Construction Awareness 30-hour Course

For supervisors only

TDOT Construction Awareness Training for Supervisors is a 30-hour course which covers a variety of material to train and instruct supervisory employees in safety program management and responsibilities.  The course is designed to inform attendees of the OSHA standards that apply to their work and that of their employees, the associate risks, risk mitigation, and leadership.  The training emphasizes hazard identification, avoidance, control, and prevention.  Upon completion of the course, attendees will receive their OSHA 30-hour designation in Construction. 

The topics covered include:

  • Introduction to OSHA
  • Managing Safety and health
  • Fall Protection
  • Electrical Safety
  • Struck By
  • Caught in Between
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Health Hazards in Construction
  • Stairs and Ladders
  • Concrete and Masonry Construction
  • Ergonomics
  • Excavations
  • Fire Protection and Prevention
  • Materials Handling, Storage, Use, and Disposal
  • Safety and Health Programs
  • Tools - Hand and Power
  • Welding and Cutting
  • Foundations for Safety Leadership