MSHA 8-Hr Refresher

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Time: 7:30 AM – 4:30 PM (EST)
Type: Workshop
Location: University of Maine at Presque Isle, Presque Isle, ME
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As part of MSHA's 30 CFR Part 46 training regulations, all sand and gravel pit workers must have an 8-hour safety course once a year.  This workshop will review important safety-related topics including recognition and prevention of hazards, required personal protective equipment, miner's health, material handling, and confined space entry requirements.

As a result of this one day course, participants will have the ability to:

  • Identify key hazards associated with changing conditions at open pit mines.
  • Describe methods to protect workers from noise and dust exposure.
  • Demonstrate the ability to recognize hazards related to open pit mining.
  • Give examples of methods to eliminate or minimize hazards related to open pit mining.

IACET CEU’s: 0.5

As an IACET Accredited provider, MEMIC offers IACET CEUs for its learning events that comply with the ANSI/IACET Continuing Education and Training Standard.