EM385: Construction Safety Hazard Awareness Course for Contractors
April 24 - April 28 (5 Sessions)
7:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
This 40-hour class is designed specifically for contractors, military, and government employees, doing business with the US Navy, NAVFAC, US Army Corps of Engineers and other government agencies that require EM 385 training.
Learn how to effectively submit:
Accident Prevention Plan (APP) Learn how to properly prepare a site-specific APP - this plan must be very detailed and address the management processes that will be used to prevent hazards from being present in all phases of the contract. Activity Hazard Analysis (AHA) forms require contractors to take an extremely proactive approach by anticipating and controlling hazards prior to an accident occurring - defining the activity being performed, and identifying the work sequence, specific hazards anticipated, and the control measures to be implemented to eliminate or reduce each hazard to an acceptable level.
Topics also include:
-Jobsite Inspections and Employee Training
- Weekly safety meetings must be relevant to the work that a crew is performing on the job at that time.
-EM-385 1-1 requires that a contractor quality control person shall conduct and document daily safety inspections
-Site Safety Health Officer's qualifications and responsibilities
-Incident response and reporting procedures
-Attendees receive an OSHA 30-Hour Construction Safety Card in addition to a Certificate of Completion of a 40-hour EM 385-1-1 issued by the Chesapeake Region Safety Council
Chesapeake Region Safety Council
ABC-VA Hampton Roads Training Facility
5505 Robin Hood Road
Norfolk, VA 23513
*Student parking is located in the back of the building. Enter through Door #21.*
To register for this course, please go here
A reservation constitutes a financial commitment unless cancellations are made 24 hours in advance.