OSHA #5400 - Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Maritime Industry

This course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour Maritime safety and health Outreach Training Program to their employees and other interested groups. Special emphasis is placed on those topics required in the 10- and 30-hour Outreach Training Program as well as the most hazardous in the maritime industry using OSHA Maritime Standards as a guide. Students are briefed on effective instructional approaches and use of visual aids and handouts. This course allows the student to become a trainer in the Outreach Training Program, to conduct 10- and 30-hour maritime classes in shipyard employment, marine terminals, and longshoring, and to issue cards to participants after verifying course completion. Students in OSHA #5400 Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for the Maritime Industry who wish to participate as authorized Outreach Trainer Program trainers in the OSHA Outreach Training Program must successfully prepare a presentation on an assigned OSHA maritime industry Outreach Training Program topic individually or as part of a group and successfully pass a written exam at the end of the course. 2.6 CEU.

Prerequisites must be verfied in order to register!

Prerequisites for OSHA #5400: 

  • Successful completion of OSHA #5410 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Maritime Industry within the past 7 years.
  • Have five years of occupational safety and health experience in the maritime industry, or three years of the same experience and one of the following:
    • College degree in Occupational Safety and Health.
    • Certified Safety Professional (CSP).
    • Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH).
    • Certified Marine Chemist (CMC).

Please note: Withdrawing from a course due to the participant's failure to meet course prerequisites will result in the participant being assessed a processing fee. Please check the course prerequisites carefully!

Prerequisites must be completed BEFORE registering for OSHA #5400. NO EXCEPTIONS.

Once that form is received, individuals will receive a link to sign up for the class of their choice.

Initial Trainer Course Prerequisite Form

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