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STI 212 - Ironworker Safety 3

Credits: 3
3 Lecture Hours

Prerequisites: STI 197  

This course provides a fundamental understanding of the skills needed to become an effective Ironworker Foreman. Subjects include job safety awareness, team building, effective communication, record keeping, safety programs and job planning.  A completion certificate is issued for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) 30-hour Hazard Awareness program.  Certifications are contingent upon passing written evaluations.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Identify the roles and responsibilities of the Ironworker Foreman.
  2. Describe the qualities of an effective and diverse work team.
  3. Demonstrate effective problem-solving skills by making corrections to a structural drawing used for erection.
  4. Document work activities and maintain records utilizing job narratives.
  5. Evaluate contract documents in order to plan worker assignments.
  6. Design a safety management program.
  7. Demonstrate the principles of quality management.
  8. Identify common hazards of the construction industry as they are outlined in OSHA standards.
Listed Topics
  1. OSHA hazard awareness
  2. Foreman team building
  3. Foreman record keeping
  4. Foreman safety responsibilities
Reference Materials
ronworkers Foreman Training - Reference Manual
CFR 1926
Students who successfully complete this course acquire general knowledge, skills and abilities that align with CCAC’s definition of an educated person. Specifically, this course fulfills these General Education Goals:
  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
  • Culture Society & Citizenship
  • Communication
Approved By: Dr. Quintin B. Bullock Date Approved: 2/27/2020
Last Reviewed: 2/27/2020

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