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OSHA #501 - Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry

This course for private sector personnel from all types of industries is designed to develop those individuals who wish to present the OSHA 10/30 hour for General Industry. Upon successful completion attendees will be able to issue General Industry OSHA 10/30 course completion cards. Course participants will be required to develop and present an in-class 30 minute PowerPoint–based presentation. This course is not designed to familiarize students with the OSHA General Industry Standards (29 CFR 1910).

For more information and to register see https://www.nsec.niu.edu/nsec/course-schedules/osha-courses/osha-0501.shtml.

* Minnesota Safety Council is not an OTI Education Center, but serves as a host training organization for the National Safety Education Center.
Length: Four days

This course for private sector personnel from all types of industry presents detailed information on how the provisions of the OSH Act may be implemented in the workplace. The course includes an introduction to OSHA's general industry standards and an overview of the requirements of the more frequently referenced standards. This course allows the student to conduct both a 10 and 30 hour voluntary compliance course and issue course completion cards to participants.

Prerequisites: Completion of OSHA Course 511 AND five years’ experience applying principles of safety and health in general industry.

Objective:
  • Introduction to OSHA Standards
  • Subpart D - Walking and Working Surfaces
  • Subpart Z - Hazard Communication
  • Subpart I - Personal Protective Equipment
  • Subpart O - Machine Guarding
  • Subpart S - Electrical
  • Subpart N - Material Handling
  • Subpart H - Hazardous Material
  • Subpart Q - Welding
  • Subpart G - Hearing Conservation
  • MN OSHA Standards
  • Other General Industry Standards
Continuing Education Units:
The OSHA 501 earns 2.5 CEU's; 30.0 contact hours. Upon successful course completion, the student will receive an OSHA Training Institute course completion card.

Location:
This course will be held at the Minnesota Safety Council Resource Center located at 474 Concordia Avenue in St. Paul. Take the Dale Street exit from I-94. Proceed east on south frontage road (Concordia Avenue) past the American Lung Association. Turn right into our lower level parking lot.

Lodging:
Holiday Inn St. Paul Downtown, 175 West 7th Street in St. Paul. Reservations can be made directly by calling 651-225-1515 or booking online, single or double occupancy. Please make reservations directly with the hotel and be sure to identify yourself as a participant in a Minnesota Safety Council training course to receive the preferred rate.

Sep 10, 2019
OSHJ-2990
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Each day)
Where: Minnesota Safety Council Lower Level West Classroom
Instructor: Bill Stuart
Members: $850.00
Nonmembers: $850.00
This four-day course starts on September 10, and ends on September 13, 2019.

Oct 29, 2019
OSHO-3140
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Each day)
Where: Minnesota Safety Council Lower Level West Classroom
Instructor: Terry Larson
Members: $850.00
Nonmembers: $850.00
This four-day course starts on October 29, and ends on November 1, 2019.

Faculty

Bill Stuart, MPH, CSP    
Safety Council Staff

William R Stuart, MPH, CSP is a lifelong resident of Minnesota. He obtained his Master Degree in Public Health from the University of Minnesota. Bill has over 28 years of experience in the Environmental, Health and Safety field, making his move to the Minnesota Safety Council a natural fit. Bill's great passion is relationship building and bringing the concepts of safety and safety management to a level that is easy to grasp and understandable for everybody. After all, everybody is responsible for safety — Right? Prior to coming to the Minnesota Safety Council, Bill worked for several Fortune 500 companies and at one time served as Global Environmental, Health and Safety Director. In this and many other roles (including several years as a consultant for MN OSHA), he traveled the world, helping to reduce the risk of injury and illness for thousands of workers.


Terry Larson, GSP    
Safety Council Staff
Terry S. Larson, GSP is a lifelong resident of Minnesota. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Safety from Waldorf University. Prior to coming to the Minnesota Safety Council, Terry worked in the general industry field as well as the Minnesota Army National Guard. In these roles he helped to reduce the risk of injury and illness for workers. Terry’s passion lies in collaborating across boundaries to find common ground in delivering safety education and training programs to create the safest possible work area.


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