Course Information


#5400 Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Maritime Industry

This course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10- and 30- hour Maritime safety and health Outreach Training Program to their employees and other interested groups. Special emphasis is placed on those topics required in the 10- and 30-hour Outreach Training Program as well as the most hazardous in the maritime industry using OSHA Maritime Standards as a guide.

Students are briefed on effective instructional approaches and use of visual aids and handouts. This course allows the student to become a trainer in the Outreach Training Program, to conduct 10- and 30-hour maritime classes in shipyard employment, marine terminals, and longshoring, and to issue cards to participants after verifying course completion.

Students in OSHA #5400 Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for the Maritime Industry who wish to participate as authorized Outreach Trainer Program trainersin the OSHA Outreach Training Program must successfully prepare apresentation on an assigned OSHA maritime industry Outreach Training Program topic individually or as part of a group and successfully pass a written exam at the end of the course.

Prior to registration, students must provide a copy of their current Outreach Training Program trainer card or an official transcript showing successful completion of the OSHA #5410 Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Maritime Industry from their respective OSHA Training Institute Education Center, for verification of trainer status.

*Note: Location subject to change.

Course Resources
Prerequisite for OSHA 5400, click here to view.

In order to register for this class, prerequisite approval and coupon code are required.

To register after registration closes or for information on the status of your prerequisite, please contact USF OTIEC atUsfotiec-cards@usf.edu. Registration closes the Fridayprior to the class start date.