HVAC1005 OSHA 30-Hour Construction Safety Training

This course is designed to meet the requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 30-Hour Construction Safety Training requirements. The OSHA course will introduce various OSHA policies, standards, and procedures as they apply to the construction industry. Hazards associated with the construction industry will be brought to the student's attention. The OSHA safety and health principles will be applied to the work place in order to minimize the effects these hazards may have. Students must complete the OSHA 30-Hour Construction Safety Training at HTC. Transfer courses will not be accepted.

Credits

2

Prerequisite

None

Course Requirements and Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Learning Outcomes

The following outcomes will be addressed in the course:
Identify OSHA regulations pertaining to the construction industry
Demonstrate the proper use of personal protective equipment
Prepare OSHA record keeping forms
Recognize fall hazards
Recognize electrical safety requirements
Define requirements for a competent person(s)
Demonstrate proper use of hand and power tools
Recognize excavation hazards
Recognize ladder and stairway hazards

Text and References

A list of textbooks required for this course is available at the bookstore.

Course Scheduling

The scheduled hours of instruction include sixteen hours for each lecture credit, thirty two hours for each lab credit and forty hours for each credit of supervised occupational experience (SOE). Lecture credit may include formal or impromptu lectures, demonstrations or discussions with the entire class or with small groups or individuals. Refer to the Credit Details section of this course outline for the credit breakdown.

Accommodations Statement

Disability Services assists students with disabilities who need accommodations to access programs, services and college activities.  If this applies to you, please contact the DS Office on your campus to initiate the accommodations process. 
Brooklyn Park Campus - 763-488-2477
Eden Prairie Campus – 952-995-1544

Campus

Brooklyn Park Campus Eden Prairie Campus 952-995-1300

Credit Details

lecture:

2

lab:

0