Core Classes

Introduction to OSHA Part 1

This course explains how OSHA began and some of the history behind OSHA as an organization. Duration 16 minutes

Introduction to OSHA Part 2

This course extends on the introduction to OSHA covering the state plan and services offered by KYOSH. Duration 18:57 minutes.

Introduction to OSHA Part 1 - Spanish

Este curso explica el inicio de OSHA la historia detrás de la misma OSHA como organización actual. Duration 20:28 minutes.

Recordkeeping Forms and How to Use Them

By the end of this module, you should be able to fill out the forms required of 29 CFR 1904 which is the standard that covers injury/illness logs correctly and be aware if errors have been made. Duration 9:47 minutes.

Recordkeeping Is Your Company Covered

This module provides information on how to determine if your company has partial exemptions in regards to injury/illness recordkeeping forms. By the end of this module, you should be able to recognize if your company meets the partial exemption criteria set by the OSHA standard 29 CFR 1904 which covers OSHA injury and illness logs. Duration 6:18 minutes.

Recordkeeping Recording Criteria

This module covers factors to determine if an injury/illness is recordable on OSHA forms. By the end of this module, you should have a basic understanding of what criteria makes an injury or illness recordable under 29 CFR 1904- the OSHA standard for recording injuries/illnesses. Duration 10 minutes.

Heat Stress Awareness

This module covers the types of heat injuries, risk factors associated with heat stress, the prevention of heat-related injuries and what to do if a worker starts showing signs of a heat-related injury. This session is intended to give employees and employers a basic understanding of heat stress and how it affects workers. Duration 7:16 minutes.

OSHA Program Management Guidelines

This course outlines the voluntary safety and health program management guidelines to encourage employers to do more to protect their employees from potential hazards in the workplace. Duration 11:45 minutes.

Overview of Partnerships

Partnerships develop connections between Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health professionals and employers with the goal of promoting safety and health for all Kentucky employees. Duration 4:44 minutes.

Safety Classes

Electrical Safety Related Practices

This is module one of a series covering OSHA’s Electrical Safety Related Work Practices for electrical equipment and devices. The first module takes a look at the hazards of electricity ending with a discussion of the intricacies of an arc blast event. Duration 11:24 minutes.

Electrical Standards OSHA

This module looks at the basic OSHA requirements surrounding the approval, installation, and use of electrical equipment and devices. Topics looked at include a discussion of both OSHA and industry standards and commonly cited approval and installation violations. Duration 16:00 minutes.

Excavation Safety Part 1

Module One of the "Safety Before You Start" excavation online safety classes. Module One discusses the potential hazards associated with excavation and trenching and reviews the required actions to be completed before beginning to dig. Duration 11:51 minutes.

Excavation Safety Part 2

Module Two of the "Safety Before You Start" series of excavation safety online classes. This module discusses the requirements for choosing proper sloping and safety systems prior to beginning an excavation. Duration 18:58 minutes.

Excavation Emergency Action Plans

This course is not based on excavation standards. It follows the requirements set forth for emergency preparadness and was designed by a 25 year veteran of the fire service involved in many trench incident responses. Duration 5:41 minutes.

Fire Protection and Prevention Part 1

During this course, you will learn a brief history of fire as well as fire protection – then and now; the properties of the fire triangle and the fire tetrahedron; the definitions of an incipient stage fire and a free burning fire; and the different classes of fire. Duration 11:46 minutes.

Fire Protection and Prevention Part 2

During this course, we will cover what a fire prevention plan is, what it should contain, and when one should be developed and implemented. We will discuss fire brigades, as well as fire extinguishers, standpipe and hose, sprinkler systems, fixed extinguishing systems, fire detection systems, and employee alarm systems. Duration 22:15 minutes.

Powered Industrial Trucks Part 1

This module covers forklift-related fatalities and injuries statistics, the major parts of a powered industrial truck, including some of the potential hazards and possible solutions associated with each part and the classes of commonly-used powered industrial trucks (P.I.T.) Duration 15:45 minutes.

Powered Industrial Trucks Part 2

This program is intended for employers within the Commonwealth of Kentucky that need to train their employees on the regulations and standards pertaining to powered industrial trucks.This module covers the requirements of a forklift training program. Duration 12:32 minutes.

Mechanical Power Press Safety Part 1

This module is a basic overview of the different types mechanical power presses. The intent of this overview section is to help you to better understand how to identify a mechanical power press from other machines and identify the different types of mechanical power presses. Duration 17:30 minutes.

Mechanical Power Press Safety Part 2

This part 2 module focuses on the 2 general requirements in paragraph (a) and the requirements for full revolution power presses in paragraph (b) of the 1910.217 standard. Duration 12:58 minutes.

Mechanical Power Press Safety Part 3

This module is a continuation of the paragraph (b) standards and will cover the numbers 7 through 14 requirements that focus mostly on part revolution power presses. Duration 18:13 minutes.

Introduction to Fall Protection

This module covers the 1926 Subpart M standards and details fall trigger heights, general fall protection guidelines, basic fall protection measures and training requirements. Duration 16:00 minutes.

Introduction to Fall Protection Spanish

Este es un módulo de una serie de varias cubriendo la protección contra caídas de OSHA en los estándares en la industria de la construcción. Este módulo abordará las estadísticas de protección contra caídas y cubrirá los estándares en general que hacen referencia en el Anexo M de los estándares 1926. Durante este curso hablaremos de lo siguiente: desencadenamiento de las caídas de altura, directrices generales de protección contra caídas, medidas básicas de protección contra caídas, y requisitos de capacitación.

Ladder Safety in General Industry

This course reviews the OSHA standards from the general industry regulations 29 CFR 1910.25 – 1910.27, addressing the various ladders used in general industry. By the end of this course, participants will understand the types of ladders used in general industry, their parts, how to choose the correct ladder for the job, proper use, and inspection criteria. Duration 12:26 minutes.

Overview of Construction Cranes

This course is intended for anyone working in the construction industry and explains why OSHA has a new crane standard, how the new standard is different from the previous standard, employer and employee responsibilities, training requirements and certification. The duration of the course is 12:19.

Fall Protection Update

This course addresses the pertinent changes that take effect January 1, 2017 to 803 KAR 2:412 Fall Protection. Duration 7:08 minutes.

Safety for Compressed Gas Cylinders

This course deals with the safety of compressed gas cylinders and is intended for the users of those cylinders. It is not meant to totally cover all standards for suppliers and distributors that sell compressed gases. Duration: 13:03 minutes.

Health Classes

Bloodborne Pathogens

This course is intended for employers who have employees that are likely to be exposed to blood and/or other potentially infectious bodily fluids. Duration 21:10 minutes.

Emergency Eyewash and Shower Equipment

This is a short overview of the requirements for commonly cited devices in the workplace. This class covers the information from the ANSI and Kentucky standards. Duration 9:29 minutes.

Global Harmonization System

This course is intended for employers that need to train their employees on the basics of the revised HAZCOM standard and GHS (Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals). Duration 17:33 minutes.

Introduction to Hazard Communication Part 1

This course covers the development of the standard, the benefits of revising the standard to adopt GHS and the purpose, scope and application of the standard. Duration 11:48 minutes.

Introduction to Hazard Communication Part 2

Module 2 discusses key definitions used throughout the standard, the purpose of hazard classification and requirements for an effective written hazard communication program. Duration 10:27 minutes.

Introduction to Hazard Communication Part 3

Module 3 covers the new labeling requirement for hazardous chemicals, the new SDS requirements and format located under 29 CFR 1910.1200. Duration 16:25 minutes.

Introduction ot Hazard Communication Part 4

Module 4 discusses employee training, trade secret requirements, and the effective dates for the revised standard. Duration 7:34 minutes.

Health Hazard Recognition

This course provides basic information to identify potential health hazards for those persons responsible for safety and health in the workplace that lack expertise in the industrial hygiene field. Topics of discussion include the difference in typical safety hazards and health hazards, defining terms used in industrial hygiene to describe how a chemical effects the body, the different types of health hazards, and the characteristics of some these hazards as they can be found in the workplace. Duration 20:35 minutes.

Lead Awareness

This course will inform the reader about the hazards associated with lead and OSHAs lead standard for general industry 1910.1025. Lead overexposure is one of the most common overexposures found in industry and is a leading cause of workplace illness. Duration 18:55 minutes.

Occupational Noise Exposure

This course is intended for those seeking information about occupational exposure to noise in general industry and the 1910.95 OSHA noise standard. By the end of this course, participants should be able to demonstrate knowledge about the OSHA noise standard and know the elements of an effective hearing conservation program. Duration 14:55 minutes.

Personal Protective Equipment Part 1

This course is intended for employers within the Commonwealth of Kentucky that need to train their workers on the basics of personal protective equipment, also commonly referred to as PPE. Duration 25:06 minutes.

Personal Protective Equipment Part 2

In PPE module 2 we will discuss some different types of PPE commonly used in the workplace and how they can protect employees from potential safety and health hazards. This course will also show a variety of injuries that can occur as the result of not wearing PPE and cover the specific requirements for the personal protective equipment devices listed under the Subpart I PPE standard. Duration 29:35 minutes.

Introduction to Emergency Response

This course is intended for those seeking general information about Emergency Response to Hazardous Substance Release found under OSHA’s Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) standard. Duration 13:09 minutes.

Indoor Air Quality

This course is designed to give you the overall main components of addressing Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) in most everyday settings. Indoor Air Quality is the overall condition and comfort level of the air inside an occupied building.