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OSHA 5400

5400 – Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Maritime Industry

Days: 4  Hours: 26  CEUs: 2.5  Tuition: $750  

Course Description:

This course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour Maritime safety and health Outreach Training Program to their employees and other interested groups. Special emphasis is placed on those topics required in the 10- and 30-hour Outreach Training Program as well as the most hazardous in the maritime industry using OSHA Maritime Standards as a guide. Students are briefed on effective instructional approaches and use of visual aids and handouts. This course allows the student to become a trainer in the Outreach Training Program, to conduct 10- and 30-hour maritime classes in shipyard employment, marine terminals, and longshoring, and to issue cards to participants after verifying course completion. Students in OSHA #5400 Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for the Maritime Industry who wish to participate as authorized Outreach Trainer Program trainers in the OSHA Outreach Training Program must successfully prepare a presentation on an assigned OSHA maritime industry Outreach Training Program topic individually or as part of a group and successfully pass a written exam at the end of the course. Minimum student contact hours: 26

Registration closes 5 days prior to start of class!

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Prerequisite:

Students must successfully completed:

OSHA #5410 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Maritime Industry and have five (5) years maritime industry safety experience. A degree in occupational safety and health from an accredited college or university, certification a Certified Safety Professional (CSP), a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), or a Certified Marine Chemist (CMC) may be substituted for two (2) years of work related experience. Authorized OSHA Maritime Industry Outreach Training Program trainers are required to attend OSHA #5402 Maritime Industry Trainer Update Course at least once every four (4) years to maintain their trainer status

Prerequisite Verification Form

Prerequisite Policy:

The purpose of this policy is to inform students of the options regarding submission of prerequisite information.

All students participating in a Train-the-Trainer course are required to present prerequisites for verification prior to the beginning of the class for which they are scheduled or would like to attend.

Students are solely responsible for proving sufficient documentation by the Friday prior to the beginning of the course. The prerequisite information must be approved by noon (12:00 P.M.) on the Friday before the start of the course.

If the prerequisite form has not been approved by noon (12:00 P.M.) on the Friday before the start of the course, the student will be considered ineligible to attend the course and will be subject to the following:

If a student has registered and paid for the course, but the prerequisite for was not approved by the time stated above, the student’s registration will be cancelled, the tuition paid for the course will be refunded, and a 25% cancellation fee will be assessed.

If a student provides all of the prerequisite information and has been approved, but has not registered and paid for the course, the student has until lunch time (NOON) of the first day to submit payment to remain in the course.

No certificate or trainer cards will be issued without prerequisite submission and approval, and payment of course fees.

Course Objectives:

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Instruct Maritime workers in OSHA 10 and 30 hour Maritime Standards hazard identification courses;
  • Define Maritime terms found in the OSHA Maritime Standards;
  • Identify hazards that occur in the Maritime Industry and determine appropriate standards;
  • Locate OSHA Maritime Safety and Health standards, polices and procedures;
  • Describe the use of the OSHA Maritime standards and regulations to supplement and on-going safety and health program;
  • And, describe how to conduct internal training on the OSHA Maritime regulations.

ABIH: 4.34

ABIH has previously awarded CM credit for this event. The current event contains 26 hours which can be claimed for CM credit. Rules and additional information for Event Providers is available at: American Board of Industrial Hygiene

Disclaimer:

Registration Policy (Changes effective January 2021)

Updated 2020 Dec 18-16:34