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OSHA 2015 Hazardous Materials     

4 Days | 2.6 CEUs | $865

Course

Start Date

End Date

Location

NCOS 2015 N12C

12/12/2017

12/15/2017

Manchester NH

NCOS 2015 N12C

6/26/2018

6/29/2018

Keene NH

Course Description: This course covers OSHA General Industry Standards and other consensus and proprietary standards that relate to the use of hazardous materials. In this course, the functionality and interrelations of the laws, regulations and standards related to hazardous materials and the strategies for eliminating or reducing hazards associated with hazardous materials will be presented. In addition, the following topics relating to hazardous materials management and compliance will be discussed: compressed gases, acetylene, nitrous oxide, welding (and related operations), liquefied petroleum gases, flammable liquids, spray finishing, dipping and coating, cryogenics and refrigerated liquids, anhydrous ammonia, and high-risk operations (process safety, emergency response). Upon course completion, students will have the ability to assess compliance with OSHA hazardous materials standards, determine hazardous (classified) locations, and proper moving, storing, and handling of hazardous materials.

 

NCSH 480 Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Training 

6 hours | 0.6 CEUs | $255

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Start Date

End Date

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NCSH 480 N1C

1/16/2018

1/16/2018

Manchester NH

Course Description:Employee HAZCOM training must be kept updated so that workers can recognize and understand new labels, pictograms, new hazard statements and precautions on SDSs. This updated HAZCOM/GHS course is designed for the employee, employer, safety professional, manager, consultant and trainer who wish to receive an overview of the changes to OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard (1910.120) plus helpful information, resources and materials on GHS vs. NFPA and HMIS labeling, the new classification of chemicals, changing from MSDS to SDS, new training requirements, and the comparison and contrasts between the former and the new standard. Current trainers will benefit from updated HAZCOM/GHS education for employees in your business, school or facility.  Upon completion, the participant will receive a Certificate of Attendance and CEUs from Keene State College.

ON-SITE HAZCOM/GHS update training is available, customized to the needs of your employees and facility. Call for additional information: 800.449.6742 or email: oshaed@keene.edu.

OSHA 7225 Transitioning to Safer Chemicals

2.0 days | 1.4 CEUs | $355

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Start Date

End Date

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NCOS 7225 N1C

1/17/18

1/18/18

Manchester NH

Recommended Prerequisite: NCSH 480 GHS. It is important to have current knoledge of Globally Harmonized Systems/Hazard Communication to fully benefit from OSHA 7225.

Course Description: This course covers a proactive approach to reducing the use of hazardous chemicals in the workplace by transitioning to safer alternatives. Topics include: identification, evaluation, assessment, and implementation of safer chemical alternatives.  In particular, participants will use OSHA’s seven-step substitution planning process. The course features workshops and hands-on activities with the use of various online chemical databases and tools.  The target audience is purchasing staff, maintenance supervisors, facility managers, and workers who utilize hazardous chemicals at their worksites, along with occupational safety and health professionals who provide technical assistance on the control of chemical hazards.  Upon course completion participants will have the ability to recognize and evaluate hazardous chemicals in their workplace, assess safer alternatives, and implement those alternatives.

 

These courses apply to the certificate programs in the following way:

OSHA 2015: SHS Fire Prevention & Life Safety – core; SHS & CSHO Construction or General Industry – elective
OSHA 7225:  Elective in SHS General Industry and Industrial Hygiene, and CSHO Construction and General Industry
NCSH 480: Core for the SHS Industrial Hygiene

SHS = Safety & Health Specialist; CSHO= Certifiied Safety & Health Official. Visit these pages for details on our Certificate Programs.