For Immediate Release: October 20, 2009
Contact: Peggy Murray: (563) 556-5800 ext. 130
OSHA Ten Hour Training to be offered in Dubuque
Dubuque, IA. – The Employers Council of Iowa (ECI), in partnership with Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC), Dubuque Area Labor Management Council (DALMC), and Iowa Workforce Development (IWD) are offering OSHA Training. This ten hour OSHA general industry training satisfies OSHA requirements.
OSHA training will be offered beginning Wednesday, November 18, 2009 from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm and concluding on Thursday, November 19, 2009 from 8:00 am – 11:00 am. Content will include: Introduction to OSHA standards, Walking and Working Surfaces, Falls, Means of Egress and Fire Protection, Ergonomics, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Welding and Hazardous Materials, Materials Handling and Back Ergonomics, Machine Guarding, Electrical, Hazard Communication and OSHA Recordkeeping.
Training will be offered at the NICC Town Clock Center for Professional Development in Room 106C. Mike Whitmore will be the instructor for the course and is registered with the State of Iowa as an OSHA trainer. Fee for the ten hour class, including a 10 Hour OSHA certification upon satisfactory completion, is $35.00.
Deadline to register for the class is Wednesday, November 11, 2009. Call 1-888-642-2338, ext. 380, or (563) 557-8271, ext. 380 to register or for more information.