Who Should Take This Course?
Our Silica Awareness training online course was designed for employees who may be exposed to silica hazards in the workplace. Some of the training topics include:
- Silica related key terms and definitions;
- OSHA Standard and requirements;
- Silica exposure hazards;
- Limiting exposure and control methods;
- Hazard communication; and more.
Silica exposure can occur while performing construction activities and while using common construction equipment. Respirable crystalline silica exposure can cause serious adverse health effects, such as lung cancer, silicosis, and respiratory disease.
For more information on OSHA Safety training requirements or the Safety training courses we offer, visit our OSHA Safety Training page.