ATLANTA, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Tech OSHA Training Institute
Education Center will present the OTI 311 Fall Arrest Systems course at
Florida Atlantic University in Ft. Lauderdale, FL on January 20-23, 2004 from
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. with a registration fee of $625. Participants who have
completed the OTI 510 or have equivalent construction training or experience
will be issued OSHA training cards upon course completion and passing an exam.
To register online visit: www.pe.gatech.edu and select "OSHA Training" from
the drop down menu or call: (404) 385-3500 and register by phone.
More About the Training
Course studies include the principles of fall protection, components of
fall arrest systems, limitation of fall arrest equipment, and OSHA policies
regarding fall protection. Additional featured learning activities include a
one-day field exercise demonstrating fall protection equipment, sample Fall
Protection plans, fall hazard analysis, fall accidents and fatalities,
litigation decisions and a pre and post test.
Additional Ft. Lauderdale Offerings
- OTI 309A Electrical Standards, February 9-13, 2004
- OTI 511 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry,
March 8-12, 2004
- OTI 503 Update for General Industry Outreach Trainers, March 23-25,
- OTI 502 Update for Construction Industry Outreach Trainers, April 20-
- OTI 500 Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for
the Construction Industry, May 10-14, 2004
About Georgia Tech's OSHA Safety and Health Program
The Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP) recognizes
small companies in high hazard industries that have demonstrated exemplary
achievements in workplace safety and health. Employers that have developed
implemented, and work to continuously improve the effectiveness of their
workplace safety and health management program may be eligible for this
important program. Participants in the program will be removed from the OSHA
inspection list for one year. Contact Gayle Fratto at (404) 894-3589
or firstname.lastname@example.org .
The OSHA 21D Consultation Program provides a free, confidential, on-site
consultation service for small companies (fewer than 500 employees) in
Georgia. For more information visit: www.oshainfo.gatech.edu .
The OSHA Training Institute Education Center offers safety and health
courses taught throughout Region IV. Visit: www.pe.gatech.edu and select "OSHA
Training" from the drop down menu for course details.
Georgia Tech Offers Two Certificate Programs in Occupational Safety and
Health These certificate programs recognize individuals who have gained
specialized knowledge in the field of Occupation Safety and Health. The free
outreach seminars can fulfill some of the elective requirements for the
certificate programs. Detailed information is available at: www.pe.gatech.edu
and select "certificates" from the banner.
SOURCE Georgia Tech Professional Education