Safety

Your employees are your biggest asset. Equip them with the knowledge to stay safe and keep others safe at work, while complying with Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations.

This is an 8-hour training that provides individuals with an opportunity to learn safe practices defined by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).

Topics include:

  • establishing electrically safe work conditions
  • skills needed to create an Arc Flash safety program
  • identification of warning labels
  • calculating hazards
  • reviewing appropriate personal protective equipment
  • evaluating the criterion for training others
  • assessing the tools needed for live equipment
This is a one-day course that can be taught at our facility or yours. A certificate of completion will be given to those participants who successfully complete the class. If you have questions, please contact Regional Outreach Program Manager David Conners at dconners@vt.edu or (540) 767-6145.

This program will review the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements for the Lockout/Tagout regulation.

Participants will learn:

  • types of active and stored energy sources + controls
  • lockout procedures
  • tagout procedures
  • understanding of employee verification responsibilities
This is a half-day program that can be taught at our facility or yours. If you have questions, please contact Regional Outreach Program Manager David Conners at dconners@vt.edu or (540) 767-6145.

 

This class qualifies participants for the OSHA 10-hour card for General Industry. Emphasis is placed on what OSHA requires from your company, the benefits of OSHA for industry, the most common causes of accidents and injuries, and the basic safety standards for industry. Along with the 10-hour OSHA card, a certificate of completion will be awarded to participants upon successful completion of the course.

This is a half-day course that can be taught at our facility or yours. If you have questions, please contact Regional Outreach Program Manager David Conners at dconners@vt.edu or (540) 767-6145.

This class qualifies participants for the OSHA 10-hour card for Construction. Emphasis is placed on what OSHA requires from your company, the benefits of OSHA for industry, the most common causes of accidents and injuries in construction, and the basic safety standards for the construction trade. Along with the 10-hour OSHA card, a certificate of completion will be awarded to participants upon successful completion of the course.

This is a half-day course that can be taught at our facility or yours. If you have questions, please contact Regional Outreach Program Manager David Conners at dconners@vt.edu or (540) 767-6145.

This class qualifies participants for the OSHA 30-hour card for General Industry. Emphasis is placed on what OSHA requires from your company, what OSHA does for general industry, the most common causes of accidents and injuries, and the basic safety standards for industry. There will be elective topics including electircal, walking and working surfaces, hazard communication, personal protective equipment (PPE), exit routes and emergency plans, bloodborne pathogens, machine guarding and more. Along with the 30-hour OSHA card, a certificate of completion will be awarded to participants upon successful completion of the course.

This is a one-day course that can be taught at our facility or yours. If you have questions, please contact Regional Outreach Program Manager David Conners at dconners@vt.edu or (540) 767-6145.

This class qualifies participants for the OSHA 30-hour card for Construction. Emphasis is placed on what OSHA requires from your company, what OSHA does for construction, the most common causes of accidents and injuries, and the basic safety standards for the construction trade. There will be elective topics including welding safety, electrical safety, fall protection, confined spaces, maching guarding and more. Along with the 30-hour OSHA card, a certificate of completion will be awarded to participants upon successful completion of the course.

This is a one-day course that can be taught at our facility or yours. If you have questions, please contact Regional Outreach Program Manager David Conners at dconners@vt.edu or (540) 767-6145.

Enrich Your Learning
With Enrichments, you can add value to existing programs with an MBTI assessment, coaching, mentoring, and/or customized content. We recommend consulting our staff to develop a customized approach for you and your organizational needs. Mention Enrichments when contacting staff about your programming.