Safety, Health, and Plant Science


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    101 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

    101-01 Personal Protective Equipment
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to prevent injury, illness, and death by properly selecting, using, and maintaining personal protective equipment (PPE).

    101-02 Hearing and Noise Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify conditions that lead to hearing damage or loss and use both engineering controls and personal protective equipment to prevent such damage.

    101-03 Respiratory Protection Program
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify respiratory hazards and utilize personal respiratory equipment to prevent injury or illness caused by poor breathing conditions in the workplace.

    101-70 Introduction to OSHA
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the large role OSHA plays in maintaining your health and safety as you perform your daily work.

    101-17 Introduction to Industrial Hygiene
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to discuss and apply principles of industrial hygiene towards a safer working environment.

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    102 Worksite Safety

    102-01 Slip, Trip, and Fall Prevention
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to adhere to safe practices to prevent slips, trips, and falls in the workplace.

    102-02 Ladder Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify the specifications regarding several different types of ladders and adhere to standard safety precautions for the use, maintenance, and storage of ladders.

    102-03 Portable Power and Hand Tool Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify hazards associated with the use of hand and power tools. You will be able to prevent accident and injury in the workplace by adhering to safety practices and requirements.

    102-04 Machine Hazards and Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify common workplace hazards associated with operating machinery and apply safeguards to prevent injury and death in the workplace.

    102-05 Machine Guarding
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to adhere to machine guard safety requirements by describing the characteristics of a machine guard and explaining its function.

    102-06 Accident Causes, Prevention, and Investigation
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to recognize factors that cause accidents and methods to prevent accidents. In addition, you will understand the process of investigating an accident.

    102-07 Stationary Power Tool Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to safely operate a number of stationary power tools by adhering to general work area safety requirements and specific requirements for many stationary power tools found in the workplace.

    102-08 Laboratory Health and Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will understand how to safely work in a laboratory. In addition, you will also be able to describe the proper disposal of laboratory waste.

    102-09 Operator Fatigue
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to define and recognize symptoms of operator fatigue. You will also be able to recall the causes of operator fatigue, be familiar with ways to identify operator fatigue in yourself and others and identify ways to manage it.

    102-10 Hazard Identification and Assessment
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to recall recommended practices for companywide safety and health programs regarding hazard identification and assessment.

     

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    103 First Aid

    103-01 First Aid
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe common injuries that require first aid treatment and provide aid for such injuries. You will also identify major emergencies requiring the services of emergency personnel and provide initial treatment for such injuries. When providing aid, you will adhere to the universal precautions taken to prevent the transmission of bloodborne pathogens and prevent infections.

    103-02 Bloodborne Pathogens
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to define bloodborne pathogens and describe the common diseases caused by them. You will also understand how to protect yourself from exposure to bloodborne pathogens and what to do when exposed to them.

    103-03 First Aid Resuscitation - Choking, CPR, and AED
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to demonstrate how to assist victims using appropriate first aid techniques including the Heimlich Maneuver, CPR, and the use of an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).

    103-04 Temperature Related Stress and Illnesses
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to recognize the causes and effects of temperature related stress. In addition, you will be able to identify illnesses associated with temperature related stress.

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    104 Fire Prevention

    104-01 Fire Prevention and Protection Program
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to plan, practice, and apply the standards of the fire protection program in the workplace.

    104-02 Fire Extinguisher Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify the four fuel sources and the appropriate extinguisher to use to put out a small fire and apply the safest procedures for extinguishing a fire in the workplace. You will also be familiar with the maintenance, inspection and documentation requirements for maintaining fire extinguishers.

    104-03 Combustible DustsWhen you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify common combustible dusts and their associated workplace hazards. You will also understand basic control measures that reduce the production of combustible dusts.

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    105 Lockout/Tagout

    105-01 Lockout/Tagout Safety Program
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to explain the necessity of a lockout/tagout program and adhere to the procedures and practices of lockout/tagout safety.

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    106 Confined Space Safety

    106-01 Confined Space Entry - Entrant and Attendant Duties
    When you complete this lesson, you will understand the role of the authorized attendant, as well as the entrant working in confined spaces. You will also be able to describe steps taken to safely enter and work within a confined space.

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    107 Electrical Safety

    107-01 Electrical Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the flow of electrical current, describe common hazards of electricity, and practice safety procedures to prevent injury, damage, and death caused by electrical hazards.

    107-02 Energized Electrical Equipment Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will recognize the industrial workplace safety authority and be able to describe safe workplace practices.

    107-03 Arc Flash Hazard Basic
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to define terminology applicable to arc flash, navigate the guidance of the NFPA 70E, and mitigate unsafe conditions potentially resulting in an arc flash.

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    108 Materials Handling

    108-01 Materials Handling and Storing Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to minimize the risks of injury and illness by safely handling and storing materials in the workplace.

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    109 Rigging Safety

    109-01 Rigging Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will have a clear understanding of the factors you need to consider with every lift that involves the use of rigging.

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    110 Scaffolding Safety

    110-01 Scaffolding Safety
    When you complete this lesson you will be able to distinguish the responsibilities of those employees who work on or near scaffolding to assemble, maintain, and operate all scaffolding systems and adhere to safety requirements.

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    111 Aerial Devices Safety

    111-01 Scissor Lift Operations and Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to explain importance of operating the scissor lift according to the step-by-step procedures listed in most operating manuals. You will also be able to explain the safety measures that must be followed in detail and the importance of thorough pre-operation inspections.

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    112 Crane Operations Safety

    112-01 Crane and Hoist Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe rules and responsibilities for the safe operation of cranes, hoists, and riggings and perform hand signals as well as perform a safety checklist for the operation of cranes and hoists.

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    113 Forklift Safety

    113-01 Forklifts and Powered Industrial Trucks Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to adhere to the safe practices and procedures that minimize the hazards of operating forklifts and other powered industrial trucks in the workplace.

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    114 Fall Protection

    114-01 Fall Protection
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to avoid falls and injury due to falling objects in the workplace by adhering to safety precautions and utilizing safety equipment.

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    115 Excavation and Trenching

    115-01 Excavation and Trenching Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify the safe procedures minimizing the hazards of working in or near excavation and trenching sites and adhere to safe practices applying to the heavy equipment used in excavation.

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    116 Compressed Gas Cylinder Safety

    116-01 Compressed Gas Cylinder Safety
    When you complete this lesson you will be able to safely handle, store, and use gas cylinders.

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    117 Hazardous Materials Safety

    117-01 Hazardous Materials Safety
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify hazardous materials common to the industrial and commercial workplaces and appropriately respond to spills, leaks, or other types of contamination within the workplace to protect personnel and the environment from the hazards presented by such materials.

    117-02 Acid and Caustic Awareness
    When you complete this lesson, you will understand how substances are ranked on the pH scale. You will also be able to describe general safety precautions and emergency actions employed when working with acids and caustics.

    117-03 Asbestos and Silica Awareness
    When you complete this lesson, you will recognize the health risks associated with both asbestos and silica. You also will be able to identify ways to prevent exposure to these materials in the workplace.

    117-04 Ammonia Awareness
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to recognize the health risks associated with working around ammonia. You will also be able to identify steps to protect yourself during general maintenance or emergency activities.

    117-05 Hydrogen Sulfide Awareness
    When you complete this lesson, you will understand the common warning signs, health effects, and personal protection requirements related to H2S exposure.

    117-06 Chlorine Awareness
    When you complete this lesson, you will recognize the occupational hazards and potential health effects of chlorine exposure.

    117-07 Radiation Awareness
    When you complete this lesson, you will understand a basic overview of radiation. In addition, you will be able to describe associated health risks commonly associated with radiation and identify methods to protect yourself and others from exposure.

    117-08 Hazardous Gases - Methane, Carbon Monoxide & Carbon Dioxide
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to understand the common health and safety hazards associated with methane, carbon monoxide, and carbon dioxide. You will also understand where these gases can be found in the workplace and be able to describe procedures and devices employed to protect employees from exposure.

    117-09 Lead Awareness
    When you complete this lesson, you will understand risks associated with lead, where you might encounter this element in the workplace, and the negative health effects it can cause. Additionally, you will be able to identify prevention measures, such as the use of personal protective equipment and good housekeeping practices.

    117-20 Gas Monitoring Basics
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the basic design and operation of a gas monitor. List the three major reasons gas monitors are needed.

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    118 HAZWOPER

    118-01 HAZWOPER Regulation Overview
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to discuss an overview of federal acts and regulatory bodies that protect workers who deal with hazardous materials. In addition, you will have a basic understanding of terminology and numbering used to outline a typical regulation.

    118-02 Site Characterization and Analysis
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe how site characterization and analysis is used to protect the lives of employees and ensure a safe working environment at sites containing hazardous substances.

    118-03 Toxicology
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to explain the potential health effects of exposure to various toxic substances.

    118-04 Medical Surveillance
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the design and function of a medical surveillance program.

    118-05 Decontamination
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to discuss principles of decontamination and describe activities performed in a standard decontamination corridor.

    118-06 Emergency Procedures
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to discuss the purpose and scope of an emergency response plan. You will also understand the roles and responsibilities of those individuals responding to a hazardous materials release.

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    119 Hazard Communications

    119-03 Hazardous Communications Employee Training Program, Part 1
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to discuss the Hazardous Communication Program and describe the training provided under this program for every employee. 

    119-04 Hazardous Communication Employee Training Program, Part 2
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe how exposure to hazardous materials occurs. You will also be able to explain how to choose and use equipment for personal protection.

    119-06 Hazard Communication Programs in the Workplace
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to discuss the Hazardous Communication Program and describe the training and information provided under this program for every employee.

    119-07 Exposure to and Detection of Hazardous Chemicals
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe how exposure to hazardous materials occurs and what can influence the severity of the effects of the hazard. You will also be able to describe ways a hazardous release can be detected.

    119-08 Physical, Health, and Environmental Hazard Classes
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to discuss the physical, health, and environmental hazard classifications according to The Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS). In addition, you will be able to recognize the effects of the various hazard classifications.

    119-09 Labeling and SDS for Hazardous Chemicals
    When you complete this lesson, you will understand proper labeling requirements according to the GHS. In addition, you will be able to recognize pictograms for GHS hazard classifications and describe the contents of the standardized, 16 sections of the SDS.

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    120 Globally Harmonized System of Chemical Classification and Labelling (GHS)

    120-01 Classification of Physical Hazards
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to discuss the physical hazard classifications according to The Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS). In addition, you will be able to recognize the labeling elements for substances classified as a physical hazard.

    120-02 Classification of Health and Environmental Hazards
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to discuss the health and environmental hazard classifications according to The Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS).  In addition, you will be able to recognize the labeling elements for substances classified as a health or environmental hazard.

    120-03 Hazard Communication - Labeling
    When you complete this lesson, you will understand proper labeling requirements according to The Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS).  In addition you will be able to recognize pictograms for GHS hazard categories.

    120-04 Hazard Communication - Safety Data Sheets (SDS)
    When you complete this lesson, you will understand The Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) Safety Data Sheet (SDS). In addition, you will be able to describe the contents within the standardized, 16 section SDS.

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    122 Transportation

    122-01 Safe Driving Practices
    When you complete this lesson, you will be familiar with the requirements of drivers of Department of Transportation (DOT) Class 1-6 light or medium duty vehicles. Additionally, you will be aware of defensive driving techniques, hazard perception, and driving attitude.

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    130 Behavior Based Safety Training

    130-01 Behavior Based Safety Programs - Basic Design
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the basic design of a behavior based safety program. In addition, you will be able to explain how you can participate in safety committees and safety inspection teams to positively influence the safety program at your plant.

    130-02 Behavior Based Safety Programs - Basic Concepts
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the factors affecting your personal safety on the job including your capabilities, your work environment, and your attitude towards safety, and the behaviors you exhibit. In addition, you will be able to explain the difference between a positive safety attitude and safe working behaviors.

    130-03 Hazardous Material Procedures
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe some of the basic hazardous materials found in a power plant. Additionally, you will be able to discuss some of the procedures used while working with these products.

    130-04 Confined Space Procedures
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to discuss the reason for a confined space procedure and discuss the basic information found on a confined space permit. In addition, you will be able to explain the difference between a non-permit required confined space and a permit required confined space.

    130-05 Hot Work Procedures
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the purpose of a hot work permit procedure. In addition, you will be able to discuss the basic information that can be found on most hot work permits.

    130-07 Safety and Health Programs
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to recognize the true cost of workplace accidents, see the benefits of an effective safety and health program, describe the critical elements of an effective safety and health program, and identify and prevent most workplace hazards.

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    131 Ergonomics

    131-01 Ergonomics in an Office Environment
    When you complete this lesson, you will understand ergonomics and the disorders related to it. In addition, you will be able to recognize ergonomic hazards in an office environment and determine ways to mitigate these hazards.

    131-02 Ergonomics in an Industrial Environment
    When you complete this lesson, you will understand ergonomics and the disorders related to it. In addition, you will be able to recognize ergonomic hazards in an industrial environment and determine ways to mitigate these hazards.

    131-03 Proper Lifting Techniques
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to utilize proper lifting techniques when performing manual material handling tasks. In addition, you will be able to employ techniques to help prevent back injuries.

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    150 Environmental Awareness

    150-01 Environmental Awareness
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify ways your awareness can reduce the environment impact of various processes and tasks.

    In addition, you will be able describe the process of designing and implementing an environmental management system (EMS) and discuss the overall goals of waste minimization and pollution prevention programs.

    150-02 Stormwater Regulations and Pollution Prevention Plans
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe ways that stormwater runoff can impact the environment. In addition, you will be able to discuss stormwater regulations and explain how to effectively develop a stormwater pollution prevention plan (SWPPP).

    150-03 Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasures
    At the completion of this lesson, you will be able to describe the use of spill prevention control and countermeasures plans. In addition, you’ll be able to discuss common practices for preventing, responding to, and reporting spills.

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    160 Construction Safety

    160-01 Health Hazards in Construction
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to recall and discuss principles of industrial hygiene towards a safer working environment.

    160-02 Scaffolding Safety for Construction
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to distinguish the responsibilities of those employees who work on or near scaffolding to assemble, maintain, and operate all scaffolding systems and adhere to safety requirements.

    160-03 Portable Power and Hand Tool Safety for Construction
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify hazards associated with the use of hand and power tools. You will be able to prevent accident and injury in the workplace by adhering to safety practices and requirements. You will also be familiar with the employer requirements put in place for the protection of construction workers.

    160-04 Materials Handling and Storing Safety for Construction
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to minimize the risks of injury and illness by safely handling and storing materials in the workplace. You will be able to identify potential hazards when handling materials and identify ways to prevent those hazards. Finally, you will be able to recognize an employer’s responsibilities for safe materials handling.

    160-05 Personal Protective Equipment for Construction, Part 1
    When you complete this lesson, you will be familiar with the hierarchy of control for reducing risk and avoiding injury, illness, and death by properly selecting, using, and maintaining personal protective equipment (PPE).

    160-06 Personal Protective Equipment for Construction, Part 2
    When you complete this lesson, you will be familiar with some of the requirements of employers and employees for reducing risk and avoiding injury, illness, and death by properly selecting, using, and maintaining personal protective equipment (PPE).

    160-07 Excavation and Trenching Safety for Construction
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to identify hazards and methods of protecting workers from hazards during excavation and trenching operations. You will also be able to recognize the role of a competent person as well as the responsibilities of the employer and employee when engaged in these operations.

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    170 Industrial Mathematics

    170-01 Introduction to Industrial Math
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to explain the mathematical order of operations, the use of exponents and square roots.

    170-02 Industrial Math - Measurements and Calculations
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to demonstrate how to use equations to solve industrial problems involving length, height, flow and temperature conversions and calculations. You will be able to explain how to read and interpret formulas, graphs, charts, and tables. You will also be able to apply several mathematical formulas to commonly used industrial calculations.

    170-03 Industrial Math - Fractions, Percentages, and Ratios
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to interpret and solve problems using fractions, decimals and percentages. You will also be able to interpret and solve problems using ratios and proportions.

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    171 Industrial Sciences

    171-01 Atomic Structure and Chemical Bonding
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the various components of an atom and discuss atomic theory. You will also be able to explain how chemical bonds are formed and describe the two most common types of chemical bonding.

    171-02 Introduction to the Periodic Table of Elements
    When you complete this lesson, you will understand how elements are named, grouped, and listed on the periodic table.

    171-03 Chemical Formulas, Reactions, and Solubility
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe different types of chemical formulas and chemical reactions. In addition, you will be able to discuss components and characteristics of solutions.

    171-04 Introduction to Hydrocarbon Chemistry
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to discuss the molecular structure, physical properties, naming conventions, and commercial uses of several common hydrocarbons.

    171-05 Chemical Equations
    When you complete this lesson, you will have the knowledge necessary to write and balance chemical formulas and equations.

    171-10 Introduction to Physics - Force and Motion
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe terms and types of force as they pertain to classical physics. In addition, you will be able to explain Newton’s laws involving motion and perform basic calculations using these laws.

    171-11 Introduction to Physics - Energy, Work, and Power
    When you complete this lesson, you will be able to define different types of energy, work and power. You will also be able to use formulas to calculate potential energy, kinetic energy, work done, and power used.