An overview for industrial workers of state/federal regulations and guidelines which require industrial safety training. Topics include the 29 C.F.R. 1910, 1926 and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 70E standards such as confined space entry, emergency action, lock out/tag out, arc flash, and other work related subjects.

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Describe the basic components of safety, health, and environmental systems as defined by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration
  • Describe Hazardous Waste Operator (HAZWOPER) standards
  • Locate Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and interpret the data
  • Select and don Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Perform lock out and tag out procedures
  • Complete a confined space and hot work permit
  • Select and employ fall protection equipment
  • Fill out a Job Hazard Analysis (JHA)

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture hours: 48.0