OSHA 510

  • Program: Public Works
  • Course: OSHA 510
  • Course #: PWRK1010
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

This course provides a variety of training for safety responsibilities including: introduction to OSHA, recordkeeping basics, regulations and general safety and health provisions. This course will also cover fall protection, the hazards of electrical operations, hazards of falling objects, and confined space and collapse hazards. Personal protective and life saving equipment, health hazards in construction, and stairways and ladders are also included.

Course 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.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Identify OSHA construction regulations
Identify general safety and health provisions
Identify requirements for competent persons
Prepare OSHA recordkeeping forms
Recognize the electrical safety requirements
Recognize fall protection hazards
Demonstrate use of personal protective and lifesaving equipment
Demonstrate use of hand and power tools
Recognize excavation hazards
Recognize stairway and ladder safety issues

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0921
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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