OSX 965 • OSHA 5400: Trainer Course (OSH-MI)

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OSX 965 • OSHA 5400: Trainer Course in Occupation Safety and Health Standards for the Maritime Industry

Course Description

OSHA for maritime industryThis course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10 and 30-hour Maritime Safety and Health Outreach Training Program. This course places special emphasis on topics which are the most hazardous in the maritime industry.

This course allows the student to become a trainer in the Outreach Training Program, to conduct 10 and 30-hour maritime classes in shipyard employment, marine terminals, and long shoring, and to issue cards to participants after verifying course completion. Students must successfully prepare a presentation on an OSHA Maritime Industry topic.

Who Should Attend

Individuals responsible for overseeing safety in: marine terminal, long shoring, and shipyard operations, as well as individuals looking to conduct 10 and 30 hour Maritime Outreach Training.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Describe the requirements, recommendations, and resources for Authorized OSHA Outreach Trainer Program
  2. Incorporate adult learning principles in the Outreach Training Program
  3. Develop appropriate multi-media materials for use in training presentations
  4. Explain the application of the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Act, including OSHA’s process/policy for inspections in the maritime industry
  5. Summarize the OSHA recordkeeping requirements
  6. Describe the OSHA and ANSI guidelines for safety and health programs
  7. Explain corrective actions for common hazards related to maritime industry.

CEUs: 3.0
Prerequisites: Students must successfully complete the OSHA 5410: Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Maritime Industry and have three (3) years maritime industry experience and at least two (2) years of occupational safety and health experience (with a broad focus) in any industry, a degree in occupational safety and health from an accredited college or university, certification as an Associated Safety Professional (ASP), a Certified Safety Professional (CSP), a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), a Certified Marine Chemist(CMC), or a Certified Safety and Health Manager (CSHM). Outreach Training Program trainers are required to attend OSHA 5402: Maritime Industry Trainer Update Course at least every four (4) years to maintain their trainer status.
Course Length: 4 days
Recommended Materials: Pen, pencil, highlighter and writing pad
It is recommended that each student bring a laptop for use in preparing presentations.

Steps to Enroll:

  1. Request a Prerequisite Verification form at osha@csudh.edu
    THE PREREQUISITE VERIFICATION FORM MUST BE SUBMITTED AT LEAST 10 WORKING DAYS PRIOR TO THE START OF THE CLASS—NO EXCEPTIONS.
    The prerequisite form must clearly indicate that the applicant has 5 years of experience overseeing workplace safety in the applicable industry.
  2. When submitting the prerequisite verification form, your email should include the following statement:
    “I have read the testing and equipment requirements listed on your website and I’m able to meet these requirements.”
  3. If your form is denied, we will contact you via phone or email to explain why the form was denied.
  4. If your form is approved, you will receive a permission number via email to register.
  5. Contact the College of Continuing and Professional Registration Office to provide permission number and payment for course: 310-243-3741, Option 1.


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