Course Description: The focus of this one-day seminar is to provide businesses within general industry with an opportunity to enhance their awareness of the hazards posed by combustible dust. This seminar will help these industry leaders to gain the knowledge and strategies that can help them to assure employee safety while using or producing materials that generate combustible dust. The course will focus on recognizing the hazards and risks associated with combustible dust, as well as developing the controls and strategies that can help them prevent or mitigate combustible dust fires and explosions.
Topics include: combustible dust explosions as a national problem, recognized control and mitigation methods, and control of electrical installation hazards for combustible dust areas. In addition, the seminar will offer information on the National Emphasis Program (NEP) for combustible dust inspections and OSHA and consensus standards that impact industries that generate combustible dust.
Days: 1 | Credits: 0.7 CEUs | Available on-Site