Mid-South OSHA Training Institute Education Center (OTIEC) has various upcoming OSHA 510 Construction Standards courses in New Orleans, Louisiana. If you are in or around Louisiana these courses are great for EHS, human resource, production and operations professionals with a safety responsibility.

Visit midsouthoti.org for more information or to register for one of our upcoming courses.

OSHA 510 Upcoming Dates in New Orleans, LA. Click on date for registration information.

Mar 9-12, 2021

May 11-14, 2021

Jul 27-30, 2021

Sept 21-24, 2021

Nov 2-6, 2021

OSHA 500 Upcoming Dates in New Orleans, LA. Click on date for registration information.

Apr 6-9, 2021

Aug 17-20, 2021

Nov 16-19, 2021

Questions Contact Douglas Castro at Global ERA Training (504) 231-1000 or dcastro@GlobalERATraining.com

 

OSHA 510 – STANDARDS FOR CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

This course covers the OSHA standards for the construction industry found in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 1926 along with other relevant policies, procedures, and safety and health principles for the construction industry. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous and most frequently cited by OSHA. This course is provided by the Mid-South OTI Education Center. Minimum Contact Hours: 26 hours

Learn to:

  • Select the appropriate OSHA standards that apply to a hazard
  • Identify elements of a successful construction safety program
  • Identify the more frequently cited OSHA standards
  • Implement an effective recordkeeping procedure

Topics covered:

  • Introduction to OSHA
  • Hazard Violation Search Workshop
  • Safety programs
  • Recordkeeping
  • Hazard communication
  • Health hazards in construction
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Fire protection and prevention
  • Materials handling
  • Scaffolding
  • Welding
  • Electrical
  • Cranes and rigging
  • Blasting
  • Tools – hand and power
  • Excavation
  • Fall protection
  • Demoltion
  • Motor vehicles
  • Concrete construction
  • Steel erection
  • Underground construction
  • Stairways and ladders

Materials: 29 CFR 1926 Construction Safety Standard provided by Mid-South OTI Education Center.

OSHA 500 – TRAINER COURSE FOR THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

This trainer course is designed for personnel interested in teaching the OSHA 10- or 30-Hour Construction Outreach courses. Special emphasis is placed on required topics in the OSHA Outreach Program. Various instructional approaches and the effective use of visual aids and handouts will also be covered. Course participants will work in groups or independently to practice their presentation of selected topics.

A written examination is given at the conclusion of the course. Successful completion of the course and the final examination allows the participant to be recognized as an OSHA Authorized Outreach Trainer for the Construction Industry.

This course is provided by the Mid-South OTI Education Center. Minimum Contact Hours: 26 hours

Construction industry outreach trainers must take OSHA 502 every four years to maintain their status as an outreach trainer. 

Learn to:

  • Define construction terms found in the OSHA standards
  • Present effective safety and health training programs in accordance with OSHA’s construction standards, regulations, and guidelines
  • Identify hazards that occur in the construction industry and determine appropriate standards
  • Prepare reports citing conditions found
  • Identify methods to correct hazards

Topics covered:

  • Introduction to OSHA standards
  • Safety programs
  • OSHA inspections, targeting, and penalties
  • Training techniques
  • Hazard communication
  • Health hazards in construction and personal protective equipment
  • Walking and working surfaces
  • Scaffolding
  • Trenching
  • Overview of the outreach training program
  • Electrical
  • Cranes and rigging
  • Ladders and stairways
  • Tools
  • Welding
  • Confined space entry
  • Health hazards in construction
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Concrete construction
  • Steel erection
  • OSHA recordkeeping

Prerequisites:  OSHA #510 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Construction taken within the last 7 (seven) years and five (5) years of construction safety experience. A bachelor’s degree (or higher) in occupational safety and health or industrial hygiene from an accredited college or university, a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) designation may be substituted for a total of two (2) years of experience. Authorized OSHA Outreach Training Program trainers are required to attend OSHA #502 Update for Construction Industry Outreach Trainers at least once every four (4) years to maintain their trainer status. You must submit a  Prerequisite Verification Form and a photo of your Government-Issued ID with your registration.

Materials:  29 CFR 1926 Construction Safety Standard provided by Mid-South OTI Education Center. Minimum Contact Hours: 26 hours Due to course content we highly recommend bringing a laptop.