Environmental Health & Safety Institute (EHSI)

hand holds Danger tag Lock OutOSHA 10 Hour Classes

EHSI is excited to announce a series of 2-day safety training workshops open to all faculty and staff members of the NC Community College System.  The classes will be held at various community colleges throughout the state between September 2018 and February 2019.  Trainees will participate in the OSHA 10 hour hazard recognition course during the first day and a half followed by an advanced Lockout/Tagout training course on the afternoon of day 2.  Lunch will be provided both days.  There is no cost to attend.


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Agenda highlights include:

  • Intro to OSHA
  • Walking/Working Surfaces
  • Exit Routes, Emergency Action Plans, Fire Prevention Plans and Fire Protection
  • Electrical Safety
  • PPE
  • Hazard Communication
  • Machine Guarding
  • Fall Protection
  • Lockout/Tagout

Classes are now forming so reserve your spot now!

 Seats may be reserved online with this form.

Training Dates/Locationsdanger high voltage

  • September 27-28, 2018 – Sandhills CC, Ball Ctr, Room 102
  • October 18-19, 2018 – Cape Fear CC, L Building, Room L107
  • November 1-2, 2018 – Catawba Valley CC, CAD (Cuyler A. Dunbar Building), Room 205
  • November 26-27, 2018 – Wake Technical CC (North),RTP Campus, RT1 Building, Room 162
  • November 28-29, 2018 – Wake Technical CC (South),Perry Health Sciences Campus; Bldg HS2, Room 304
  • January 16-17, 2019 – Rowan-Cabarrus CC, NC Research Campus (NCRC), Room 115
  • February 12-13, 2019 – Blue Ridge CC, Blue Ridge Conference Hall

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Anne Smith at (828) 694-1767 or email her at ehsi@blueridge.edu.


EHSI: Environmental Health & Safety Institute logoThe mission of the Environmental Health and Safety Institute is to assist the NC community colleges in their pursuit of safe and healthy workplaces. EHSI currently provides safety training, inspections and air quality testing.


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Anne Smith
(828) 694-1767