USF OTI Education Center

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OSHA 510

510 – Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry

Days: 4  Hours: 26  CEUs: 2.5  Tuition: $700  

Course Description:

This course covers OSHA Standards, policies, and procedures in the construction industry. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA Construction Standards, construction safety and health principles, and special emphasis on those areas in construction which are most hazardous. Upon course completion students will have the ability to define construction terms found in the OSHA Construction Standards, identify hazards which occur in the construction industry, locate and determine appropriate OSHA Construction Standards, policies, and procedures, and describe the use of the OSHA Construction Standards and regulations to supplement an ongoing safety and health program. Minimum student contact hours: 26

Scheduled Classes

Dates Times Locations Registration Links
5/13/2019 – 5/16/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Louisville KY Register Here!
6/17/2019 – 6/20/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Jacksonville FL Register Here!
7/15/2019 – 7/18/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Wesley Chapel FL Register Here!
7/15/2019 – 7/18/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Charleston SC Register Here!
9/16/2019 – 9/19/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Fort Lauderdale FL Register Here!
10/7/2019 – 10/10/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Saint Augustine FL Register Here!
11/18/2019 – 11/21/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Kissimmee Fl Register Here!

Prerequisite:

None

Course Objectives:

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

  • Select the appropriate OSHA standards that apply to a hazard
  • Identify elements of a successful construction safety program
  • Identify the more frequently cited OSHA standards
  • Implement an effective recordkeeping procedure.

Course Topics:

  • Introduction to OSHA
  • Safety programs
  • Recordkeeping
  • Hazard communication
  • Health hazards in Construction
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Fire protection and prevention
  • Materials handling
  • Tools – hand and power
  • Welding
  • Electrical
  • Scaffolding
  • Fall protection
  • Cranes and rigging
  • Motor vehicles
  • Excavation
  • Concrete construction

Steel erection
Underground construction
Demolition
Blasting
Stairways and ladders

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:

Accommodations for Disabilities

Accommodations for Disabilities: Please notify the USF OTI Education Center, 2612 Cypress Ridge Blvd., Suite 101, Wesley Chapel, Florida, 33544 or call (813) 994-1195 a minimum of ten working days in advance of the event if a reasonable accommodation for a disability is needed. Events, activities and facilities of the University of South Florida are available without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, or Vietnam veteran status as provided by law and in accordance with the University's respect for personal dignity.

Cancellation Policy

Registration fees are assessed in accordance with USF OSHA Training Institute Education Center cancellation rules.  All fees are subject to change without prior notice.  USF OSHA Training Institute Education Center will make every effort to advertise all changes to policies and fees as promptly as possible when such changes occur.

A cancellation fee equal to 25% will be assessed for all cancellation requests, regardless of the reason for the request.

The request for cancellation of the registration must be provided in writing (fax or email are acceptable) and must be received (not postmarked) at least 10 business days prior to the start date of the course for which the student is requesting cancellation.

If the request for cancellation is received more than 10 business days prior to the start date of the course, the student may elect either to send a substitute or to request that the funds be transferred to another course without penalty.

If the request for cancellation is received less than 10 business days prior to the start date of the course, a substitute student may be sent.  However, transfers and refunds are not available during this time period; and all funds paid for the course will be forfeited.

If a transfer is requested, the course elected must begin within six (6) months of the original course start date.  A transfer can only be requested one (1) time.  A $18 transfer fee will be charged.

If the student elects to register for a course less than 10 business days prior to the start date of the course, and thereafter, finds that attendance will not be possible, the student may elect to send a substitute student.  However, transfers and refunds are not available during this time period; and all funds paid for the course will be forfeited.

Updated 2019 Apr 11-16:42