PNC offers OSHA courses in April and June

2014-03-16T00:05:00Z PNC offers OSHA courses in April and JuneTimes Staff nwitimes.com
March 16, 2014 12:05 am  • 

VALPARAISO | Occupational Safety and Health standards courses will be offered at Purdue University North Central's Center for Occupational Safety and Health.

They are OSHA 511, Occupational Safety and a Health Standards for General Industry course in April and OSHA 501: an outreach trainer course in OSHA Standards for General Industry course in June open to all qualified individuals.

The OSHA 511 course runs from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. April 14-17 at PNC- Porter County, 600 Vale Park Road, Valparaiso. The course fee is $800 and includes all books and materials.

This course has no prerequisites. The registration deadline is April 2.

Instruction will include an overview of OSHA policies, procedures and standards as well as general industry safety and health principles. Using OSHA standards as a guide, topics include scope and application of the OSHA general industry standards with special emphasis placed on the most hazardous areas. Participants will receive a certificate upon successful completion of the course.

The OSHA 501 course will be from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 2-5 at PNC Porter County. The course fee is $800 and includes all books and materials.

The course is designed for personnel interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour general industry safety and health outreach program to employees and other interested groups. Special emphasis is placed on those topics that are required in the 10- and 30-hour general industry safety and health outreach program to their employees and other interested groups. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a certificate as well as an OSHA Outreach Trainer for General Industry card.

For this course, a thorough understanding of OSHA general industry standards is required. Participants must have completed the OSHA 511 course and have five years of safety experience to enroll. To be considered for approval to join the OSHA 501 course, those interested in registering must submit a prerequisite verification form to the PNC Office of Graduate and Extended Learning by the registration deadline of May 19.

Call (219) 462-4197.

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