Silica Management for Construction

SAF310 - 8.00 Hours

Description

construction worker with sawThe Silica Management for Construction course is designed to provide an overview of the dangers of silica exposure in construction jobs and how to mitigate the hazards. The course topics include diseases associated with silica exposure, compliance with OSHA construction silica standards, 29 CFR 1926.1153, how to test for silica exposure, and methods of controlling silica exposure.

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class for your organization, please contact Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

construction worker with sawThe Silica Management for Construction course is designed to provide an overview of the dangers of silica exposure in construction jobs and how to mitigate the hazards. The course topics include diseases associated with silica exposure, compliance with OSHA construction silica standards, 29 CFR 1926.1153, how to test for silica exposure, and methods of controlling silica exposure.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 100% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.

Topics

Introduction to Silica Management+The OSHA Construction Standard+Personal Sampling+Silica Exposure Control Methods

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for individuals who will be responsible for managing employees’ silica exposure and compliance with OSHA’s silica standard.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

0.8 CEUs

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811

Related Courses

OSH521+OSH222+OSH510+OSH500OSHA Guide to Industrial Hygiene (OSHA #521)+Respiratory Protection (OSHA #2225)+Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry (OSHA #510)+Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry (OSHA #500)OSHA Guide to Industrial Hygiene (OSHA #521)+Respiratory Protection (OSHA #2225)+Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry (OSHA #510)+Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry (OSHA #500)OSHA Guide to Industrial Hygiene (OSHA #521)+Respiratory Protection (OSHA #2225)+Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry (OSHA #510)+Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry (OSHA #500)

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