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Disaster Site Worker Trainer Course

Dates:September 5-8, 2017
Meets:All days: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, 4 sessions
Hours:30.00
CEUs:3.00
Location:Houston (North), TX TBA
Fee: $695.00  

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Course Description


This course prepares experienced trainers to present the OSHA #7600 Disaster Site Worker Course, intended for second responders (those arriving hours or days after the event). Course topics include the National Response Framework, the Incident Command System, disaster work zone safety, respiratory protection, communication issues, applying elements of successful adult training programs, and knowledge, skills and attitudes to awareness training about safety and health standards at natural and human-made disaster sites. Students are provided the opportunity to practice knowledge and skills through discussion, planned exercises, demonstrations, and presentations. Lesson plans and training materials for the OSHA 7600 Disaster Site Worker course are provided.

Prerequisites:

  • Completion of the OSHA 500 - Trainer Course for the Construction Industry or the OSHA 501 - Trainer Course for General Industry (copy of trainer card required).
  • Completion of the HAZWOPER 40-Hour General Site Worker training course (copy of completion certificate required), or possess journey level credentials in the construction trades, or possess technical skills or credentials in construction work equivalent to the journey level.
  • Three (3) years safety training experience; experience must be documented on the Prerequisite Verification Form (download) and submitted to our office:

  • Email: OSHA@uta.edu
    Fax: (817) 272-2556
    Mail: The University of Texas at Arlington
    Region VI OSHA Education Center
    140 West Mitchell Street, Box 19197
    Arlington, TX 76019