Advisory:It is advised that students be able to read college-level texts.
This course is for the individual who needs an intermediate-level overview and/or the number of hours required for certification of both the California and Federal OSHA Safety Regulations for the General Industry and Construction Workplace. The course will cover a detailed overview of the rules and regulations, fire protection and prevention, material handling/storage and disposal, hand and power tools, welding and cutting, electrical safety, fall protection, scaffolds, excavations, concrete and masonry construction, steel erection, demolition, cranes/hoists/elevators and conveyors, lockout/tagout procedures, industrial hygiene, and emergency action plans. Powered industrial trucks will also be covered during the course, meeting the requirement for OSHA Standard 1910.178. Upon completion of this course (as well as passing the final exam and the powered industrial trucks operator safety training), the student will receive a 30-hour OSHA Training Certificate of Completion, which is good for life, and a powered industrial truck Certified Operator Card, which is good for 3 years.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921