Construction/Maintenance Safety II

Type: 
Road Scholar Level II
Hours: 
8

This course covers Federal OSHA policies, procedures and standards, as well as construction industry safety and health principles. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA Construction Industry Standards. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous in construction industries, using OSHA standards as a guide. Participants will learn to apply the appropriate Federal OSHA standard that applies to hazards present in their workplaces.

The training will stress understanding of the OSHA standards and their application, and will cover the following items in detail:

  • Powered Industrial Trucks (Forklifts)
  • Hand/Power Tool Safety
  • Welding/Hot Work Safety
  • Scaffolding
  • Motor Vehicle Hazards
  • Crane Hazards
  • Concrete Hazards (Silicosis)