4- hour CE Class - Infectious Disease Hazards in Construction
Course #: 750-021-C53
Date: Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Continental breakfast included)
Location: One Way Safety – 418 Shawmut Avenue, LaGrange, IL
Instructor: John Dimos, Construction Safety Council
Description: Infectious Diseases in Construction is a FREE half-day course designed to raise employee awareness of infectious disease hazards lurking on construction jobsites; oftentimes posing an invisible threat to plumbers. This program addresses hidden dangers to a worker’s health and livelihood. There will be discussion of OSHA requirements, as well as best practices and control plans to identify hazards and limit exposure to this serious risk.
Upon successful completion of the course, attendees will be able to:
- Identify common viral/bacterial/fungal diseases and their methods of transmission
- Evaluate a work environment’s potential for harboring an infectious disease
- Employ protective equipment and practices to prevent infection
- Understand OSHA requirements for medical surveillance
Please note that this class is limited to 40 attendees
The deadline to register for this class is Friday, January 24, 2023. Plumbers MUST bring their licnese to class. Please plan on arriving 15 minutes before class starts to ensure you are checked in on time. Questions? Contact the PCA at 312.563.9526.