The following topics are covered in the OSHA 30 hour general industry training course:
- Introduction to OSHA
- Managing Safety and Health
- Safety Leadership
- Walking and Working Surfaces
- Exit Routes, Emergency Action Plans, Fire Prevention and Protection
- Personal Protective Equipment
- Materials Handling
- Hazard Communication
- Hazardous Materials
- Flammable and Combustible Liquids
- Spray Finishing
- Compressed Gases
- Dipping and Coating Operations
- Permit-Required Confined Spaces
- Lockout / Tagout
- Machine Guarding
- Welding, Cutting, and Brazing
- Introduction to Industrial Hygiene
- Respiratory Protection
- Industrial Noise and Hearing Conservation
- Bloodborne Pathogens
- Fall Protection
- Safety and Health Programs
- Powered Industrial Trucks (forklifts)
- Attendees must be present for the entire program.
- Registration begins 30 minutes prior to scheduled time.
- Continental Breakfast and Lunch will be served
Presented by: Rick Barton
Senior Risk Consultant
Rick has over 20 years of experience in safety and risk control, working with clients many industries including Construction, Mining, Trucking, Manufacturing, and Hospitality. He specializes in assessing risk and developing solutions to reduce loss potential using safety assessments, loss analysis and developing solutions, including safety management techniques, training and engineering. He is an Authorized Instructor of OSHA Regulations Construction and General Industry Regulations. He serves as an active member of the safety committee for the Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association (WTBA) and Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC). Rick is a past president and active member of the Wisconsin chapter of The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), and an active member in the Association of General Contractors (AGC). He is also on the Advisory Board of the Safety Studies Department at the University of Wisconsin Whitewater.
Presented by: Audrey Walsh
Risk Control Consultant
Audrey joined Hausmann-Johnson Insurance in 2019 with the goal of helping clients achieve a safety culture that starts at the top and is embraced by the entire organization. Her passion for safety is tangible, and she is excited to share her experience developing strategic safety programs, investigating incidents, and eliminating hazards. Audrey’s objective is to help our clients ensure that all of their employees go home at the end of the day to their families in the same condition or better. She believes that when employees engage in their own safety and the safety of those around them is when an organization’s safety culture truly develops and grows.
Audrey has a bachelor’s degree in Occupational and Environmental Safety from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater along with a Graduated Safety Practitioner (GSP) designation. She is working towards earning her Certified Safety Professional (CSP) designation as well. Family, friends, and fitness are important to her and she’s often found enjoying the outdoors on the lake or taking a walk with her dog, Tucker.