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Construction Safety
CONST SAFETY
CLASS CODE: CONST 320 CREDITS:  2
DIVISION: PHYSICAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING
DEPARTMENT: ARCHITECTURE & CONSTRUCTION
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

CATALOG DESCRIPTION: Const 320 is an introduction into proper safety management principles and processes on the construction site. Topics to be covered will include laws and regulations, safe management practices, and record keeping and reporting requirements
DESCRIPTION:
TOPICS: Economic factors of safety
Health consequences of construction
Understanding and complying with the Federal Code of requirements
Complying with OSHA regulations on the construction site
Creating a safe construction environment
Using safe construction practices
Training employees in safe practices
Hazard hazardous materials
Fire prevention
Substance abuse
Safety record keeping requirements
OBJECTIVES: Have an understanding of the benefits and consequences of risk management.
Have an understanding of safety laws and regulations.
Be able to develop and implement onsite safety programs.
Have an understanding of safety documentation and reporting requirements.
REQUIREMENTS:
PREREQUISITES: Arch 100
Arch 102
OTHER:
EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2001