Training Class
OSHA Outreacch 30 hr. - Construction (by AKOSH)
Date/TimeMay 01 - May 04

Atwood Conference Center, Willian Egan Room (#106).

Registration DeadlineApr 30
Class Size18
StatusSeats available
Seat Availability
3 seats available for State (DOT)
InstructorsStaff Trainer, AKOSH

The OSHA Outreach 30-hr. for the Construction Industry provides training for workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and health hazards on worksites where construction activities are conducted.  The program also provides information regarding workers' rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint.

This 30-hr. class will be presented by staff from the DOL&WD's Alaska Section of Occupational Safety and Health (AKOSH).


Objectives / Topics

The Outreach Training Program is intended as an orientation to Occupational Safety and Health as related to construction activities.

The OSHA Outreach Training Program provides training on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of workplace hazards and conditions that DOT&PF staff may encounter, create or be exposed to during construction activities.

Required topics will include:

  • Introduction to OSHA
  • Managing Safety and Health
  • OSHA Focus Four Hazards (Falls, Electrocution, Struck-By, Caught-In or Between)
  • Personal Protective and Lifesaving Equipment
  • Health Hazards in Construction
  • Stairways and Ladders 

Elective topics will include:

  • Confined Space Entry
  • Excavations
  • Motor Vehicles, Mechanized Equipment and Marine Operations; Rollover
    Protective Structures and Overhead Protection; and Signs, Signals and

Additional Elective topics may include:

  • Concrete and Masonry Construction
  • Cranes, Derricks, Hoists, Elevators and Conveyors
  • Ergonomics
  • Fire Protection and Prevention
  • Materials Handling, Storage, Use and Disposal
  • Powered Industrial Vehicles
  • Safety and Health Programs
  • Scaffolds
  • Steel Erection
  • Tools - Hand and Power
  • Welding and Cutting
  • Foundations for Safety Leadership
  • Other construction industry hazards or policies and/or
    expanded mandatory or elective topics




Target Audience

This 30-hr. class is appropriate for DOT&PF Chiefs, Managers, Project Managers, Project Engineers, Engineers, Architects, Inspectors, Engineering Assistants, Surveyors, Formen, Leads and any other DOT&PF staff, such as those in Construction, DES, PD&E, M&O, DFS, that conduct or plan construction-type field work.


Current DOT&PF employee.

Additional Information

Successful completion of this class results in a nationally-recognized U.S. DOL/OSHA Course Completion card.

RegisterView Participants

RD & T2 Information

RD & T2 Home
State Transportation Innovation Council
Resources - Digital Library

Contact D&ES Webmaster
Staff area (authentication required)

Related Resources

FHWA R&T Websitelink exits DOT&PF website
State Transportation WebSiteslink exits DOT&PF website
National LTAP WebSitelink exits DOT&PF website
Alaska Tribal Technical Assistance Centerlink exits DOT&PF website
Alaska University Transportation Centerlink exits DOT&PF website

Training Links

Training P&P
Training Calendar
AK-CESCL Training Site
On-line Training (Login required)
User Manual
Log in (you are not logged in)

Administrator Login