This new course is designed for individuals working specifically in the maritime industry who have some safety responsibility relative to Longshoring operations (29 CFR 1918). This course builds on the entry-level 10-hour 7618 course and includes both required and elective outreach topics, which include OSHA's maritime standards specific to the Longshoring industry. Supplementary compliance and safety requirements are covered for gangways and hatch coverings, working surfaces, vessel cargo handling gear, and the safe handling of cargo. Topics covered under CFR 1919 (gear certification requirements) are covered.
Individuals responsible for overseeing safety in industries such as: Construction, Manufacturing, Agriculture, Maritime and General Industry.
Course Length: 4 days
Recommended Materials: Pen, pencil, highlighter and writing pad.