Sedalia, Missouri – State Fair Community College’s The LearningForce will offer OSHA 30-hour General Industry Certification training 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 23, 24, 26, and 27 in Fielding Technical Center on the Sedalia campus. This training is recommended for supervisors, employees transitioning to a supervisor position and employees who need a comprehensive working knowledge of hazards affecting the workplace. Cost is $750 per person. Registration deadline is May 17.
This Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) course provides advanced training on recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of work and health hazards in the workplace. This training expands on the 10-hour General Industry course. Upon successful completion, participants will earn the OSHA 30 Card for General Industry.
Over the four-day course, an OSHA-certified instructor will cover course objectives such as OSHA’s role in regulating workplace safety; employees’ rights and employers’ responsibilities; various manufacturing processes, tasks and equipment, and common workplace hazards. Training will include strategies for preventing and correcting workplace violations and hazards as well as recognizing employee’s and management’s role in improving and promoting a safety culture.
According to OSHA policy, training must be presented in a manner that participants can understand. Training is presented in English, so all trainees must be able to comprehend and retain the English vocabulary. Writing is not required.
The LearningForce offers a diverse schedule of noncredit continuing education courses for business and industry, professional development and personal enrichment.