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|COMPETENT PERSON IN CONSTRUCTION|
|Category:||SFC-Sanitation Facilities Construction|
|Description:||This course is designed for engineering, inspection and construction personnel working under the OSHA construction standards. The course will cover in detail the OSHA requirements for a competent person in excavation, fall protection, scaffolding, and electrical safety. Topics include construction industry hazards, liability and responsibility, general duty clause, focus inspections, multi-employer sites, competent person, safety programs, excavations, fall protection, scaffolds, and electrical safety. Learners will be evaluated by a final exam at the end of the course [a grade of 70 or higher is passing].|
|Learning Outcomes:||• Define authorized, qualified, and competent person • Communicate the OSHA standards and responsibilities that pertain to competent persons in the construction industry • Apply OSHA standards for excavations, fall protection, scaffolds, and electrical safety to make construction job sites safe and reduce possible work related injuries|
|Agenda File:||Competent Person Agenda.pdf|
Registration for this class will begin on 12/11/2013. Please check back.