ECWTP Course Work Schedule

ECWTP 2019 Training Schedule

Week Dates Topic
Jan & Mar 2019 Outreach and Recruitment
1 March 11th – 15th Outreach and Orientation
2 March 18th – 22nd Basic skills
3 March 25th -29th Basic skills
4 April 1st – 5th Basic skills
5 April 8th – 12th EHST
6 April 15th – 19th EHST
7 April 22th – April 26th EHST/CERT
8 April 29 — May 3rd Construction
8 May 4th OSHA
9 May 6th – 11th OSHA/ Weatherization/HazMat-24
10 May 13th – May 17th HazWoper-40
11 May 20th – May 23rd Initial Asbestos Worker / Bruce & Kim
11 May 24th – May 25th (Sat. class) Initial Lead Worker / Bruce & Kim
12 June 1st Graduation

Basic Skills: Life Skills, Job Readiness, Math, Computer Skills, and Hazardous Materials (HazMat) Awareness

EHST: Environmental Health & Safety Training: a set of 4- and 8-hour modules on safety and environmental awareness including Lead Awareness, Asbestos Awareness, Emergency Preparedness, Hazardous Communications/GHS, Medical Waste Management, Heat Stress, Personal Protective Equipment, Emergency Preparedness, Disaster Response, Laboratory Safety, PPE, Slips, Trips & Falls, and Lead Poisoning and Prevention

The ECWTP Course Work Schedule

Class Schedule for Basic Skills Training

8:30 – 9:30 Computer
9:35 – 10:35 Study Skills
10:40 – 11:40 Math
11:45 – 12:45 Job Readiness

Environmental Health and Safety Training

Hazardous Waste Worker Training Program

Full Class Schedule for Technical Training

Training

Time

Training

Date

Training

Course/Description

Certification Hours
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM April 11, 2019 Emergency Preparedness & Response

Introduces the participant to the basics of developing an Action Plan to address environmental or industrial emergencies/accidents

4
12:30 AM – 4:30 PM April 11, 2019 Asbestos Awareness

Awareness training is intended to provide information on how to recognize suspected Asbestos Containing Material, safely work around asbestos, and how to facilitate appropriate reactions to damaged material.

4
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM April 12, 2019 Disaster Preparedness & Response

·       Hurricanes

·       Tornadoes

8
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM April 15, 2019 Lead Poisoning and Prevention 8
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM April 16, 2019 Laboratory Safety 4
12:30 AM – 4:30 PM April 16, 2019 PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

This course offers participants the opportunity to learn about personal protective equipment programs, the various types of PPE available, and how to properly inspect, don and maintain PPE.

4
Training

Time

Training

Date

Training

Course/Description

Certification Hours
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM April 17, 2019 Slips, Trips & Falls

The objectives of this course are to identify:

1.) Common hazards that lead to slips, trips, and falls as well as the principles behind good housekeeping practices; and

2.) To recognize areas of greater risk and the required safety protections against them and notification to proper parties of them.

4
12:30 AM – 4:30 PM April 17, 2019 Heat Stress

This course will discuss the effects of heat on the body, outline the risk factors for heat-related illnesses, and describe the associated treatments for each. This training will also explain several control measures/techniques and safe work practices that can be used to prevent heat-related stresses.

4
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM Apr 18, 2019 Hazard Materials Awareness

This course provides first responder training for HazMat workers and others who will respond to hazardous materials incidents. The intended audiences are those who will implement the emergency action plans of their facility but will not be involved in defensive and cleanup activities.

4
12:30 AM – 4:30 PM Apr 18, 2019 Hazard Communications/Global Harmonization System (GHS)

The learning objectives of this course are to: (1) present the U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Hazard Communication Standards; (2) describe the basic elements of the Hazard Communications Program; (3) discuss the nature of chemical hazards and the types of exposures they present;  (4) list the information required on each of the four types of hazardous chemical containers; (5) describe the required sections of a Safety Data Sheet; and (6) identify the basic requirements of the hazard communication training program.

4
12:30 AM – 4:30 PM April 19, 2019 Medical Waste Management

The objectives of this course are to review the regulatory background for work with biohazardous materials, review the methods for safe handling of biohazardous materials and to review potential federal, state and local law requirements for medical waste disposal.

4
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM April 19, 2019 Reduce, Reuse, Recycle 4
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM April 22, 2019 Disaster Preparedness & Response

·       Floods

·       Infectious Diseases

8
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM April 23, 2019 Lead Awareness

Provides information regarding the definition of lead, sources, impacts of lead exposure, methods to assess the presence of lead and relevant lead policies and regulations.  Parents, Day Care centers, school personnel, and community leaders are the target audiences.

8
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM April 24 – 26, 2019 CERT (Community Emergency Response Training) 24
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM April 29 – May 3, 2019 Construction 40
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM May 4  (Sat class)& May 6, 2019 OSHA 10
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM May 7 – May 8, 2019 Weatherization 16
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM May 9 – May 11, 2019 (Sat class) HazMat 24
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM May 13 – May 17, 2019 HazWoper-40 40
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM May 20 – May 23, 2019 Initial Asbestos Worker 32
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM May 24 – May 25, 2019 (Sat class) Initial Lead Worker 16

To sign up for this training or specific course work, contact the Harambee House, Inc. at 912.233.0907, or fill out the following form.

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