Silica Hazard Awareness for the Competent Person

07/31/2018 07:30 AM to 07/31/2018 11:30 AM (US/Central)

Hillside, United States

Registration Type Price
Non-Contributor 225.00
Contributor See below

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Course Duration: Half Day


Target Audience: Forepersons, Supervisors or anyone that will be designated as the Silica Competent Person for their companies


Course Description: This course is designed to provide information and training needed to implement their company’s Exposure Control Plan as required by the OSHA Silica Health Standard for Construction, 29 CFR 1926.1153.


This course will cover the following topics:


Health Effects of Silica

Tasks with Silica Exposure

Silica Exposure Control

Medical Surveillance   

Competent Person Duties (Implementing the Exposure Control Plan)

Equipment Requirements

Work Practices



At the end of this class each student will be able to:


List the Five Health Effects from Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica

List the Tasks on Their Projects with Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica

State What Controls Might Be Used on the Tools or Equipment

State What Medical Tests Will Be Done (On Whom & When)

List the Duties as They Relate to:


Implementing Exposure Control Plan

Ventilation Requirements

Water Requirements

Work Practices




Students will need to bring a copy of their company’s Exposure Control Plan(s) to use and review during the course.

To register for contributor pricing discounts, please download contributor registration form HERE
For  more information regarding contributor pricing contact Office Manager, Detria Walker: or (708) 449-8600 x200  


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Construction Safety Council
4415 W. Harrison St
    Suite 404
    Hillside, IL 60162
    United States


From 07/31/2018 07:30 AM
To 07/31/2018 11:30 AM


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