MAP Courses

Bloodborne Pathogens*

Understanding Bloodborne Pathogens You will develop a basic understanding of what are Bloodborne pathogens Explain what is a Bloodborne pathogen Identify the three Bloodborne pathogens of most concern in the workplace Know the symptoms of, and differences between, those three pathogens Modes of Transmission LearnhowHepatitisB,HepatitisC,andHIVaretransmitted The modes of transmission Your…

Fire Safety*

The Elements of Fire Fuel Heat Oxygen Toxic Emission Good Housekeeping Separation of fire elements Hazardous Analysis Storing Items Ignition Sources & Flammables Electrical Devices as ignition source Cigarettes as ignition source Common Flammable liquids The damage of Flammables Ventilation of flammables Transferring flammables Storing Flammables Transporting Flammables by forklift…

Hand Safety*

Hand Injuries & Their Causes Learn about common types of hand injuries and the activities and circumstances that can cause them Cuts & lacerations Contact with equipment Burns Chemical related injuries Musculoskeletal disorders, or MSDs Engineering Controls & PPE Learn how engineering controls and PPE can protect you from injuries….

Lead Safety

What is Lead What is lead and how it is used How lead can enter the body What type of damage can occur from overexposure Symptoms of lead poisoning Monitoring Procedures The importance of following proper procedures What to do if the lead action level is exceeded Rules and regulations…

Radiation Safety

What is Radiation? The role radiation plays in our lives Types of radiation used in the workplace Where radiation naturally occurs Potential Hazards How radiation is measured Radiation exposure and its effects Safe exposure limits in the workplace How Industry Uses Radiation Types of nuclear gauges used in industry Measurements…

Walking-Working Surfaces*

Guarding Openings & Holes Learn the requirements for proper guarding of floor and wall openings and holes Stairway floor openings Ladderway floor openings Floor holes Wall openings Open-sided floors, platforms & runways Ladders Learn about safe work practices when working with ladders Selecting the correct ladder for the job Inspecting…

Small Spill Cleanup

Basic Awareness Knowing you facility’s emergency response plan Being familiar with the chemicals in your area and their hazardous properties Understanding container labels and material safety data sheets Following safe practices to prevent spills from occurring Preparing for Cleanup The necessary steps to take after a spill occurs but before…

DOT: Driver Logs

The 11 hour, 14 hour and 60/70 rules and exemptions How to properly track times with standardized driver logs Violations that can restrict drivers from work duty

Street Smart: Driving Skills

Why Safe Driving is Important Learn the most common causes of traffic death and injuries The importance of wearing seat belts How alcohol and drugs affect your driving The consequences of excessive speeds Your Responsibility for Safe Driving Making the right driving decisions Knowing your vehicles capabilities and operating characteristics…

Compressed Gas Cylinders*

Potential hazards Pre-use inspection and testing Best safety practices for handling and use Proper storage and transportation

Fire Protection and Prevention

The Elements of Fire Learn about the three elements that can cause fire when they are present together Good Housekeeping Common measures to prevent fire from happening in your work area. Ignition Sources & Flammables How to handle ignition sources and flammables with proper care and procedures to separate fire…

Hazard Communication

General Awareness Learn about the basics of Hazard Communication The purpose of Hazard Communication The chemical manufacturer’s role Your employer’s role Your role Chemical Hazards What is a Hazardous Chemical Physical and Health Hazards Exposure Routes Exposure Symptoms Exposure Limits Container Labels The Purpose of Container Labels Labeling Requirements Labels…

Leadership Skills for Safety

Organizational Role of Safety The critical role of the supervisor in the success of your company The purpose of safety & health programs Benefits of safe and healthy work environments The impact of accidents on business operations Hazard Recognition Importance and purpose of a hazard recognition safety observation Unsafe conditions…

Respiratory Protection: Air Purifying Respirators

Respiratory Hazards Different types of potential respiratory hazards Oxygen deficient atmospheres, gases & vapors, and particulate contaminants Their possible health effects on your respiratory system Medical signs and symptoms of exposure • When respiratory protection is necessary How Air-Purifying Respirators Work Learn about the different types of air purifying respirators,…

Welding Safety*

Potential Hazards Learn about the hazards associated with welding that you may encounter at your job site. The importance of safety in every welding job Types of potential safety and health hazards The use of ventilation Health effects from exposure to airborne contaminants Personal Protective Equipment Learn about types of…

Stormwater Management

Overview How water affects our lives The importance of stormwater management What is Stormwater? How water becomes polluted Types of pollution Factors that affect the extent and severity of pollution Effects of Stormwater Pollution Consequences of poor pollution management How poor pollution management can affect your company’s reputation What is…

DOT: Driver Qualifications

Federal laws regarding investigation and qualification files In depth information explaining the requirements of each file Federal standards for drivers including age limits, licenses, medical exams, road tests, and the ability to speak/understand English

Confined Space Emergency Rescue

Introduction Explain the consequences of poorly planned rescues Discuss why training and pre-planning are so important Recognize risk factors involved in a confined space rescue Pre-Planning and Training Explain the differences between a confined space and a permit-required confined space Identify the types of information to collect when evaluating a…

First Aid

Minor first aid techniques, basic CPR, and helpful advice for determining the severity of injuries are all demonstrated.

Hazard Recognition

Overview What is hazard recognition? Why is it important? Your responsibilities for hazard recognition Identifying Potential Hazards Learn how to identify the potential hazards that often lead to common causes of injuries and illnesses in the workplace Contact with objects and equipment Overexertion, including improper lifting Falls Harmful substances and…

Lifesaving Measures

Assessing the Scene The best ways to recognize an emergency How to check the scene of an accident for safety hazards How to quickly check the victim for life threatening injuries The important points to remember when calling for emergency medical help Caring for the Victim How to protect yourself…

Respiratory Protection: Air Supplying Respirators*

Use & Care Look at the measures needed to maintain your respirator in good working order Inspecting the respirator Basic safe use practices Cleaning and storing your respirator Respiratory Hazards Oxygen deficient atmospheres, gases & vapors, and particulate contaminants Their possible health effects on your respiratory system Medical signs and…

Workplace Violence: Prevent the Threat

What is workplace violence? The legal and Practical definitions of workplace violence The four broad categories of workplace violence The professions and situations which are most likely to encounter workplace violence Employer’s Policies and Practices for Preventing Workplace Violence Your employers responsibility in providing a violence free workplace Your responsibilities…

TSCA (Toxic Substances Control Act)

What is TSCA? Why TSCA was created The goal of TSCA The responsibilities of both you and your employer according to TSCA The TSCA Inventory Where to obtain the TSCA Inventory The content of the five volumes of the TSCA Inventory Using the TSCA Inventory to find the chemicals used…