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June 10-13, 2019

Clarion Hotel
1950 Newtown Pike
Lexington, KY

Monday June 10, 2019

Class 1
Overview of the Kentucky OSH Program 8:30am - 11:30am

This course discusses the obligation to provide a safe and healthy workplace, free from recognized hazards. Topics of discussion include the operations of the Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health Program, including enforcement and voluntary compliance services, and safety and health topics currently being considered for future standards and policies.

Class 2
Hazard Communication 1:00pm - 4:00pm

This course covers 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. 

Tuesday June 11, 2019

Class 3
Personal Protective Equipment 8:30am - 11:30am

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.

Class 4   ****************CLASS IS FULL*********************
Injury and Illness Recordkeeping 12:30pm - 4:30pm

This course is for those persons responsible for maintaining the revised injury and illness records. The forms 300, 301, 300A will be covered. The regulations and guidelines for recordkeeping will be discussed, as well as the compliance directive the Kentucky OSH compliance officer will use to evaluate your records. A recordkeeping example workshop will be part of the course, time permitting. (CEUs available for this class from OSHA OTI)

Wednesday June 12, 2019

Class 5
Basic Electrical Safety 8:30am - 11:30am

This course covers the basic requirements surrounding the approval, installation, and use of electrical equipment and devices. The course is built around OSHA standards found in 1910.303 to .305.  Includes a discussion of OSHA and industry standards as they relate to the installation of electrical equipment, commonly cited approval and installation violations, an overview of the equipment approval process, cord marking requirements, and basic hazards found in commonly made electrical wiring issues.   Involves group-based and hands-on learning activities, including flexible cord marking designation and determining wiring issues associated with an electrical fault board. 

Class 6
Excavation and Trenching 1:00pm - 4:00pm

This course considers provisions under 1926, Subpart C and Subpart P, related to trenching and excavation safety. The class will review site preparation, opening and working in an excavation, and requirements for employee protection.  A sample Emergency Action Plan and Daily Excavation Checklists are provided.  Note: Attendees will not become a "competent person" from only attending this course.

Thursday June 13, 2019

Class 7   ****************CLASS IS FULL*********************
Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control  8:30am - 4:30pm  (lunch 12 - 1)
This course covers the development and implementation of Exposure Control Plans (ECP) for healthcare facilities. Course topics include understanding the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard, determining potential exposure and methods of control, developing an ECP, vaccinations, exposure incidents, training, and record keeping. Upon completion, students will have the ability to take a step-by-step approach in developing an ECP for their healthcare facility while utilizing the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard as a reference. (CEUs available for this class from OSHA OTI