A 40-Hour Course Including OSHA-30 for Construction
What is EM 385-1-1 and how does it differ from OSHA regulations?
Engineering Manual (EM) 385-1-1 is a comprehensive set of safety and health standards required for all United States Army Corp of Engineers (USACE) activities and operation. Although OSHA and USACE EM 385-1-1 requirements are similar, there are key areas where EM 385-1-1 safety requirements are more stringent, detailed, and require a substantial amount of time to implement.
Who should receive EM 385-1-1 training?
EM 385-1-1 applies to the Department of the Army, Navy, and Air Force and their contractors. Contractors working at military installations, NAVFAC, Air Force, USCG, CIA, DOE and USACE projects must comply with the requirements of EM 385-1-1 and other agencies are incorporating this standard.
- Construction Managers
- Site Safety and Health Officers (SSHOs)
- Military Engineers
- Quality Control Officers
- Project Managers
- Safety Managers
- Government Enforcement Employees
What is included in the EM 385-1-1 training course offered by AMA Training?
This training course provides detailed instruction on how contractors can comply with EM 385-1-1 standards. The course covers the safety procedures and requirements set forth by EM 385-1-1 and incorporates the OSHA Construction Safety Standards. Learn what the USACE requires of contractors:
- Prepare Activity Hazard Analyses (AHAs)
- Prepare site-specific Accident Prevention Plans (APPs)
- Site Safety & Health Officer (SSHO) qualifications and responsibilities
- Personnel training requirements
- Jobsite inspections and incident reporting
- Identify the significant differences between the requirements of Federal OSHA and the Corp’s requirements for a comprehensive safety and health program.
This interactive course combines classroom instruction, demonstrations, hands-on exercises, desk-top scenarios, and tests to enhance student learning objectives. Topics include, but are not limited to:
- Program Management
- Medical and First Aid
- Temporary Facilities
- Hazardous or Toxic Agents and Environments
- Accident Prevention Signs, Tags, etc.
- Fire Prevention and Protection
- Welding and Cutting
- Control of Hazardous Energy
- Cranes and Hoisting Equipment
- Motor Vehicles, Machinery, etc.
- Pressurized Equipment
- Fall Protection
- Hand and Power Tools
- Work Platforms and Scaffolding
- Stairways and Ladders
- Excavations and Trenching
- Concrete, Masonry, and Steel Erection
- Diving Operations
- Tree Maintenance and Removal
- Confined Space Entry
How much does it cost and how do I register?
The $795 course fee includes EM 385-1-1 and OSHA 30-Hour for Construction training.
- Upcoming course dates:
- October 1-5, 2012
- December 3-7, 2012
- Aerosol Monitoring & Analysis
1331-A Ashton Road
Hanover, MD 21076
Students will receive the EM 385-1-1 Manual, OSHA 29 CFR 1926 Standards Manual, a student manual including all PowerPoint slides, forms, exercises, and many other safety and health reference materials. Students will receive a certificate of completion and an OSHA 30-Hour course completion card from the OSHA Training Institute.
Register online or call 800-221-1745 to register or inquire about this course.