Industrial Safety Training

Industrial Safety Training at BC3 offers training in a variety of industrial and commercial programs. Many of these programs are designed to meet requirements of regulatory agencies such as OSHA, DOT, and EPA.

Scheduled Training

View all scheduled training or select a category below. Our quality training provides practical, hands-on experience to participants.

OSHA Training

BC3 offers safety and health training, as required by OSHA, in 29CFR 1910 for general industry and 29CFR 1926 for the construction industry. Both the 10-hour and the 30-hour programs are available.

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DEP Training

10-Hour OSHA General Industry Safety & Health Outreach
DEP Approved - 10 contact hours

10-Hour OSHA Construction Safety & Health Outreach
DEP Approved - 10 contact hours

Powered Industrial Lift Operator
DEP Approved - 10 contact hours

Trenching/Excavation Safety Competent Person
DEP Approved - 24 contact hours

Defensive Driving
Motor vehicle accidents are the most common cause of accidental death in the United States. Car accidents are the most common cause of workplace deaths, representing about one in four fatal work injuries. This course is suitable for both novice and veteran vehicle operators. Consisting of 4 hours of classroom, it will teach, reinforce, and review those issues and skills needed by anyone who operates a motor vehicle. To make employees more aware of driving hazards and review defensive driving techniques to prevent traffic accidents.
DEP Approved - 4 contact hours

Other Courses Offered

Energy Training

  • PEC Safeland

The PEC Basic Orientation safety awareness course includes both SafeGulf and SafeLand. PEC Basic was designed to take the place of multiple Operator orientations and to give each student a general idea of life and safety issues in the oil and gas industry, upstream, downstream, onshore or offshore. This one-day program meets API RP 75 & API RP T-1 requirements and provides a basic understanding at an awareness level of certain general safety information that an employee should know before entering a company facility and while performing their assigned work duties.

  • Natural Gas Laborer/Roustabout Training

This introductory course is designed to prepare individuals for an entry-level position in the natural gas industry. Participants will engage in a series of active learning exercises including team building, defensive driving, and heavy equipment operation. Participants will also be given a tour of an active natural gas drilling site. Course includes comprehensive safety training and natural gas/oil field technical skills training.

Fire Training

  • Basic Industrial Fire Brigade

Provide the training necessary for employees, who are members of an Industrial Fire Brigade, to perform safely and effectively while combating fires at industrial settings. This workforce development course will help the students develop and/or upgrade the industry skills that are necessary or required for safety in a competitive economy.

Other Courses Offered
  • Fire Prevention Training
  • Fire Extinguisher Training
  • Industrial Fire Brigade Incipient Stage
  • Compressed Gas Fire Fighting
  • Flammable Liquid Fire Fighting

Rescue Training

  • Confined Space Rescue

Confined Space Rescue program dealing with rescues from confined spaces. Subjects include definition, identification, needs, psychology and techniques including basic rigging for rope rescue. Practical application of rescue techniques and hands on practices in real confined spaces. This will increase and/or upgrade skills necessary or useful in gainful employment, for promotion or other similar opportunities in existing employment, or for learning new job skills. This workforce development course will help the students develop and/or upgrade the industry skills that are necessary or required for safety in a competitive economy.

Other Courses Offered
  • High Angle/Rope Rescue
  • Trench Rescue

Hazardous Materials & Emergency Response Training

BC3 provides training for those involved in the transportation of hazardous materials as required by the U.S. Department of Transportation. (DOT) under subpart H of 49CFR.

Courses Offered
  • Hazard Communication
  • DOT HM 181 and HM 215A training
  • 40-hour Safety Training (HAZWOPER)
  • 24-hour Basic Health and Safety
  • 8-hour Basic Health and Safety Refresher
  • 8-hour Basic Health and Safety for Supervisors
  • RCRA Training Programs 29CFR 1910-120 (p)
  • Hazardous Materials Awareness Level
  • Hazardous Materials Operations Level
  • Hazardous Materials Technician Training
  • Hazardous Materials Specialist Training
  • On Scene Incident Commander Training
  • Annual Refresher Training 29CFR 1910.120

 

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Customized & Contracted Training

Making training convenient and cost effective for our customers is very important to us. We will conduct training at your facility or on BC3 Main Campus according to your scheduling requirements.

We also offer site-specific safety training to address areas of particular interest to your organization. BC3 can present your training according to your health and safety requirements.

Examples of Customized Training

  • Hazard Communication Program
  • Safety Awareness - Attitude vs. Behavior
  • New Employee Safety Orientation
  • Lock-Out/Tag-Out Program
  • Respiratory Protection (Updated)
  • Respirator Fit Testing
  • Confined Space
  • Fire Extinguisher Training
  • Forklift Safety Program
  • Job Hazard Analysis
  • Hand Tool Safety Program
  • Power Tool Safety Program
  • Process Safety Program
  • Welding Safety Program
  • Fall Protection Program
  • Trenching, Shoring & Excavation
  • Safety Program Development
  • Spill Prevention And Control
  • Machine Guarding Safety Program
  • Electrical Safety
  • Contractor Safety For Supervisors
  • Risk Management Overview For Supervisors
 

Energy Safety Passport Program

BC3 has partnered with the Energy Innovation Center to offer this standardized onboarding and safety training program recommended to access oil and gas worksites. This program is designed and endorsed by several of the basin's largest producers and service providers.

Learn more about this training program and view upcoming training dates and times at BC3's Public Safety Training Facility.

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OSHA Classes with West Virginia University

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BC3 is now a Host Training Site for the West Virginia University Safety and Health Extension (WVUSHE), the lead organization for the National Resource Center (NRC) delivering OSHA Training Institute Education Center (OTIEC) programs to the region.

OSHA 510-Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry

This course for private sector personnel covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards, as well as construction safety and health principles. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA construction standards. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous, using OSHA standards as a guide. Upon successful course completion, the student will receive an OSHA 510 certificate. This course is for personnel who will not be conducting training sessions or who need to complete the prerequisite for OSHA Course #500. 2.6 CEU’s.

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OSHA 500-Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry

This course is designed for personnel in the private sector interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour construction safety and health outreach program to their employees and other interested groups. Special emphasis is placed on those topics that are required in the 10- and 30-hour programs as well as on those that are the most hazardous, using OSHA standards as a guide. Course participants are briefed on effective instructional approaches and the effective use of visual aids and handouts. This course allows the student to become a trainer in the Outreach Program and to conduct both a 10 and 30 hour construction safety and health course and to issue cards to participants after verifying course completion. 2.6 CEU’s

Prerequisites:
Course #510 and five years of construction safety experience. A college degree in occupational safety and health, a Certified Safety Professional (CSP), or Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), Certified Safety and Health Technician (CSHT) or Certified Safety and Health Manager (CSHM) designation, in the applicable training area may be substituted for two years of experience.

Note: If an individual has taken the OSHA 500 authorization in the past and the expiration date does not exceed 10 years then they are waived from completing the OSHA 510 and the filling out the verification of prerequisites. Please email WVUSHE@mail.wvu.edu with a copy of your trainer card to verify. If this information is not provided then no approval will be given and completion of the OSHA 510 and verification form will need to be provided. Please note that a list of OSHA 500 dates and locations are listed below but prior approval is needed by filling out the verification of prerequisites form (Blue link below). After submitting the verification of prerequisites form an email will be sent back within 5 days with an approval or rejection notification. If approved, at that time completion of the registration will be provided.

Dates for the OSHA 500 are October 2-5, 2917 and December 4-7, 2017  but prior approval is needed by filling out the verification of prerequisites form (Orange link below). After submitting the verification of prerequisites form an email will be sent back within 5 days with an approval or rejection notification. If approved, at that time completion of the registration will be provided.

NOTE: Students in Course #500 who wish to participate as authorized trainers in the Outreach Program must successfully pass both a written and performance based exam at the end of the course.

Outreach trainers are required to attend Course #502 at least once every four years to maintain their trainer status.

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 BC3 to host OSHA construction standards, trainer courses News Release
August 3, 2017