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   September 17 - 21, 2018
Danville, KY

Monday September 17, 2018

Class 1
Overview of the Kentucky OSH Program 8:30am - 11:30am
The course provides information on the application of General Industry and Construction safety and health regulations in Kentucky and the activities of the Kentucky OSH Program.  The Division of OSH Enforcement information includes: inspections, accident investigations, citations, penalties, and important agency policies and practices.  The Division of OSH Education and Training information includes: details on free assistance to employers, including consultative services, voluntary partnership programs, and training.  This course also includes details on new and upcoming regulations and policy changes.

Class 2
Injury and Illness Recordkeeping 12:30pm - 4:30pm

This course will cover the basic requirements of 29 CFR 1904 and will familiarize attendees with the OSHA 300A, 300, 301 and equivalent forms.  Proper reporting of injury/illness and fatalities based on state and federal requirements will be included in the presentation.

Tuesday September 18, 2018

Class 3
Confined Spaces 8:30am - 11:30am

This course explains the regulations regarding entry into and working in confined spaces.  Topics include confined spaces found in the workplace and the hazards associated with them, the regulatory impact of the 1910.146 standard, developing a written program, training employees, permit systems, rescue, and employee participation. 

Class 4
Personal Protective Equipment 1:00pm - 4:00pm

This course provides an overview of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), as covered under the 29 CFR 1910.132-138 standard.  It is intended for individuals who may be required to use PPE while performing their assigned work duties.  Topics include an explanation of the PPE standards, how to properly use and care for PPE, and the limitations of PPE.  Guidance will also be provided on how to perform the required PPE hazard assessment for each job in the workplace. 

Wednesday September 19, 2018

Class 5
Hazard Communication 8:30am - 11:30am

This course will cover the basic requirements of 29 CFR 1910.1200 and the revised provision of the standard as they relate to the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS).  Attendees will learn about the revised standard, which will include chemical hazard classification, written program requirements, container labeling and other forms of warning, safety data sheets, and associated phase-in dates for the new requirements under GHS.

Class 6
Walking & working Surfaces 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Attendees can learn about the requirements carried by 1910, Subpart D.  Included in this class are the requirements for working on elevated surfaces from fixed and portable ladders.  Methods for identifying and correcting hazards typical to the general industry workplace are presented with thought provoking classroom discussion.   

Thursday September 20, 2018

Class 7
Commercial Fall Protection Part 1 8:30am - 11:30am

Part 1 of the Fall Protection course will cover recent changes in the OSHA Federal and State Fall Protection standards for general industry and construction including the new and proposed changes to the ANSI Fall Protection Standards System. Topics include the requirements to provide a fall protection system, the description and requirements for the various types of fall protection systems, training, and associated requirements.

Class 8
Commercial Fall Protection Part 2 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Part 2 of the Fall Protection course will provide hands on training in Fall Protection Systems and include the care, use, inspections, cleaning, storage and certification of the components of Personal Fall Arrest Systems (PFAS) and Fall Restraint Systems as well as Retractable Life Lines, Lanyards and anchorages. Students should be prepared to don and doff harnesses, ladder belts and attached devices such as retractable lanyards and lanyards. Attendees are encouraged to bring gloves rated for rigging and climbing to use while handling devices. There is no climbing in the class.

Friday September 21, 2018

Class 9
Wages and Hours1 8:30am - 10:00am

This session provides an overview of Kentucky wage and hour laws, such as minimum wage, overtime, recordkeeping, illegal deductions and payment of wages.