Introduction to Evacuation and Emergency Planning (OSHA #7105)

OSH715 - 4.25 Hours

Description

Evacuation SceneThe Introduction to Evacuation and Emergency Planning (OSHA #7105) course covers OSHA requirements for emergency action and fire protection plans. Course topics include purpose and requirements of emergency action and fire prevention plans, elements of emergency evacuation plans, and features of design and maintenance of emergency exit routes. Students will participate in workshops pertaining to the development of emergency action plans. Upon course completion, students will have the ability to list the elements of an emergency action plan and emergency evacuation floor plans, recognize violations of OSHA exit route requirements, determine whether their organization requires an emergency action plan, and develop and implement workplace emergency action and fire protection plans.

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

Evacuation SceneThe Introduction to Evacuation and Emergency Planning (OSHA #7105) course covers OSHA requirements for emergency action and fire protection plans. Course topics include purpose and requirements of emergency action and fire prevention plans, elements of emergency evacuation plans, and features of design and maintenance of emergency exit routes. Students will participate in workshops pertaining to the development of emergency action plans. Upon course completion, students will have the ability to list the elements of an emergency action plan and emergency evacuation floor plans, recognize violations of OSHA exit route requirements, determine whether their organization requires an emergency action plan, and develop and implement workplace emergency action and fire protection plans.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Attendance Requirements

TEEX and the OSHA Training Institute (OTI) have an attendance policy that requires participants to fully attend an enrolled class in its entirety (100% of the course). We realize that extenuating circumstances may arise that would take a participant out of class and have a policy to handle those situations. If a participant misses less than 20% of the class, he/she may be able to perform makeup work equivalent to the class time missed. If 20% or more of the class is missed, the participant may attend a makeup course upon approval by TEEX’s OTI Education Center Director.

Topics

Requirement for an Emergency Action Plan+Emergency Action Plan+Emergency Evacuation Floor Plan+Exit Route Requirements and Violations

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for the small employer, business owner, or a representative (line supervisor or site manager) designated with the responsibility to plan for emergencies and evacuation procedures.

Continuing Education and Professional Credits

0.4 CEUs

Government Programs

Post 9/11 GI Bill Benefits® For information contact Veteranservices@teex.tamu.edu or call (877) 833-9638

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

OSH222+ASP503+MGT341Respiratory Protection (OSHA #2225)+Propane Emergencies+Disaster Preparedness for Healthcare Organizations within the Community InfrastructureRespiratory Protection (OSHA #2225)+Propane Emergencies+Disaster Preparedness for Healthcare Organizations within the Community InfrastructureRespiratory Protection (OSHA #2225)+Propane Emergencies+Disaster Preparedness for Healthcare Organizations within the Community Infrastructure

Policies

TEEX Policies
© Copyright 2019 Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service
A member of the Texas A&M University System
Ver.1.2015.0204