Materials Handling Safety Course
Materials Handling Safety Course:
The hazards of moving heavy materials require a variety of protective measures for employees on general industry and construction sites. This course will cover the requirements for safe rigging and slings for proper lifting as well as safety requirements pertaining to the use of cranes, derricks, hoists, elevators, conveyors and powered industrial trucks. The required amount of time to complete the course is dependent upon your knowledge of workplace safety, but we find that the average completion time is approximately 8 hours. You have up to six months to complete the course.
The student will take a comprehensive online exam at the end of the course. You must score 80% to receive certification. You have three opportunities to pass the exam.
A refresher course and exam will be required every three (3) years. The cost of this recertification is $95.