Public Warehousing and Storage - OSHA 7005
The course is designed for warehouse workers and will focus on many hazards that are likely to be encountered in warehouse operations. It has been shown that warehousing has become an increasingly hazardous area to work in. OSHA identifies public storage and warehousing as one of several industries with a high lost time claims rate. Injuries may occur from forklifts; material handling and lifting; exposure to hazardous substances; and slips, trips and falls.
Upon course completion students will have the ability to recognize the potential for injuries from forklifts, material handling and lifting, ergonomics, exposure to hazardous substances, slips, trips, and falls and methods to control and abate these hazards.
Who should attend:
- Warehouse workers, supervisors, and employers responsible for developing safe work practices and procedures in a warehouse setting.
- Learn proper techniques to avoid injuries from forklifts, material handling, exposure to hazardous substances, slip, trip, and falls and other hazards found in a warehouse setting.
- Proper techniques for industrial forklifts (PIT)
- Hazard communication (GHS)
- Proper material handling, stacking and lifting
- Slips, trips, and falls/walking and working surfaces
- Exit routes, emergency action and fire prevention plans
Days: 1 | Times: 8:00 – 5:00 | Credits: OTC CEUs: 0.8