OSHA 5600 - Trainer Course for Disaster Site Worker (OSX 963)
The Disasater Site Worker Train-the-Trainer Course prepares experienced trainers to present OSHA’s 16-hour Disaster Site Worker Course. Trainers for this course need to be able to apply the elements of successful adult training programs, along with specific knowledge, skills, and attitudes through discussion, planned exercise, demonstrations, and presentations. Participants receive lesson plans and training techniques and recourses. Trainers will be expected to present a selected portion of the Disaster Site Worker Course and to use a “presentation evaluation” sheet to evaluate the other presenters. This course allows the student to become a trainer in the Outreach Program and conduct the 16-hour Disaster Site Worker Course and to issue cards to participants after verifying course completion.
Minimum contact hours: 24
- Current OSHA 500 or OSHA 501
- Three years of safety training experience
- Current 40-Hour HAZWOPER training
One of the following:
- Minimum of three years experience as an occupational safety and health trainer.
- Journey level credentials in the construction trades.
- Technical skills or credentials in construction work.
Note: Students in Course #5600 who wish to participate as authorized trainers in the OSHA Outreach Training Program must successfully pass a written exam at the end of the course. Outreach trainers are required to attend Course #5602 at least four(4) years to maintain their trainer status.