Oregon OSHA free safety training classes offered in Beaverton
The Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division (Oregon OSHA) will
offer a series of eight free training sessions to members of the Washington
County business community during November.
Effective Safety Training - November 12, 2002 at 8:00am
Knowing 'how' to train workers can be as vital as the safety information
itself. This class teaches trainers to design, present and evaluate effective
workplace safety training programs.
OSHA 300 - November 12, 2002 at 1:00pm
OSHA 300' is a must for a supervisor or safety committee member
who fills out the new OSHA Form 300 log - and the new record keeping requirements
that went into effect with the form in January 2002.
Effective Recommendations - November 13, 2002 at 8:00am
Effective Recommendations' will address how to write and present
safety recommendations in a manner that shows management a safety improvement
is a positive investment in your company's future.
Hazard Communication Program - November 13, 2002 at 1:00pm
Hazard Communication Program' will show participants the basics
of writing a hazard communication plan - including assembling a list of
chemicals in the workplace and training employees.
Effective Safety Supervision - November 19, 2002 at 8:00am
Effective Safety Supervision' gives supervisors a greater understanding
about providing a safe workplace, the costs of safety and Oregon OSHA
rules that apply to all workplaces.
Confined Space Safety - November 19, 2002 at 1:00pm
Confined Space Safety' will help participants learn about the special
safety requirements when a worker will be inside of a confined space (or
inside of machinery), and when a special permit is required.
Effective Recognition Systems - November 20, 2002 at 8:00am
Is the safety culture in your business fear-driven or success-driven?
Participants will learn the differences between positive and negative
reinforcement at work and how it impacts safety in the workplace.
Exposure Control/Bloodborne Pathogens - November 20, 2002 at 1:00pm
Exposure Control/Bloodborne Pathogens' will show how to protect
workers from bloodborne diseases and contamination as well as implementing
an effective exposure control plan.
The free four-hour workshops will be held at Portland Community College's
Capital Center - Room #1641, 18624 NW Walker Road in Beaverton. Oregon
OSHA provides workshop materials for participants.
Oregon OSHA offers a variety of conferences, training, educational resources
and consultation services to help Oregon employers create safer workplaces
and reduce the number of injuries which occur at work. Additional information
and resources are available on Oregon OSHA's website, www.orosha.org
For more information about these workshops or to register, call the Oregon
OSHA Education Section, (503) 947-7443, or toll-free in Oregon, (888)
292-5247 Option 2.