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E.g., 2017-04-27
E.g., 2017-04-27

Available Classes

OSHA 30 HOUR CONSTRUCTION OUTREACH PROGRAM (LV)

Date: Monday, May 1, 2017 - 8:30am to Friday, May 5, 2017 - 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 0
Course description:

This five-day course will provide training in OSHA’s Construction Standards, 29 CFR 1926.  It is an expanded version of the ten-hour course.  Attendees must attend all five days to receive the OSHA attendance card.

EXCAVATION REGULATORY REVIEW (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 32
Course description:

This program provides attendees with a general overview of the requirements of OSHA’s Excavation standard (29 CFR 1926, Subpart P).  The topics covered include basic soil mechanics, competent and qualified persons, soil classification, general requirements for excavations, protective systems, and inspection requirements.  

CONFINED SPACE AWARENESS (RENO)

Date: Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 18
Course description:

A general program that introduces the participant to OSHA’s established regulatory requirements for permit required confined space entry.  Topics include hazards associated with confined space entry, atmospheric testing and related procedures, and personal protective equipment. Safe work practices are also discussed.

REVIEWING CODES, STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS (LV)

Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 20
Course description:

This class will discuss the origins of codes and regulations and teach the participant how to negotiate the Federal Standards for Labor contained in the Code of Federal Regulations, title 1910 (General Industry) and 1926 (Construction),as well as the State requirements contained in the Nevada Revised Statues and the Nevada Administrative Code, Sections 618.

RESPIRATORY PROTECTION AWARENESS (LV)

Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 11
Course description:

This course provides an overview of OSHA’s Respiratory Protection Standard 29 CFR 1910.134.  This class focuses on the scope, application and organization of the standard.  The class also provides a brief overview of the requirements of a respirator program, medical evaluation, fit testing protocols, training requirements and selected definitions.

INTRODUCTION TO OSHA (LV)

Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 27
Course description:

This awareness training is intended to familiarize the participant with the purpose and history of the OSHA act, functions of the enforcement section, functions of the consultation section, and sources of the occupational safety and health standards.

STEEL ERECTION REGULATORY REVIEW (LV)

Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 40
Course description:

The overall goal of the program is to summarize the requirements of OSHA’s steel erection standard and provide attendees with an overview of key management elements.  Emphasis is placed on the duties of the general and erection contractors, specific tasks covered by the standard, a summary of hoisting and rigging, fall protection, and employee training.

STEEL ERECTION REGULATORY REVIEW (RENO)

Date: Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 32
Course description:

The overall goal of the program is to summarize the requirements of OSHA’s steel erection standard and provide attendees with an overview of key management elements.  Emphasis is placed on the duties of the general and erection contractors, specific tasks covered by the standard, a summary of hoisting and rigging, fall protection, and employee training.

OSHA 10 HOUR GENERAL INDUSTRY COURSE (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 8:30am to Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 0
Course description:

This two-day course provides an introduction into OSHA and briefly introduces OSHA’s General Industry Standards, 29 CFR 1910.  It will cover several subparts of the standard with emphasis on Nevada enforcement activities.  Attendees must attend both days to receive the OSHA attendance card.

ERGONOMICS AWARENESS (LV)

Date: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 27
Course description:

This awareness class will review musculoskeletal disorders, major ergonomic risk factors; ergonomic program activities that can help the employer reduce injuries, and what OSHA is currently doing to assist the employers’ efforts.

HAZARD COMMUNICATION AWARENESS (LV)

Date: Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 31
Course description:

The presentation provides an overview of the written hazard communication requirements.  Topics covered will include: labeling, inventory, material safety data sheets, and training.

SAFETY DATA SHEETS (LV)

Date: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 20
Course description:

This class provides students with a review of the various components of OSHA’s Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). The program includes discussions of the physical and chemical properties of hazardous substances, potential health hazards, and MSDS terminology.  Class focus is on the application of MSDS information to the work environment. Upcoming changes to the HAZCOM program relating to the MSDS will also be discussed.

SUPERVISORY COMMUNICATION WITH NON-ENGLISH SPEAKING EMPLOYEES (LV)

Date: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 37
Course description:

This class is designed to assist employers in their verbal and non-verbal communication with non-English speaking employees.  The class will cover:  Importance of good communication, cultural and language barriers, assessing communications in multicultural environments and solutions, strategies and practices.

SANITATION IN WORKPLACE (RENO)

Date: Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 26
Course description:

A class designed for employers and workers in all industries.  It addresses common sanitation hazards both general industry and construction, such as requirements for drinking water, toilet facilities, wash water, cooking and lunchrooms, and showers.

FOUR HOUR DEFENSIVE DRIVING COURSE (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 0
Course description:

The overall objective of this course is to increase awareness of, and the need for, defensive driving for employers and employees who operate motor vehicles on public roads as part of their businesses.  This is accomplished within a classroom environment by providing attendees with an increased awareness of the risks and hazards associated with adverse driving conditions and providing techniques to reduce those risks.  Upon completion of the class, attendees will receive a National Safety Council DDC-4 Course completion card.

FUNDAMENTALS OF ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION (LV)

Date: Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 8:30am to Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 36
Available slots: 8
Course description:

This two day program provides participants with an overview of the accident investigation process and identifies pitfalls to an effective investigation.  The class focuses on obtaining human, documentary and physical evidence, and using the various types of analytical techniques for determining accident causes.  Accident report formats are discussed and course content is reinforced with workshop exercises.

ELECTRICAL SAFE WORK PRACTICES – NFPA 70E (RENO)

Date: Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:30pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 23
Course description:

A class designed for employers and workers exposed to electrical hazards, primarily arc flash/blast.  It addresses common electrical hazards and controls for these hazards such as electrically safe work conditions, personal protective equipment, electrical arc flash hazards, limited approach boundaries,  Electrical Safety Program, electrical lockout/tagout, and multi-employer worksites.  

BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS AWARENESS (LV)

Date: Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 43
Course description:

This class provides an overview of the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard.  Topics include: bloodborne diseases, blood and body fluid exposures in the work place, exposure control plans, universal precautions, personal protective clothing and equipment, vaccination considerations, and safe work practices.

CONTROL OF HAZARDOUS ENERGY “LOCKOUT/TAGOUT” (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 19
Course description:

This class emphasizes locking out all energy sources during maintenance operations.  Energy sources include; but are not limited to, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and gravity.  The program and procedure requirements are reviewed.

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (LV)

Date: Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 42
Course description:

A class designed for employers and workers exposed to or potentially exposed to hazardous conditions for which personal protective equipment is needed.  It addresses assessing the workplace, types of PPE, choosing the right PPE, training for employees, and care and use of PPE.

WRITTEN WORKPLACE SAFETY PROGRAM (LV)

Date: Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 41
Course description:

This class discusses the need for an effective Written Workplace Safety Program, Nevada’s requirement for this program, and the various activities required to comply with the program’s six major elements. These elements include: responsibilities, hazard identification, training, accident investigation, enforcement, and safety committees.

HEARING CONSERVATION PROGRAM (RENO)

Date: Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 24
Course description:

This program introduces the student to physics of sound, anatomy of the human ear, causes of hearing loss, requirements of OSHA’s noise regulation, how to choose proper methods of noise control, and developing a hearing conservation program.

FOUR HOUR DEFENSIVE DRIVING COURSE (LV)

Date: Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 35
Available slots: 0
Course description:

The overall objective of this course is to increase awareness of, and the need for, defensive driving for employers and employees who operate motor vehicles on public roads as part of their businesses.  This is accomplished within a classroom environment by providing attendees with an increased awareness of the risks and hazards associated with adverse driving conditions and providing techniques to reduce those risks.  Upon completion of the class, attendees will receive a National Safety Council DDC-4 Course completion card.

RESPIRATORY PROTECTION AWARENESS (LV)

Date: Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 52
Course description:

This course provides an overview of OSHA’s Respiratory Protection Standard 29 CFR 1910.134.  This class focuses on the scope, application and organization of the standard.  The class also provides a brief overview of the requirements of a respirator program, medical evaluation, fit testing protocols, training requirements and selected definitions.

OSHA 30 HOUR GENERAL INDUSTRY OUTREACH PROGRAM (RENO)

Date: Monday, June 12, 2017 - 8:30am to Friday, June 16, 2017 - 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 10
Course description:

This five-day course will provide training in OSHA’s General Industry Standards, 29 CFR 1910.  It is an expanded version of the ten-hour course.  Attendees must attend all five days to receive the OSHA attendance card.

CONCRETE AND MASONRY REGULATORY REVIEW (LV)

Date: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 57
Course description:

 

A review of the concrete and masonry construction regulations found in OSHA standard 29 CFR 1926, Subpart Q.  The class covers concrete pours, rebar, post-tensioning, lift-slab, tilt-up, shoring and formwork, as well as limited access zones and bracing for masonry constructions.

SCAFFOLD REGULATORY REVIEW (LV)

Date: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 52
Course description:

This program reviews the Construction Scaffold Regulations and new standard format.  The emphasis will be on supported scaffolds with some specifics on suspended scaffold changes.  The program ends with a discussion on the training requirements.

WORKPLACE VIOLENCE AWARENESS (LV)

Date: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 45
Course description:

This class offers a comprehensive overview of violent behavior in the workplace.  Participants are introduced to the dimensions of violence and aggression and the precursors to workplace violence.  Regulatory measures and OSHA’s commitment to combating violence in the workplace are discussed.  The class includes individual and group participant activities.  Discussions also focus on: categories of violent behavior, fundamental concepts of physical security, and a systems approach to target hardening and prevention - reduction strategies.

WORKPLACE EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT TOOLS (LV)

Date: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 24
Available slots: 0
Course description:

This presentation assists the student in the development of effective evaluation and management tools for use in their safety and health programs.  The class focuses on the procedures for doing a safety assessment, job safety analysis, setting up a functional safety committee, and using root cause analysis to do a thorough accident investigation.  Emphasis is placed on the importance of total management commitment.

JANITOR, CUSTODIAN & HOUSEKEEPER HAZARD AWARENESS

Date: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 49
Course description:

A review of the hazards to which janitors, custodians and housekeepers are commonly exposed, including cleaning with chemicals, physical hazards, biological hazards, and ergonomic hazards.  Means and methods of eliminating or minimizing these hazards are discussed.

MACHINE SAFEGUARDING (LV)

Date: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 52
Course description:

Participants are introduced to the concepts of machine safeguarding. 29 CFR 1910, subpart O will be reviewed with respect to woodworking machinery, abrasive wheel machinery, mechanical power presses, mechanical power transmission apparatus, and general requirements.

OFFICE SAFETY: HAZARD RECOGNITION (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 26
Course description:

This basic program covers common office and parking lot hazards including: getting from the parking lot to the office; housekeeping; fire hazards and exit routing; materials storage; office furniture, equipment and tools; environmental controls; slips, trips and falls; and stairway safety.

EXCAVATION REGULATORY REVIEW (LV)

Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 51
Course description:

This program provides attendees with a general overview of the requirements of OSHA’s Excavation standard (29 CFR 1926, Subpart P).  The topics covered include basic soil mechanics, competent and qualified persons, soil classification, general requirements for excavations, protective systems, and inspection requirements.  

INTRODUCTION TO OSHA (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 29
Course description:

This awareness training is intended to familiarize the participant with the purpose and history of the OSHA act, functions of the enforcement section, functions of the consultation section, and sources of the occupational safety and health standards.

CONTROL OF HAZARDOUS ENERGY “LOCKOUT/TAGOUT” (LV)

Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 49
Course description:

This class emphasizes locking out all energy sources during maintenance operations.  Energy sources include; but are not limited to, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and gravity.  The program and procedure requirements are reviewed.

HEARING CONSERVATION PROGRAM (LV)

Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 52
Course description:

This program introduces the student to physics of sound, anatomy of the human ear, causes of hearing loss, requirements of OSHA’s noise regulation, how to choose proper methods of noise control, and developing a hearing conservation program.

REVIEWING CODES AND REGULATIONS (RENO)

Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 26
Course description:

This class will discuss the origins of codes and regulations and teach the participant how to negotiate the Federal Standards for Labor contained in the Code of Federal Regulations, title 1910 (General Industry) and 1926 (Construction),as well as the State requirements contained in the Nevada Revised Statues and the Nevada Administrative Code, Sections 618.

LANDSCAPING HAZARD AWARENESS (LV)

Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 56
Course description:

A class designed for employers and workers in the landscaping industry.  It addresses common hazards in landscape and hardscape construction including:  vehicle safety, equipment and machinery safety, ergonomics, heat and cold stresses, and chemical hazards.

SUPERVISORY COMMUNICATION WITH NON-ENGLISH SPEAKING EMPLOYEES (RENO)

Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 33
Course description:

This class is designed to assist employers in their verbal and non-verbal communication with non-English speaking employees.  The class will cover:  Importance of good communication, cultural and language barriers, assessing communications in multicultural environments and solutions, strategies and practices.

SELF INSPECTIONS – 12 WEEKS TO A SAFER WORKPLACE (LV)

Date: Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 49
Course description:

A guide for safety personnel to help set up self-inspection programs. The program gives ideas on how to do self-inspections and what to look for. It sets up a timetable for looking at different common hazards found at almost every workplace, and how to account for each hazard found.

WORKPLACE EMERGENCY AND EVACUATION (LV)

Date: Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 54
Course description:

This presentation gives an overview to prepare for a workplace emergency.  Topics that will be covered include: type of disasters, response plans, protection from airborne, biological, radiological attacks and mass evacuations. 

OFFICE SAFETY: HAZARD RECOGNITION (LV)

Date: Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 54
Course description:

This basic program covers common office and parking lot hazards including: getting from the parking lot to the office; housekeeping; fire hazards and exit routing; materials storage; office furniture, equipment and tools; environmental controls; slips, trips and falls; and stairway safety.

RESTAURANT SAFETY AWARENESS (RENO)

Date: Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 39
Course description:

This is a three hour class that focuses on the basic principles of occupational safety in the food service industry.  Topics include kitchen safety, serving and bussing, bartending, physical hazards and security.  The course is designed for those persons who both work in or manage food service operations

SAFETY DATA SHEETS (LV)

Date: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 58
Course description:

This class provides students with a review of the various components of OSHA’s Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). The program includes discussions of the physical and chemical properties of hazardous substances, potential health hazards, and MSDS terminology.  Class focus is on the application of MSDS information to the work environment. Upcoming changes to the HAZCOM program relating to the MSDS will also be discussed.

OSHA 10 HOUR CONSTRUCTION COURSE (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 8:30am to Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 39
Course description:

This two-day course provides an introduction to OSHA and OSHA’s Construction Standards, 29 CFR 1926.  It will cover several subparts of the standard with emphasis on Nevada enforcement activities. Attendees must attend both days to receive the OSHA attendance card.

STEEL ERECTION REGULATORY REVIEW (LV)

Date: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 59
Course description:

The overall goal of the program is to summarize the requirements of OSHA’s steel erection standard and provide attendees with an overview of key management elements.  Emphasis is placed on the duties of the general and erection contractors, specific tasks covered by the standard, a summary of hoisting and rigging, fall protection, and employee training.

SANITATION IN THE WORKPLACE (LV)

Date: Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 56
Course description:

A class designed for employers and workers in all industries.  It addresses common sanitation hazards both general industry and construction, such as requirements for drinking water, toilet facilities, wash water, cooking and lunchrooms, and showers.

ERGONOMICS AWARENESS (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 8:30am to 10:30am
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 37
Course description:

This awareness class will review musculoskeletal disorders, major ergonomic risk factors; ergonomic program activities that can help the employer reduce injuries, and what OSHA is currently doing to assist the employers’ efforts.

SAFETY DATA SHEETS (RENO)

Date: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 36
Course description:

This class provides students with a review of the various components of OSHA’s Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). The program includes discussions of the physical and chemical properties of hazardous substances, potential health hazards, and MSDS terminology.  Class focus is on the application of MSDS information to the work environment. Upcoming changes to the HAZCOM program relating to the MSDS will also be discussed.

LANDSCAPING HAZARD AWARENESS (RENO)

Date: Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 37
Course description:

A class designed for employers and workers in the landscaping industry.  It addresses common hazards in landscape and hardscape construction including:  vehicle safety, equipment and machinery safety, ergonomics, heat and cold stresses, and chemical hazards.

OSHA 10 HOUR CONSTRUCTION COURSE (LV)

Date: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 8:30am to Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 33
Course description:

This two-day course provides an introduction to OSHA and OSHA’s Construction Standards, 29 CFR 1926.  It will cover several subparts of the standard with emphasis on Nevada enforcement activities. Attendees must attend both days to receive the OSHA attendance card.

FOUR HOUR DEFENSIVE DRIVING COURSE (LV)

Date: Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 35
Available slots: 35
Course description:

The overall objective of this course is to increase awareness of, and the need for, defensive driving for employers and employees who operate motor vehicles on public roads as part of their businesses.  This is accomplished within a classroom environment by providing attendees with an increased awareness of the risks and hazards associated with adverse driving conditions and providing techniques to reduce those risks.  Upon completion of the class, attendees will receive a National Safety Council DDC-4 Course completion card.

WORKPLACE EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT TOOLS (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 20
Available slots: 20
Course description:

This presentation assists the student in the development of effective evaluation and management tools for use in their safety and health programs.  The class focuses on the procedures for doing a safety assessment, job safety analysis, setting up a functional safety committee, and using root cause analysis to do a thorough accident investigation.  Emphasis is placed on the importance of total management commitment.

ASBESTOS AWARENESS (LV)

Date: Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
Course description:

This class includes a presentation of the history, physical characteristics, and various types of asbestos containing materials.  Discussions also include presumed asbestos containing material, friable conditions, exposure protection, potential health effects, and medical monitoring programs.

HAZARD COMMUNICATION AWARENESS (RENO)

Date: Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

The presentation provides an overview of the written hazard communication requirements.  Topics covered will include: labeling, inventory, material safety data sheets, and training.

REVIEWING CODES, STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS (LV)

Date: Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
Course description:

This class will discuss the origins of codes and regulations and teach the participant how to negotiate the Federal Standards for Labor contained in the Code of Federal Regulations, title 1910 (General Industry) and 1926 (Construction),as well as the State requirements contained in the Nevada Revised Statues and the Nevada Administrative Code, Sections 618.

OSHA 10 HOUR GENERAL INDUSTRY COURSE (LV)

Date: Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 8:30am to Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

This two-day course provides an introduction into OSHA and briefly introduces OSHA’s General Industry Standards, 29 CFR 1910.  It will cover several subparts of the standard with emphasis on Nevada enforcement activities.  Attendees must attend both days to receive the OSHA attendance card.

ELECTRICAL SAFE WORK PRACTICES – NFPA 70E (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:30pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

A class designed for employers and workers exposed to electrical hazards, primarily arc flash/blast.  It addresses common electrical hazards and controls for these hazards such as electrically safe work conditions, personal protective equipment, electrical arc flash hazards, limited approach boundaries,  Electrical Safety Program, electrical lockout/tagout, and multi-employer worksites.  

OSHA INJURY AND ILLNESS RECORDKEEPING “300 LOG” (LV)

Date: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
Course description:

The presentation covers employer injury and illness recordkeeping requirements of the OSH Act of 1970.  The discussion includes: OSHA’s basic recordkeeping requirements outlined in 29 CFR 1904, injury and illness recordkeeping criteria, recordable and non-recordable injury and illness determination, recordkeeping forms and their maintenance, and posting requirements.

ELECTRICAL HAZARD AWARENESS (LV)

Date: Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
Course description:

The program provides an awareness of the general hazards of electricity in the workplace.  This is accomplished through a review of the basic physical characteristics of electricity, an overview of electrical safety, how to identify common electrical hazards, and some methods to control them.

INTRODUCTION TO OSHA (LV)

Date: Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
Course description:

This awareness training is intended to familiarize the participant with the purpose and history of the OSHA act, functions of the enforcement section, functions of the consultation section, and sources of the occupational safety and health standards.

SCAFFOLD REGULATORY REVIEW (RENO)

Date: Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

This program reviews the Construction Scaffold Regulations and new standard format.  The emphasis will be on supported scaffolds with some specifics on suspended scaffold changes.  The program ends with a discussion on the training requirements.

ELECTRICAL SAFE WORK PRACTICES – NFPA 70E (LV)

Date: Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
Course description:

A class designed for employers and workers exposed to electrical hazards, primarily arc flash/blast.  It addresses common electrical hazards and controls for these hazards such as electrically safe work conditions, personal protective equipment, electrical arc flash hazards, limited approach boundaries,  Electrical Safety Program, electrical lockout/tagout, and multi-employer worksites.  

ELECTRICAL HAZARDS (RENO)

Date: Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

The program provides an awareness of the general hazards of electricity in the workplace.  This is accomplished through a review of the basic physical characteristics of electricity, an overview of electrical safety, how to identify common electrical hazards, and some methods to control them.

FALL PROTECTION REGULATORY REVIEW (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

This program reviews the construction regulations in 29 CFR 1926, subpart M.  It examines conventional fall protection such as guardrail systems, safety net systems, and personal fall arrest systems.

SPANISH OSHA 10 HOUR GENERAL INDUSTRY COURSE (LV)

Date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 8:30am to Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 3:30pm
Language: Spanish
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

This two-day course provides an introduction into OSHA and briefly introduces OSHA’s General Industry Standards, 29 CFR 1910.  It will cover several subparts of the standard with emphasis on Nevada enforcement activities.  Attendees must attend both days to receive the OSHA attendance card.

INTRODUCTION TO OSHA (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

This awareness training is intended to familiarize the participant with the purpose and history of the OSHA act, functions of the enforcement section, functions of the consultation section, and sources of the occupational safety and health standards.

REVIEWING CODES AND REGULATIONS (RENO)

Date: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

This class will discuss the origins of codes and regulations and teach the participant how to negotiate the Federal Standards for Labor contained in the Code of Federal Regulations, title 1910 (General Industry) and 1926 (Construction),as well as the State requirements contained in the Nevada Revised Statues and the Nevada Administrative Code, Sections 618.

FALL PROTECTION REGULATORY REVIEW (LV)

Date: Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
Course description:

This program reviews the construction regulations in 29 CFR 1926, subpart M.  It examines conventional fall protection such as guardrail systems, safety net systems, and personal fall arrest systems.

MACHINE SAFEGUARDING (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

Participants are introduced to the concepts of machine safeguarding. 29 CFR 1910, subpart O will be reviewed with respect to woodworking machinery, abrasive wheel machinery, mechanical power presses, mechanical power transmission apparatus, and general requirements.

CONFINED SPACE AWARENESS (LV)

Date: Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
Course description:

A general program that introduces the participant to OSHA’s established regulatory requirements for permit required confined space entry.  Topics include hazards associated with confined space entry, atmospheric testing and related procedures, and personal protective equipment. Safe work practices are also discussed.

FOUR HOUR DEFENSIVE DRIVING COURSE (RENO)

Date: Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

The overall objective of this course is to increase awareness of, and the need for, defensive driving for employers and employees who operate motor vehicles on public roads as part of their businesses.  This is accomplished within a classroom environment by providing attendees with an increased awareness of the risks and hazards associated with adverse driving conditions and providing techniques to reduce those risks.  Upon completion of the class, attendees will receive a National Safety Council DDC-4 Course completion card.

POWERED INDUSTRIAL TRUCKS “FORKLIFT SAFETY AWARENESS” (LV)

Date: Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
Course description:

This program is geared toward managers and supervisors.  Students are provided an overview of the OSHA Powered Industrial Truck Standard.  This program includes safe operating procedures, operator responsibilities, load handling considerations, operator training requirements, and inspection and maintenance requirements.

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (LV)

Date: Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
Course description:

A class designed for employers and workers exposed to or potentially exposed to hazardous conditions for which personal protective equipment is needed.  It addresses assessing the workplace, types of PPE, choosing the right PPE, training for employees, and care and use of PPE.

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

A class designed for employers and workers exposed to or potentially exposed to hazardous conditions for which personal protective equipment is needed.  It addresses assessing the workplace, types of PPE, choosing the right PPE, training for employees, and care and use of PPE.

ERGONOMICS AWARENESS (LV)

Date: Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
Course description:

This awareness class will review musculoskeletal disorders, major ergonomic risk factors; ergonomic program activities that can help the employer reduce injuries, and what OSHA is currently doing to assist the employers’ efforts.

WORKPLACE EMERGENCIES AND EVACUATION (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

This presentation gives an overview to prepare for a workplace emergency.  Topics that will be covered include: type of disasters, response plans, protection from airborne, biological, radiological attacks and mass evacuations. 

EXCAVATION REGULATORY REVIEW (RENO)

Date: Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

This program provides attendees with a general overview of the requirements of OSHA’s Excavation standard (29 CFR 1926, Subpart P).  The topics covered include basic soil mechanics, competent and qualified persons, soil classification, general requirements for excavations, protective systems, and inspection requirements.  

SELF INSPECTIONS – 12 WEEKS TO A SAFER WORKPLACE (LV)

Date: Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
Course description:

A guide for safety personnel to help set up self-inspection programs. The program gives ideas on how to do self-inspections and what to look for. It sets up a timetable for looking at different common hazards found at almost every workplace, and how to account for each hazard found.

WORKPLACE VIOLENCE AWARENESS (LV)

Date: Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 1:00pm to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
Course description:

This class offers a comprehensive overview of violent behavior in the workplace.  Participants are introduced to the dimensions of violence and aggression and the precursors to workplace violence.  Regulatory measures and OSHA’s commitment to combating violence in the workplace are discussed.  The class includes individual and group participant activities.  Discussions also focus on: categories of violent behavior, fundamental concepts of physical security, and a systems approach to target hardening and prevention - reduction strategies.

OSHA 30 HOUR CONSTRUCTION OUTREACH PROGRAM (RENO)

Date: Monday, September 11, 2017 - 8:30am to Friday, September 15, 2017 - 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

This five-day course will provide training in OSHA’s Construction Standards, 29 CFR 1926.  It is an expanded version of the ten-hour course.  Attendees must attend all five days to receive the OSHA attendance card.

FUNDAMENTALS OF ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION (LV)

Date: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 8:30am to Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 36
Available slots: 36
Course description:

This two day program provides participants with an overview of the accident investigation process and identifies pitfalls to an effective investigation.  The class focuses on obtaining human, documentary and physical evidence, and using the various types of analytical techniques for determining accident causes.  Accident report formats are discussed and course content is reinforced with workshop exercises.

INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (LV)

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 8:30am to Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
1301 N. Green Valley Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson  Nevada  89074
United States
Event capacity: 22
Available slots: 22
Course description:

The target audience for this course is those individuals who are responsible for the development and delivery of training programs.  Course content focuses on topic selection, materials organization, identification of objectives, outline preparation, presentation skills, evaluation tools, and the use of presentation technology.  Course work also includes the development of a lesson plan and a brief presentation by each participant.

POWERED INDUSTRIAL TRUCKS “FORKLIFT SAFETY AWARENESS” (RENO)

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

This program is geared toward managers and supervisors.  Students are provided an overview of the OSHA Powered Industrial Truck Standard.  This program includes safe operating procedures, operator responsibilities, load handling considerations, operator training requirements, and inspection and maintenance requirements.

SELF INSPECTIONS – 12 WEEKS TO A SAFER WORKPLACE (RENO)

Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Ln
Suite E-144
Reno  Nevada  89502
United States
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
Course description:

A guide for safety personnel to help set up self-inspection programs. The program gives ideas on how to do self-inspections and what to look for. It sets up a timetable for looking at different common hazards found at almost every workplace, and how to account for each hazard found.