RedVector RVI-11466

Carpentry Safety

Carpentry Safety

0.5 hr. Online Course

Level: Fundamental

Item#: RVI-11466

SME: Dan Hannan

Did you know personal protective equipment is considered the last line of defense? You will be introduced to several hazards and risks associated with performing basic carpentry tasks. Carpentry involves the use of hand and power tools, and equipment, to complete repairs on items such as cabinets, windows, flooring, and other parts of a building structure. This interactive online course will provide recommended safe work practices to avoid injury and illness. 
Course Objectives
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Describe the components of safe PPE practices.
  • Identify the purpose of a safe work permit and hot work permit
  • Define ergonomics and the proper lifting techniques
  • Describe the proper protocol for the safe handling of flammable and combustible materials.
  • Define PASS and the different types of fire extinguishers.
Dan Hannan is an Environmental, Health and Safety professional of 28 years. Dan is a Certified Safety Professional (CSP), a designation awarded through the Board of Certified Safety Professionals, as well as an OSHA-Authorized Outreach Trainer. Dan’s professional safety career began in 1990 in the public sector working for the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA). Over the last 28 years Dan has provided professional EHS services to the oil and gas, construction, manufacturing, and ethanol industries. His work has included project safety management, compliance auditing, risk assessment, training and program development.