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MMT 131 - Intro to OSHA/Industrial Hygiene


Credits: 1
1 Lecture Hours

Description
This course will serve as an introduction to Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)and Industrial Hygiene concepts. The topics covered are those required under OSHA’s Outreach Training Program Guidelines. Upon Completion of this course, students will receive an OSHA 10 General Industry training completion card.
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Define OSHA, the OSH Act, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) and industrial hygiene concepts.
  2. Explain Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), walking and working surfaces, exit routes and hazard communication.
  3. Describe materials handling, hazardous materials, electrical safety and health programs.
  4. Cite the OSHA outreach training program guidelines.
  5. Pass an OSHA 10 hour general industry standard assessment.
Listed Topics
  1. OSHA
  2. Walking and working surfaces
  3. Exit routes and emergency action plans
  4. Fire prevention plans and fire protection
  5. Electrical safety
  6. PPE
  7. Materials handling
  8. Hazard communication
  9. Hazardous materials
  10. Industrial hygiene
  11. Safety and health programs
  12. Bloodborne pathogens
Reference Materials
Instructor- approved materials.
Approved By: Bullock, Quintin Date Approved: 12/08/2014


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