109: Basic Field Safety Orientation. (2-2-0)
Prerequisite or corequisite: MATH 99 or MATH 102.
The basics of the requirements, regulations, processes and practices of basic safety currently in place in the oil and gas industry; applicable regulations; hazard identification and assessments; specialized work procedures; typical field equipment and their inspections; accident and incident reporting, recording, and investigation requirements; contractor safety evaluations and approval criteria. The Safeland certification will be available upon completion of the course and certification test.
209: Safety Regulations and Hazwoper 40 Safety Certification. (3-3-0)
Prerequisite: OGPT 207.
This course presents all of the requirements of OSHA’s Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response standard, 29 CFR 1910.120. It covers all of the requirements of the applicable regulatory agencies (OSHA, EPA, and DOT) to ensure awareness and promote safety among employees who may be exposed to chemical hazards in the work site. The objective is to ensure that employees operate in the safest possible manner in situations where contact with potentially hazardous materials is likely. The OSHA 40Hr. Hazwoper certification will be available upon completion of the course and certification exam.
210: Industrial Safety and OSHA Standards. (3-3-0)
A straightforward presentation of material which makes the theories and principles of industrial safety practical and useful in real-world settings is covered in this course. Special emphasis is placed on the innovation and technology in the workplace. Various safety tools and apparatus are examined and training is provided in their use. The complete text of the 30-hour (Occupational Safety & Health Act) OSHA Industrial Certification is presented and students are offered an option to complete the testing for the certification during the course.