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 511- Standards for General Industry
August 4-8, 2014, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This course covers the OSHA standards, policies, and procedures in general industry. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA General Industry Standards, general industry principles and special emphasis on those areas in general industry which are most hazardous. Upon course completion students will have the ability to define general industry terms found in the OSHA General Industry Standards, identify hazards which occur in general indsutry, locate and determine appropriate OSHA General Industry Standards, policies, and procedures, and describe the use of OSHA General Industry Standards and regulations to supplement an ongoing safety and health program. To register:
SH-200 Trainer Course for H2S (Hydrogen Sulfide)
August 12-14, 2014, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This course is desinged to provide participants with the skills and knowledge to train employers and employees on the hazards associated with H2S. This course is designated for personnel interested in conducting Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) training for companies in the petroleum 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:
ETI 202- Air Monitoring Techniques
August 26 - 27, 2014, 8:00 ama - 5:00 pm
Designed to meet requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.120 (q), this course provides participants with basic knowledge and techniques of the following:
Overivew of air monitoring and sampling
Techniqes to develop an air sampling strategy
Purpose of air monitoring instruments to include (DRI, PID, FID and different types of dosimetry). Through scenario based activities, students will be given an opportunity to apply the techniques and principles presented.
To register: https://web-ded.uta.edu/CourseStatus.awp?&course=14ETI202004
OSHA 501 Trainer Course for General Industry
September 9 - 12, 2014, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This trainer course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the OSHA 10 or 30-hour General Industry Safety and Health Outreach training program to their employees and other interested groups. Using the OSHA General Industry Standards as a guide, special emphasis is placed on those topics required in the 10 and 30-hour programs as well as those which are the most hazardous. Students are briefed on effective instructional apporaches and use of visual aids and handouts. This course allows the student to become a trainer in the OSHA Outreach Training Program, to conduct both the 10 and 30 hour General Industry Outreach classes, and to issue cards to participants after verifying course completion. Prerequiste: OSHA 511.
To register: https://web-ded.uta.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp?&course=15501002
OSHA 3115- Fall Protection
November 4-6, 2014, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This course covers the OSHA Fall Protection Standards for construcion and general industry and current fall protection methods. Course topics include principles of fall protection, components and limitations of fall arrest systems, and OSHA Standards and policies regarding fall protectin. Studetns will participate in workshops demonstrating the inspection and use of fall protection equipment, residential construction fall prootection, training requirements, and developing a fall protection program.
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