ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)
OSHA 5410
October 16-20, 2017

8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

This course is designed for all people working in the Maritime Industry who want to learn more about workplace safety and health recognition. Special emphasis is placed on areas in the Maritime Industry that are the most hazardous, using the OSHA 29 CFR 1915, 1917, and 1918 Standards as a resource.

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
• Define Maritime terms found in the OSHA Maritime Standards, identify hazards that occur in the Maritime Industry
• Determine appropriate standards, locate OSHA Maritime Safety and Health Standards, policies and procedures, and
• Describe the use of the OSHA Maritime Standards and Regulations to supplement an ongoing safety and health program.

Topics Include:

• Hazards, frequency rates, and historical events relevant to the maritime industries
• Principal organizations involved in maritime safety and health
• Jurisdictional responsibilities of federal regulatory agencies in maritime industries
• Hierarchy of rules applies to maritime industries covered by OSHA
• OSHA process and policy for inspections and citations in Maritime
• Requirements of OSHA's recording and reporting requirements for occupational injuries and illnesses
• Key requirements of OSHA's regulations for Shipyard Employment
• Application of key requirements of OSHA's regulations for Marine Terminals
• Key requirements of OSHA's regulations for Longshoring
• Certification process of ships' cargo gear and shore-based hoisting devices
• Additional OSHA standards that are applicable to the Maritime Industry


ABC-VA Hampton Roads Training Facility
5505 Robin Hood Road
Norfolk, VA 23513
*Student parking is located in the back of the building. Students must enter through Door #1.

To register, please go HERE.