OSHA Safety Pro: Deadly Concrete Dust. Crystalline Silica.
4.5 (95 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
800 students enrolled
Wishlisted Wishlist

Please confirm that you want to add OSHA Safety Pro: Deadly Concrete Dust. Crystalline Silica. to your Wishlist.

Add to Wishlist

OSHA Safety Pro: Deadly Concrete Dust. Crystalline Silica.

OSHA's General, Construction, and Maritime Industries Hazard Prevention and Safety Standard.
4.5 (95 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
800 students enrolled
Created by James Neil
Last updated 11/2016
English
Curiosity Sale
Current price: $10 Original price: $20 Discount: 50% off
30-Day Money-Back Guarantee
Includes:
  • 37 mins on-demand video
  • 5 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Receive a FREE and editable HSE Crystalline Silica Safety Manual complete with forms, training records, a safety committee program, and an incident investigation program.
  • Learn to save lives and costly medical bills through awareness and prevention of the prolific yet evasive killer crystalline silica.
  • Become aware of how everyone comes into contact with this hazard, and take action to protect yourself and others from this deadly dust.
View Curriculum
Requirements
  • Crystalline silica is a earth borne element that adversely affects everyone and it only takes a single exposure to become ill.
  • Whether your a concrete construction cutter, or someone who lives or works near a construction site or oil fracturing rig, this course will save you heartache, pain, and money.
Description

Receive a FREE and editable HSE Work Zone Traffic Control Safety Manual complete with forms, training records, a safety committee program, and an incident investigation program. for enrolling in this course.

This course is about crystalline silica, aka, 'deadly dust'. It covers OSHA's Maritime, General, and Construction Industry standards.

Deadly dust encounters everyone, regardless of where we work and live. It is in the air, and it travels along with dust particles. 

This course not only covers the OSHA standards, it identifies methods of awareness of the hazard and how to prevent it. 

With this course, you will gain insight and expertise on how to identify the hazard of crystalline silica, reduce it, and take action against exposure to it. You will learn how to eliminate it, and protect yourself, and others around you, from the threats and adverse health affects it poses to your health. 

This course is less than one hour and is designed to facilitate a high level of application and retention above similar courses that are much longer. It is designed to enlighten you at your level, with your busy schedule in mind. This course is efficient and quick without compromising the value of your health and safety, while, creating a heightened level of safety awareness, and prevention of the hazard, crystalline silica.

Understanding the gravity of the hazard of crystalline silica ('Deadly Dust'), learn how to be a hero, and save lives and prevent pain and suffering through the employment of effective countermeasures that will battle and even defeat this silent enemy.

Who is the target audience?
  • Crystalline Silica affects everyone.
  • Construction, maritime, and general industry employees.
  • Oil fracturing workers.
  • Road work construction crews and railroad tie repair and maintenance operators.
  • Dentists, stone cutters, granite and jewelry cutters and polishers.
  • Anyone who works in grinding, cutting, or abrasive material blasting to remove rust, paint, or coatings.
Students Who Viewed This Course Also Viewed
Curriculum For This Course
+
FREE Written/Editable Crystalline Silica HSE Safety Manual & Program
1 Lecture 01:07

In addition to all relevant information required for Crystalline Silica, this downloadable and printable manual/program also contains:

  • Safety Committee Program
  • Safety Committee Forms
  • Training Forms & Sign In Sheets
  • Record Charts
  • Incident Investigation Program/Policy
  • Code of Safe Practices
  • Record Keeping Program
  • Hazard Identification
  • Employee Involvement

Download this manual FREE for being enrolled in this course and use it to shine!

Preview 01:07
+
Introduction
9 Lectures 36:22

Students will understand how this deadly contaminant is apart of everyone's everyday lives and how the importance of this course will raise their awareness of it, as well as, their ability to protect themselves and others against it. 

Take action to protect yourself from the effects of this deadly dust by understanding where it is found and, though it can be invisible, how to know it is in the environment. 

Be aware of prolonged and invisible contamination of crystalline silica in the environment around you though no visible indicators of its presence exist. Use this awareness to heighten your state of alert against this deadly dust and protect yourself and others. 

Preview 03:37

Gain an understanding of what specific environments this danger exists in, and promote an awareness that will prolong and save lives. 

Preview 01:10

Basic questions to ensure you have what it takes to save a  life and prevent harm to your body and the health of those around you. 

Can you protect yourself and save a life from this deadly dust?
1 question

Identify the specific industries, and the environments within them, that may pose a hazard, and require protection from this deadly dust.

Preview 01:26

Easily comprehend the verbiage used in OSHA law regarding specific industries in which the concrete dust exists.

Preview 04:04

Grasp the serious effects this hazard has in abuse and decay of our bodies with just one exposure. Use this knowledge to be a hero through prevention and implement life saving precautions.

Health Effects of this Deadly Dust
04:10

Identify the effects crystalline silica has on the body.

Symptoms of Silicosis
1 question

Understanding the gravity of the hazard of crystalline silica ('Deadly Dust'), learn how to be a hero, and save lives and prevent pain and suffering through the employment of effective countermeasures that will battle and even defeat this silent enemy.

A Solid Base for a Heroic Prevention and Safety program
05:59

Using this video from the US Department of Labor get a real world perspective of the hazard, where it exists, and how to be a hero through prevention. Understand the gravity of this hazard, and how it not only affects you, but those around you as well. Gain a depth of understanding by viewing this hazard through the eyes of family whose loved ones have fell victim to this prolific yet invisible hazard.

US Department of Labor, OSHA Video on Crystalline Silica
10:14

Put your enhanced life saving skills to the test. Identify the positives and prime the individuals in the photo in this lecture to gladly receive your life saving tips, enabling you to be that hero through prevention. 

Job Site Inspection
02:57

Identify which of the following is NOT a method of administrative controls or protection.

Protecting yourself against this hazard
1 question

Gain a synopsis of what this course's purpose was and the content it entailed. Be charged and ready to take this hazard seriously and be that hero through prevention. 

Outtro and Thank You
02:45
About the Instructor
James Neil
4.5 Average rating
1,193 Reviews
7,177 Students
7 Courses
Health & Safety Official

James is a Health & Safety officer who brings almost 20 years of military, government, and private sector health and safety experience to the Udemy community. 

James has conducted several overseas mission trips as well as operational deployments with the military and government.

James has developed multiple company safety programs and implemented dozens of health and safety policies.  James now brings a wealth of safety instruction conducted in the field on job sites, to you here for your convenience. 

No need to travel to a third party location for training. 

Trained and certified at Texas A&M University's Engineering Extension Service in San Antonio Texas, James holds numerous certificates in General and Construction Industry Safety from the OSHA Training Institute. 

James has conducted  missionary work to countries such as Burma, Thailand, Mexico, Belize, and Libya.

Seeing the value of each individual's life, and the families that count on them to come home, James wishes to take his experience and share it for the greater good. 

In addition to Health & Safety James is a veteran of the US Army with almost 20 years of service to the U.S. James is also a tactical firearms and driving instructor, combining his safety instructor and tactical experience in developing course curriculum.