This course covers the hazards and injuries likely to occur in public warehousing and storage operations, including encounters with powered industrial trucks, material handling, lifting and ergonomics, hazard communication, walking and working surfaces, and life safety including fire protection and evacuation. This course is intended for warehouse workers, supervisors, and employers responsible for developing safe work practices and procedures in a warehouse setting. Upon course completion students will have the ability to recognize the potential for injuries from forklifts, material handling and lifting, exposure to hazardous substances, slips, trips, and falls and methods to control and abate these hazards.
Student Contact Hours: 7
Course Includes: Student materials, lunch and refreshments
Course Time: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Maximum 2 students per company
Course Fee: Free in Baltimore, Max 2 employees / company
Baltimore, MD – Chesapeake Region Safety Council