The OSHA Education Center at The University of Texas at Arlington is the top-ranked OSHA Training Institute
Education Center in the country. The center provides OSHA prescribed professional and regulatory instruction
through educators with decades of real world experiece and leadership that upholds the highest quality standards
to ensure students have training and support services required to protect workers, reduce losses, and realize the
profitability of a safety and healthful work environment.
Current OSHA offerings:
OSHA 2264- Permit-Required Confined Space
November 18-20, 2014, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This course covers the safety and health hazards associated with permit-required confined space entry. Course topics include recognition of confined space hazards, identification of permit and non-permit required confined spaces, use of instrumentation to evaluate atmospheric hazards, ventilation techniques, developing and implementation of a confined space program, proper sinage, and training requirements. This course features workshops on permit entry classification, intrumentation and program development.
To register: https://web-ded.uta.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp?&course=152264003
WTR 303- Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC)
March 3-4, 2015, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Under the Clean Water Act (CWA), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires that regulated oil storage facilities develop and implement oil spill prevention, control, and countermeasure (SPCC) plans. In addition to the CWA requirements, the federal Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (OPA) requires that facilities detail and implement spill prevention and control measures in their Facility Response Plans (FRPs). In this spill prevention training course, participants will learn about SPCC plans, pollution regulations, proper storage of oil, oil transfer procedures, proper containment practices including secondary containment, and how to avoid security breaches and follow proper discharge procedures.
To register: https://web-ded.uta.edu/wconnect/ace/CourseStatus.awp1?&course=15WTR303005
SH 200- Trainer Course for H2S (Hydrogen Sulfide)
March 24-26, 2015, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This course is designed to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to train employers and employees on the hazards associated with H2S. This course is designed for personnel interested in conduction Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) training for companies in the petroleum or other industry with potential H2S presence in the work environment. Special emphasis is placed on ANSI/ASSE Z390.1-2006 and the required topics in 29 CFR 1910.1200, Hazard Communication. Important Note: Please consult the uta.edu/ded website for additional information and prerequisite requirements.
To register: https://web-ded.uta.edu/wconnect/ace/CourseStatus.awp1?&course=15SH200013
OSHA 2045- Machinery and Machine Guarding Standards
July 28-31, 2015, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This course covers the various types of common machinery, machine safe guards, and related OSHA regulations and procedures. Guidance is provided on the hazards associated with various types of machinery and the determination of proper machine safe guards. Course topics include machinery processes, mechanical motions, points of operation, control of hazardous energy sources (lockout/tagout), guarding of portable powered tools, and common OSHA machine guarding violations. Program highlights include the ability to recognize hazards and provide options for control and hazard abatement through machines safeguarding inspection workshops.
To register: https://web-ded.uta.edu/wconnect/ace/CourseStatus.awp1?&course=152045021