Course Information


#5600 Disaster Site Worker Train-the-Trainer Course

This course prepares experienced Outreach Training Program trainers to present OSHA #7600 Disaster Site Worker Course, intended for second responders (those arriving hours or days after the event).

Course topics include the National Response Framework, the IncidentCommand System, disaster work zone safety, respiratory protection, communication issues, applying elements of successful adult training programs, and knowledge, skills, and attitudes to awareness training about safety andhealth standards at natural and human-made disaster sites.

Students are provided the opportunity to practice knowledge and skills through discussion, planned exercises, demonstrations, and presentations. Lesson plans and training materials for the OSHA #7600 Disaster Site Worker Course are provided. Students who wish to participate as authorized Disaster Site Worker trainers must prepare a presentation on an assigned disaster site worker topic individually or as part of a group.

Successful completion of this course authorized students to become trainers in the Disaster Site Worker Outreach Training Program, to conduct the OSHA #7600 Disaster Site Worker Course, and to issue cards to participants afterverifying course completion.

*Note: Location subject to change.

Course Resources
Prerequisite for OSHA 5600, 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.