The SCORM Store News Letter – August 2015


New Courses added to the SCORM Store

Work Place Violence  

The Workplace Violence eLearning course has been designed to educate both employees and employers on violence in theWorkplace_Violence_course workplace and how to prevent it.

The information in this course will cover the different ways workplace violence can present itself,  how to prevent violence from occurring,  how personnel can protect themselves,  what to do after an incident has occurred,  and the guidelines as well as the benefits of implementing a Workplace Violence Prevention Program.

This course meets standards as outlined in Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) Act’s General Duty Clause.

 

Globally Harmonized System for Hazard Communication (GHS)

This course will provide users with information on the updated OSHA Hazardous Communication Standard (HCS) GHS_Coursethat specifies what information should be included on labels of hazardous chemicals as well as on the Safety Data Sheets.

This updated standard aligns with the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals.

These internationally accepted standards will make workers smarter and safer by helping them better understand the warnings of potential hazards, what to do if exposed and how to protect themselves.

We recommend that the Hazard Communication course be utilized in conjunction with the GHS course while companies and employees will be seeing the old and new labels.

 

 

 

Course Updates added to the SCORM Store

Confined Space Worker and Attendant Training

This course now includes the New OSHA standards 1926.1200 – 1926.1213 Subpart AA.  Although this new information is requiredconfined_EA_Course for the construction industry it is very useful to all personnel that must work in confined spaces.  We included this information because of the best practices discussed.  The clarity of the new procedures can save lives in any industry.  Listed below is the course description.

The Confined Space – Entrant / Attendant eLearning course has been designed for individuals that participate in confined space permit required or alternate entry procedures including entrance supervisors, attendant, and entrants.

Participants will receive information on confined spaces, hazardous atmosphere, necessary safety equipment, and permits.

Additionally, information on hazards and hazard control methods that will permit safe work in enclosed areas or confined spaces is included.  Those designated as rescue personnel must be trained in proper rescue techniques as well as CPR and First Aid.

This course meets standards as outlined in Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) 29 CFR 1910.146 and American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Z117.1.

Also includes the New OSHA standards 1926.1200 – 1926.1213 Subpart AA


Bridge Crane and Rigging Safety Training

This course has been expanded to cover more information on wire rope, slings, and rigging equipment for overhead cranes, and bridge_crane_Coursehoists.

Successful completion of this course along with company required training (hands-on examination), will help to ensure that workers are able to safely operate overhead bridge cranes .

This course meets standards as outlined in Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) 29 CFR 1910.179, 29 CFR 1910.184, 29 CFR 1926.554, and 29 CFR 1926.251.