Oregon OSHA offers free training in Beaverton
The Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division (OR-OSHA) will offer
free training sessions to members of the Washington County business community
during two days of workshops in August.
The Public Education and Conferences Section of Oregon OSHA will be offering
four different workshops during the training sessions on August 21 &
Exposure Control/Bloodborne Pathogens, 8:00am August 21.
Safety & Health Management Planning, 1:00pm August 21.
Industrial Hygiene for the Non-IH, 8:00am August 22.
Developing an Effective Accountability System, 1:00pm August 22.
Exposure Control/Bloodborne Pathogens' will show how to protect
workers from bloodborne diseases and contamination as well as implementing
an effective exposure control plan. Safety & Heath Management
Planning' is an introduction class for employers to learn about creating
safe workplaces and planning ahead. Industrial Hygiene for the Non-IH'
will introduce participants to the role of industrial hygienists (IH's)
in the workplace health and safety team while Developing an Effective
Accountability System' shows how to make every person in the workplace
accountable for that company's safety plan.
The free four-hour workshops will be held at Portland Community College's
Capital Center - Room #1641, 18624 NW Walker Road in Beaverton. Oregon
OSHA provides workshop materials for participants.
Oregon OSHA offers a variety of conferences, on-site training, educational
resources and consultation services to help Oregon employers create safer
workplaces and reduce the amount of productivity lost due to injuries
which occur at work. Additional information and resources are available
on Oregon OSHA's website, www.orosha.org
For more information about these workshops or to register, call the Oregon
OSHA Education Section, (503) 947-7443, or toll-free in Oregon, (888)
292-5247 Option 2.