PNC Offers OSHA Training Courses

By: Purdue University Northwest Last Updated: March 24, 2015

PNCThe Purdue University North Central Center for Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) will offer an OSHA 511: Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry course from April 27 through April 30 at PNC- Porter County, 600 Vale Park Road, Valparaiso.

These courses, which are open to all qualified individuals, will be taught by three qualified instructors who bring more than 86 years of OSHA experience to the classroom.

The class will meet from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on April 27, 28, and 29 and from 8 a.m. until noon on April 30. The cost of the course is $800 per person and includes all books and materials, and lunch on April 27, 28, and 29.

This course has no prerequisites. The registration deadline is Wednesday, April 10.

Instruction will include an overview of OSHA policies, procedures and standards as well as general industry safety and health principles. Using OSHA standards as a guide, topics include scope and application of the OSHA general industry standards with special emphasis placed on the most hazardous areas. Participants will receive a certificate upon successful completion of the course.

For further information about this program or to register, contact the Purdue University North Central Office of Graduate and Extended Learning (GEL) at (219) 785-5343 or gel@pnc.edu. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Cassandra Boehlke, Coordinator of Graduate and Extended Learning, at (219) 785-5748.