Building & Construction
If you have an interest in problem-solving, working with your hands or making a drawing come to life, consider a career in the skilled trades. Positions are available from repairing heating and air conditioning units to installing fiber-optic cable to working as a maintenance technician in a local apartment complex. Gain the knowledge and skills you need today for a career in building, construction and other vocational trades.
Course details and registration information
- have an understanding of all topics presented and how they apply to a construction site. They will be able to identify hazards and recommend corrective action to eliminate the hazard.
- The course will provide the following OSHA required and elective information:
Required Topics Required Hours
Introduction to OSHA 2
Managing Safety and Health 2
OSHA Focused Four Hazards 6
Fall Protection (1.5)
Struck By (1.5)
Caught Between (1.5)
Personal Protective Equipment 2
Health Hazards in Construction 2
Stairways and Ladders 1
Elective Topics (Must have a minimum of 12 hours)
Concrete and Masonry Construction
Confined Space Entry
Crane, Derricks, Hoists, Elevators and Conveyors
Fire Protection/ Prevention
Materials Handling, Storage, Use & Disposal
Motor Vehicles, Mechanized Equipment, & Marine Operations
Powered Industrial Vehicles
Safety and Health Programs
Tools - Hand and Power
Welding and Cutting
Optional - 3 Hours. Teach other construction industry hazards or policies and/or expand on the mandatory or elective topics. The minimum length of any topic is one-half hour.
Total Hours - 30
- Upon successful completion of this course, students will earn the OSHA 30-Hour card for construction.
- Attendance 100%