electrical Standards and the hazards associated with electrical installations and equipment.  Course topics include single- and three-phase systems, cord- and plug-connected and fixed equipment, grounding, ground fault circuit interrupters, and safety-related work practices. Emphasis is placed on electrical hazard recognition and OSHA Standards, policies, and procedures and applicable portions of the […]

OSHA 3085 – Principles Of Scaffolding

This course covers the requirements for safe construction and use of scaffolding using OSHA’s construction scaffold standards as a guide. Course topics include hazards associated with scaffold design, assembly, disassembly and use, types of scaffolds, determining scaffold capacity, employee qualifications and training and maintenance, repair and inspection requirements. Students will participate in workshops to reinforce […]

OSHA 3015 – Excavation, Trenching And Soil Mechanics

This course covers the OSHA Excavation Standard and safety and health aspects of excavation and trenching.  Course topics include practical soil mechanics and its relationship to the stability of shored and unshored slopes and walls of excavations, introduction of various types of shoring (wood timbers and hydraulic), soil classification, and use of protective systems.  Testing […]

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 […]

OSHA 2255 – Principles Of Ergonomics

This course covers the use of ergonomic principles to recognize, evaluate, and control workplace conditions that cause or contribute to musculoskeletal and nerve disorders. Course topics include work physiology, anthropometry, musculoskeletal disorders, use of video display terminals, and risk factors such as vibration, temperature, material handling, repetition, and lifting and transfers in health care. Course […]

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 […]