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 in-depth understanding of all topics presented and be able to recognize job site hazards on a construction site.
- 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 Focus Four Hazards 6
a) Falls 1.25 Hours
b) Electrocution 1.25 Hours
c) Struck-By 1.25 Hours
d) Caught In or Between 1.25 Hours
Personal Protective Equipment and Lifesaving 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
Cranes, Derricks, Hoists, Elevators & Conveyors
Fire Protection and Prevention
Materials Handling, Storage, Use & Disposal
Motor Vehicles, Mechanized Equipment and 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%