OCED 130: Industrial Safety

Class Program
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Meets Degree Requirements For
Restricted Elective
Course covers 'Hazardous Material Awareness' and safety procedures in industrial facilities such as mills, smelters, power plants and packing facilities. First aid, CPR, forklift, OSHA-10, Hazmat and flagger certifications will be awarded to successful students. Proper fire extinguishing techniques, MSDS, Lock-out Tag-out procedures, chemical safety, PPE and accident reporting are embedded.
Grading Basis

Course Learning Outcomes

Core Topics


  1. Intention of the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA).
  2. Hazard Communication
  3. Fall Protection
  4. Electrical Safety
    1. Lockout-Tagout
    2. Arc Flash
    3. Electrocution
  5. First Aid
  6. CPR (Adult)
  7. Flagger
  8. Forklift
  9. OSHA –hazardous materials
  10. Respiratory Protection
  11. House Keeping
  12. Personal Protective equipment (PPE)
  13. Extreme Temperatures and Fire Protection
  14. Machine safety
    1. Mobile
    2. Stationary
  15. Construction dangers
    1. Scaffolds/ Ladders
    2. Falling objects
    3. Excavation
    4. Guardrails and barricades