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Available Classes

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (LV)

Date: December 9, 2019 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 13
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.

RESPIRABLE CRYSTALLINE SILICA IN CONSTRUCTION (LV)

Date: December 9, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 34
Course description:

This program includes an overview of the OSHA Respirable crystalline silica standard 1926.1153.  The program will give the learner a brief history of silica and silicosis as it has affected and continues to affect workers in the United States for nearly the last century.  Following a brief overview and history of the material, the standard will be discussed in detail as to how it pertains to construction work and tasks, how to protect workers from silica exposure, and the requirements necessary to attain compliance. Topics covered include: Exposure control methods, respiratory protection, housekeeping and medical surveillance.

OSHA 10 HOUR CONSTRUCTION COURSE (LV)

Date: December 10, 2019 - 8:30am to December 11, 2019 - 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 0
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.

OSHA 10 HOUR CONSTRUCTION COURSE (RENO)

Date: December 11, 2019 - 8:30am to December 12, 2019 - 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Lane
Bldg. E-144
Reno, NV 89502
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 0
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.

SANITATION IN WORKPLACE (ELKO)

Date: December 13, 2019 - 8:00am to 11:00am
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 37
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.

SUPERVISORY COMMUNICATION WITH NON-ENGLISH SPEAKING EMPLOYEES (ELKO)

Date: December 13, 2019 - 12:30pm to 3:00pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
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.

BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS AWARENESS (LV)

Date: December 16, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 33
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.

SCAFFOLD REGULATORY REVIEW (RENO)

Date: December 17, 2019 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Lane
Bldg. E-144
Reno, NV 89502
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 35
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.

SPANISH OSHA 10 HOUR GENERAL INDUSTRY COURSE (LV)

Date: December 17, 2019 - 8:30am to December 18, 2019 - 3:30pm
Language: Spanish
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 52
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.

EXCAVATION REGULATORY REVIEW (RENO)

Date: December 17, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Lane
Bldg. E-144
Reno, NV 89502
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 34
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.  

HEARING CONSERVATION PROGRAM (RENO)

Date: December 19, 2019 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Lane
Bldg. E-144
Reno, NV 89502
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 31
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.

ELECTRICAL HAZARD AWARENESS (LV)

Date: December 19, 2019 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 27
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.

RESPIRABLE CRYSTALLINE SILICA IN CONSTRUCTION (RENO)

Date: December 19, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
4600 Kietzke Lane
Bldg. E-144
Reno, NV 89502
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 32
Course description:

This program includes an overview of the OSHA Respirable crystalline silica standard 1926.1153.  The program will give the learner a brief history of silica and silicosis as it has affected and continues to affect workers in the United States for nearly the last century.  Following a brief overview and history of the material, the standard will be discussed in detail as to how it pertains to construction work and tasks, how to protect workers from silica exposure, and the requirements necessary to attain compliance. Topics covered include: Exposure control methods, respiratory protection, housekeeping and medical surveillance.

MACHINE SAFEGUARDING (LV)

Date: December 20, 2019 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 21
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.

ASBESTOS AWARENESS (RENO)

Date: January 8, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 39
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.

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

Date: January 9, 2020 - 8:30am to 2:30pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 33
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.

OSHA 30 HOUR GENERAL INDUSTRY OUTREACH PROGRAM (LV)

Date: January 13, 2020 - 8:30am to January 17, 2020 - 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 0
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.

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

Date: January 14, 2020 - 8:30am to 2:30pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 36
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 & EVACUATION (RENO)

Date: January 15, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 34
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. 

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

Date: January 21, 2020 - 8:30am to 2:30pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 16
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.

POWERED INDUSTRIAL TRUCKS “FORKLIFT SAFETY AWARENESS” (RENO)

Date: January 22, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 30
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.

STEEL ERECTION REGULATORY REVIEW (RENO)

Date: January 23, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 39
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 WORKPLACE (LV)

Date: January 23, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 37
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.

SUPERVISORY COMMUNICATION WITH NON-ENGLISH SPEAKING EMPLOYEES (LV)

Date: January 23, 2020 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 44
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.

OSHA 30 HOUR GENERAL INDUSTRY OUTREACH PROGRAM (RENO)

Date: January 27, 2020 - 8:30am to January 31, 2020 - 4:30pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 30
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.

HEARING CONSERVATION PROGRAM (LV)

Date: January 28, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 48
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.

EXCAVATION REGULATORY REVIEW (LV)

Date: January 28, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 41
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.  

SCAFFOLD REGULATORY REVIEW (LV)

Date: January 29, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 49
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.

FALL PROTECTION REGULATORY REVIEW (LV)

Date: January 29, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 47
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.

INTRODUCTION TO OSHA (ELKO)

Date: January 30, 2020 - 8:00am to 11:30am
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 19
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.

RESPIRATORY PROTECTION AWARENESS (LV)

Date: January 30, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 49
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.

BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS AWARENESS (ELKO)

Date: January 30, 2020 - 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 24
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.

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (LV)

Date: January 30, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 51
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.

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

Date: February 4, 2020 - 8:30am to 2:30pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 39
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.

OSHA 10 HOUR CONSTRUCTION COURSE (LV)

Date: February 4, 2020 - 8:30am to February 5, 2020 - 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 0
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 (RENO)

Date: February 5, 2020 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 38
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.

CONCRETE AND MASONRY REGULATORY REVIEW (ELKO)

Date: February 6, 2020 - 8:00am to 11:30am
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 22
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.

INTRODUCTION TO OSHA (RENO)

Date: February 6, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 36
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.

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

Date: February 6, 2020 - 8:30am to 2:30pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 43
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.

CONFINED SPACE AWARENESS (ELKO)

Date: February 6, 2020 - 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 25
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.

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (RENO)

Date: February 6, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 39
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.

WORKPLACE VIOLENCE AWARENESS (LV)

Date: February 10, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 52
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.

WRITTEN WORKPLACE SAFETY PROGRAM (LV)

Date: February 10, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 43
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.

OSHA 10 HOUR CONSTRUCTION COURSE (RENO)

Date: February 11, 2020 - 8:30am to February 12, 2020 - 3:30pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 35
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.

INTRODUCTION TO OSHA (LV)

Date: February 11, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 58
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.

ELECTRICAL HAZARD AWARENESS (LV)

Date: February 11, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 59
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.

HAZARD COMMUNICATION AWARENESS (LV)

Date: February 12, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 49
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: February 12, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 48
Course description:

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

FALL PROTECTION REGULATORY REVIEW (RENO)

Date: February 13, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 38
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 CONSTRUCTION COURSE (LV)

Date: February 13, 2020 - 8:30am to February 14, 2020 - 3:30pm
Language: Spanish
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
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.

WORKPLACE EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT TOOLS (RENO)

Date: February 25, 2020 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 33
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.

STEEL ERECTION REGULATORY REVIEW (LV)

Date: February 25, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 56
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.

BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS AWARENESS (LV)

Date: February 25, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 58
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.

FUNDAMENTALS OF ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION (RENO)

Date: February 26, 2020 - 8:30am to February 27, 2020 - 4:30pm
Language:
Event capacity: 20
Available slots: 18
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.

FUNDAMENTALS OF ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION (LV)

Date: February 26, 2020 - 8:30am to February 27, 2020 - 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 36
Available slots: 26
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.

OSHA 10 HOUR GENERAL INDUSTRY COURSE (RENO)

Date: March 3, 2020 - 8:30am to March 4, 2020 - 3:30pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 39
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.

FOUR HOUR DEFENSIVE DRIVING COURSE (LV)

Date: March 3, 2020 - 8:30am to 12:30pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 35
Available slots: 28
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 & MANAGEMENT TOOLS (LV)

Date: March 4, 2020 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 24
Available slots: 15
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.

ELECTRICAL HAZARDS (ELKO)

Date: March 5, 2020 - 8:00am to 11:30am
Language:
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.

BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS AWARENESS (RENO)

Date: March 5, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
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.

REVIEWING CODES, STANDARDS & REGULATIONS (LV)

Date: March 5, 2020 - 8:30am to 2:30pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
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.

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

Date: March 5, 2020 - 12:30pm to 5:00pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
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.

HAZARD COMMUNICATION AWARENESS (RENO)

Date: March 10, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language:
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.

OSHA 10 HOUR GENERAL INDUSTRY COURSE (LV)

Date: March 10, 2020 - 8:30am to March 11, 2020 - 3:30pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
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.

SAFETY DATA SHEETS (RENO)

Date: March 10, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 39
Course description:

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

REVIEWING CODES AND REGULATIONS (RENO)

Date: March 11, 2020 - 8:30am to 2:30pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 39
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.

MACHINE SAFEGUARDING (RENO)

Date: March 12, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language:
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.

MACHINE SAFEGUARDING (LV)

Date: March 12, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
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.

WORKPLACE EMERGENCY & EVACUATION (LV)

Date: March 12, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
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. 

SCAFFOLD REGULATORY REVIEW (RENO)

Date: March 17, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language:
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.

ASBESTOS AWARENESS (LV)

Date: March 17, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
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.

EXCAVATION REGULATORY REVIEW (RENO)

Date: March 17, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language:
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.  

CONFINED SPACE AWARENESS (LV)

Date: March 17, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
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.

CONCRETE & MASONRY REGULATORY REVIEW (LV)

Date: March 18, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
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.

SANITATION IN THE WORKPLACE (LV)

Date: March 18, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
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.

RESPIRATORY PROTECTION AWARENESS (RENO)

Date: March 19, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
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.

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

Date: March 19, 2020 - 8:30am to 2:30pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
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.

SANITATION IN WORKPLACE (RENO)

Date: March 24, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
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.

SPANISH OSHA 10 HOUR GENERAL INDUSTRY COURSE (LV)

Date: March 24, 2020 - 8:30am to March 25, 2020 - 3:30pm
Language: Spanish
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
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.

CONFINED SPACE AWARENESS (RENO)

Date: March 24, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
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.

OSHA 10 HOUR GENERAL INDUSTRY COURSE (ELKO)

Date: March 25, 2020 - 8:00am to March 26, 2020 - 3:30pm
Language:
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.

WORKPLACE VIOLENCE AWARENESS (RENO)

Date: March 26, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
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 INJURY & ILLNESS RECORDKEEPING “300 LOG” (LV)

Date: March 26, 2020 - 8:30am to 2:30pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
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.

WRITTEN WORKPLACE SAFETY PROGRAM (RENO)

Date: March 26, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language:
Event capacity: 40
Available slots: 40
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.

RESPIRABLE CRYSTALLINE SILICA IN CONSTRUCTION (LV)

Date: March 31, 2020 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Event capacity: 60
Available slots: 60
Course description:

This program includes an overview of the OSHA Respirable crystalline silica standard 1926.1153.  The program will give the learner a brief history of silica and silicosis as it has affected and continues to affect workers in the United States for nearly the last century.  Following a brief overview and history of the material, the standard will be discussed in detail as to how it pertains to construction work and tasks, how to protect workers from silica exposure, and the requirements necessary to attain compliance. Topics covered include: Exposure control methods, respiratory protection, housekeeping and medical surveillance.

POWERED INDUSTRIAL TRUCKS “FORKLIFT SAFETY AWARENESS” (LV)

Date: March 31, 2020 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Language: English
Location:
3360 W. Sahara Ave
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
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.