OSHA-10 Hours of Construction

Our trainers are authorized by OSHA to provide 10-hour safety training courses in Construction. This OSHA 10-hour training is designed to promote occupational safety and health and to make workers more aware of occupational risks and their rights. It focuses on the role of the construction worker in recognizing risks and avoidance, workers' rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint. It was also designed to help people keep up with OSHA's security demands. 

Who Should Attend?

  • Construction workers
  • Foremen, crew bosses and workforce managers
  • Construction Inspectors 

Course Topics:

  • Introduction to OSHA
  • OSHA Focus Four Hazards:

                     o Fall Protection 

                     o Electrocution 

                     o Struck-by (e.g., falling objects, trucks, cranes) 

                     o Caught in or enters (e.g., trench hazards, equipment)

  • Personal protective equipment (PPE) 
  • Health hazards in construction 
  • Handling, storage, use and disposal of materials 
  • Tools: Hand and Power, and 
  • At least two hours of hazards or optional policies related to construction and/or expand mandatory or elective topics. (To be selected by the coach based on the needs of the audience)

What will you learn? 

  • Introduction to OSHA

                    o Recognize workers' rights 

                    o Employer's responsibilities under OSHA

                    o How to file a complaint and more.

  • Identification of the main risks that are prevalent when using ladders and stairwells at construction sites 
  • Identification and definition of methods of control of the four main health risks that the construction worker may be exposed 
  • Identify ways to select and use appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) and rescue equipment 
  • Identify and describe ways to prevent worker exposure on workplaces 
  • Explain risks associated with the dangerous use of scaffolding on construction sites

Course completion 

Upon completion of the course students will receive a 10-hour OSHA certificate. Within 4 weeks of the completion of the course, participants will receive an official OSHA pocket card 10 hours Construction Industry from the OSHA Training Institute (OTI)/DOL). OSHA cards will be distributed directly to the student, no matter who paid for the training.