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Maine Department of Labor, SafetyWorks! class schedule.



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Bloodborne Pathogens Train-the-Trainer

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:18:59 EDT

If your job responsibilities involve occupational exposure to bloodborne pathogens, this course is for you. This class will instruct you on how OSHA standard (29 CFR 1910.1030) applies to non-healthcare employers. This training is designed to provide an understanding of bloodborne pathogens, common modes of transmission, methods of prevention, developing an exposure control plan, and required training for employees. Training materials will be provided. Class runs 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.



Lockout-Tagout Procedures

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:11:46 EDT

This training session covers the OSHA requirements and procedures to be used in the Lockout/Tagout process to ensure safety and protection during repair and maintenance of equipment. Class runs 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.



Fire Extinguisher-Emergency Action Plan-Workplace Violence

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:39:30 EDT

In this class, you will learn about Emergency Action Plans including workplace violence as well as various types of fire extinguishers and how to maintain them. This is a hands-on class. Those attending this class should come prepared to discharge a fire extinguisher. Class runs 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.



Establishing an Effective Safety Committee

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:27:48 EDT

One of the greatest steps to success in injury reduction and prevention is the collaborative involvement of workers, supervisors, and managers in the workplace. This class will give you the skills to put a dynamic committee together or strengthen the work of existing teams. It will provide models for hazard assessment, accident review, and "near-miss" reporting. It will help you analyze the strengths and weaknesses of your program and give you a game plan for greater success. Class runs 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.



Vehicle Ergonomics

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:24:33 EDT

This is a four-hour program designed to offer basic information on ergonomics for those who spend much of their day in a vehicle. Drivers face a variety of problems related to ergonomics, stress, job injuries, fatigue, and exposures. Program participants will have an improved understanding of the importance of proper driving posture, varying work activities, stretching and activity breaks, limiting exposures, and how to make regular correct adjustments to driving positions. Participants will also explore wellness and self-care strategies to reduce stress and back/neck pain and to improve energy levels. Class runs 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.



Impairment Detection Training for Employers

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 15:00:41 EDT

This course is designed for human resource or benefits professionals, accountants, business owners, managers, or payroll supervisors. Labor laws can be complex. This seminar covers wage and hour laws, including minimum wage, overtime, youth employment, severance pay, equal pay, leave requirements (family medical leave, family sick leave, and domestic violence), and break requirements. Addresses commonly asked labor related questions. Class runs from 9 a.m.-noon.



Wage and Hour Compliance Assistance

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:58:05 EDT

This course is designed for human resource or benefits professionals, accountants, business owners, managers, or payroll supervisors. Labor laws can be complex. This seminar covers wage and hour laws, including minimum wage, overtime, youth employment, severance pay, equal pay, leave requirements (family medical leave, family sick leave, and domestic violence), and break requirements. Addresses commonly asked labor related questions. Class runs from 9 a.m.-noon.



10-Hour Construction Standards

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:52:44 EDT

This 1 1/2-day course offers basic information on several of the OSHA standards for construction (29 CFR 1926). Attendees who complete the course will receive an OSHA 10-hour course completion certificate. Class runs from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on day one and 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. on day two.



OSHA Recordkeeping

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:12:19 EDT

This class provides thorough and comprehensive six-hour training for both new and experienced safety and human resources personnel. You will learn the OSHA rule (29 CFR 1904) regarding recording and reporting work-related injuries and illnesses as it applies to your organization. This class includes several hands-on activities on how to correctly fill out the required injury reporting forms. Class runs from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.



Practical Approach to NFPA 70E

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:07:08 EDT

In this class you will learn how to protect workers from electrical hazards. NFPA 70E requirements will be discussed in layman's terms. Class runs 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.



Wage and Hour Compliance Assistance

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:02:58 EDT

This course is designed for human resource or benefits professionals, accountants, business owners, managers, or payroll supervisors. Labor laws can be complex. This seminar covers wage and hour laws, including minimum wage, overtime, youth employment, severance pay, equal pay, leave requirements (family medical leave, family sick leave, and domestic violence), and break requirements. Addresses commonly asked labor related questions. Class runs from 9 a.m.-noon.



Wage and Hour Compliance Assistance

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:01:30 EDT

This course is designed for human resource or benefits professionals, accountants, business owners, managers, or payroll supervisors. Labor laws can be complex. This seminar covers wage and hour laws, including minimum wage, overtime, youth employment, severance pay, equal pay, leave requirements (family medical leave, family sick leave, and domestic violence), and break requirements. Addresses commonly asked labor related questions. Class runs from 9 a.m.-noon.



Van Safety

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:57:35 EDT

This class emphasizes the issues and concerns related to passenger-van operation and appropriate defensive-driving techniques to reduce the potential for property damage, injury, or death. You will also learn about motor vehicle laws and resources for teaching traffic safety awareness. Class runs 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.



Forklift Operator Safety

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:42:03 EDT

This class is designed for new operators. The instruction will involve classroom and hands-on training. Training will include performing a forklift inspection and use of the department's forklift simulator. This training does not meet the requirements to qualify the participants to be a "qualified operator". Only the employer can provide such certification. Class runs 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.



Public Sector Compliance Assistance

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:35:41 EDT

This assistance program is for state, county, municipal, and quasi-municipal employers, managers, and employees. The program is an overview of public-sector employer responsibilities including injury/fatality reporting, written programs, training, equipment/facility inspections, and recordkeeping. In addition, this class covers SafetyWorks! assistance including training and no-cost safety and health consultation programs to proactively help employers before an accident or incident occurs. Class runs from 8:30-10:30 a.m.