This course prepares experienced Outreach Training Program trainers to present OSHA 7.5-Hour and 15-Hour Disaster Outreach Training, intended for second responders (those arriving hours or days after the event). Course topics include the National Response Framework, the Incident Command System, disaster work zone safety, respiratory protection, communication issues, applying elements of successful adult training programs, and knowledge, skills, and attitudes to awareness training about safety and health standards at natural and human-made disaster sites. Students are provided the opportunity to practice knowledge and skills through discussion, planned exercises, demonstrations, and presentations.
Lesson plans and training materials for the OSHA 7.5-Hour and 15-Hour Disaster Outreach Training. are provided. Students who wish to participate as authorized Disaster Site Worker trainers must prepare a presentation on an assigned disaster site worker topic individually or as part of a group. Successful completion of this course authorized students to become trainers in the Disaster Site Worker Outreach Training Program, to conduct the OSHA 7.5-Hour and 15-Hour Disaster Outreach Training, and to issue cards to participants after verifying course completion. Minimum student contact hours: 24.Click here to fill out the enrollment application.
*Registration forms must be submitted 5 business days prior to the course start date.