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9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

   Office Hours: MON - FRI 8:00AM - 5:00PM
   Phone: 813-248-3009
  Fax: 813-247-3671
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 Advanced Driver Improvement

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$110.00

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Jun 10 Fri
 
08:30 AM to 03:30 PM
Jun 11 Sat
 
08:30 AM to 03:30 PM
English 2 Days Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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Jul 15 Fri
 
08:30 AM to 03:30 PM
Jul 16 Sat
 
08:30 AM to 03:30 PM
English 2 Days Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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 Basic Driver Improvement 4hr

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$35.00

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May 26 Thu
 
06:00 PM to 10:00 PM
English 1 Day Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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Jun 04 Sat
 
08:00 AM to 12:00 PM
English 1 Day Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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 Drug, Alcohol and Traffic Law Class for First Time Driver

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$35.00

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Jun 04 Sat
 
01:00 PM to 05:00 PM
English 1 Day Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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Jul 09 Sat
 
01:00 PM to 05:00 PM
English 1 Day Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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Occupational Safety Institute

 Scheduled Safety Classes - Tampa

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 Basic First Aid

Red Cross

Properly applied first aid can save lives, reduce recovery time and quite possibly mean the difference between temporary disability and lifelong disability for the victim. This course teaches participants to recognize the signs and symptoms of injuries and sudden illness. Crucial information on how to deal with emergencies like bleeding, shock, burns, strains, fractures, allergic reaction, diabetic and seizures is shared. Additional topics include: Bites & Stings; Dental Injuries; and Spinal Injuries. Ideal for first time training or recertification. This course fulfills OSHA requirements for training first aid responders.

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Jun 23 Thu
 
01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
English 1 Day Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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 Basic First Aid, CPR and AED

Red Cross

Course Topics Include:

  • What to look for before administering CPR.
  • How to properly administer CPR.
  • How to use an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED).
  • How to provide first aid to an injured person.

First Aid Course Knowledge Objectives - Severe Bleeding • Shock • Burns • Strains • Strokes • Severe Allergic Reaction • Poisoning • Asthma • Heat/Cold Related Injuries • Head, Neck or Back Injury • Severe Chest Pressure, and more.

CPR/AED Course Knowledge Objectives- Sudden Cardiac Arrest • Learn how to perform effective rescue breaths using a CPR mask or shield • Treatment for choking • Learn how to protect the airway of an unresponsive, breathing person • Describe the steps of attaching and correctly operating an AED, and more.

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Jun 23 Thu
 
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
English 1 Day Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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 Coaching The Lift Truck Operator

Forklift

This information-packed seminar will prepare participants to teach Coaching Systems’ Coaching the Lift Truck Operator II™ program — which, since its introduction, has been used to train over half a million lift truck operators nationwide.  The program offers instructors the tools necessary to meet OSHA's new requirements for formal instruction, practical training and evaluation.  Throughout the seminar, attendees will not only complete the course themselves…they will also learn proven educational methods and valuable tips for running a successful training program. 

Each participant will receive a COURSE COMPLETION CERTIFICATE and a complete Coaching the Lift Truck Operator™ Instructor’s KIT, which includes:

  • A comprehensive operator video** which addresses pre-start safety considerations, lift truck design considerations and safety procedures for picking up, moving and setting down a load.
  • A PEDESTRIAN VIDEO** to be shown to non-operators working around lift trucks
  • Eight OVERHEAD TRANSPARENCIES depicting actual lift truck “accident” situations to generate group discussion of preventability issues
  • A fully scripted INSTRUCTOR’S GUIDE that offers a step-by-step presentation with wide margins for notes and customization.  It also includes administrative guidelines, testing options, a Class Registration Form, an Inspection Checklist, an Evaluation/Performance Checklist (also used to determine which operators need refresher or remedial training), a Certification of Training and/or Evaluation Form, OSHA background information, and guidelines and exercises for setting up a hands-on training session.

** FORMAT:  Available in VHS or DVD FormatPlease indicate choice when registering.

OPERATOR RESPONSE BOOKS (One included in class; quantities available separately) Actively involves participants throughout the training with various situations & exercises and reviews a series of “OSHA Reminder Points.” Course Completion Certificates and Wallet Cards included.

Additional attendees from same company $99/each (Includes Leader’s guide and 1 Operator Response book.)

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Jun 22 Wed
 
09:00 AM to 03:30 PM
English 1 Day Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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 Maintenance Of Traffic - Intermediate

Road Closed

Intermediate: This course is required for those who set up, maintain, inspect, or design work zones or traffic control devices. Upon successful completion of this 16-hour course students will receive a laminated wallet card and a certificate of completion. This certification is valid for four years upon which time a refresher course will be required to remain in compliance with FDOT standards. Additionally, IMOT certified personnel may conduct BASIC MOT training.

(16 Hour)
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Jun 16 Thu
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jun 17 Fri
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
English 2 Days Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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Jul 14 Thu
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jul 15 Fri
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
English 2 Days Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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 Maintenance Of Traffic - Intermediate Refresher

This 1-day refresher course is a DOT requirement every four years to renew certification. Take this class before your certification expires to avoid taking the 16 Hr Intermediate MOT class. It is a FDOT requirement that participants provide a copy of their current IMOT certificate. (1 Day)

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Jun 24 Fri
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
English 1 Day Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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 OSHA - 30 Hr Construction Industry

The 30-Hour outreach course, covers specific OSHA standards and requirements as they apply to the construction industry and teaches safety awareness which helps in recognizing and reducing the risks of job site hazards. This training is intended for workers with some safety responsibility and covers safety and health hazards workers may face on construction work sites. Our course puts emphasis on hazard identification, avoidance, control and prevention.

This course is offered in partnership with the OSHA Training Institute and The University of South Florida.

(30 Hour)
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Jul 11 Mon
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jul 12 Tue
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jul 13 Wed
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jul 14 Thu
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
English 4 Days Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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 OSHA 500 - Trainer Course - Construction Industry

This course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour construction safety and health Outreach Training Program to their employees and other interested groups. Using OSHA Construction Standards as a guide, special emphasis is placed on those topics required in the 10- and 30-hour programs as well as those which are most hazardous. 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 OSHA Outreach Training Program, to conduct both 10- and 30-hour Construction Outreach classes, and to issue cards to participants after verifying course completion. Students who wish to participate as authorized Outreach trainers in the OSHA Outreach Training Program must prepare a presentation on an assigned OSHA Construction Outreach Training Program topic individually or as part of a group and successfully pass a written exam at the end of the course. Minimum student contact hours: 26

Prerequisite: Students must successfully complete the OSHA #510 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Construction and have five (5) years of safety and health work experience in the construction industry. A degree in occupational safety and health, a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) designation may be substituted for two (2) years of work related experience. Students should obtain guidance on whether they meet this requirement from the OSHA Training Institute Education Center where they intend to receive the training. Authorized OSHA Outreach Training Program trainers are required to attend OSHA #502 Update for Construction Industry Outreach Trainers at least once every four (4) years to maintain their trainer status.

(4 Day / 32 Hour)
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Jun 13 Mon
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jun 14 Tue
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jun 15 Wed
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jun 16 Thu
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
English 4 Days Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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 OSHA 503 - Update for General Industry Outreach Trainer

This course is designed for Outreach Training Program trainers who have completed course #501 Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry and who are authorized trainers in the OSHA Outreach Training Program. The course provides an update on OSHA General Industry Standards, policies, and regulations. Upon course completion students will have the ability to demonstrate continued professional development in their field by applying effective adult learning principles and interactive training techniques to clearly identify, define, and explain general industry hazards and acceptable corrective measures as they continue to teach the 10- and 30-hour General Industry Outreach Training Program classes. Minimum student contact hours: 18

Prerequisites: OSHA #501 Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for General Industry. Authorized Outreach Training Program trainers are required to attend this course once every four (4) years to maintain their trainer status. Prior to registration, students must provide a copy of their current Outreach trainer card or an official transcript showing successful completion of the OSHA #501 Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for General Industry from their respective OSHA Training Institute Education Center, for verification of trainer status.

(24 Hour)
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Jul 18 Mon
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jul 19 Tue
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jul 20 Wed
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
English 3 Days Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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 OSHA 510 - Construction Industry

This course covers OSHA Standards, policies, and procedures in the construction industry. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA Construction Standards, construction safety and health principles, and special emphasis on those areas in construction which are most hazardous. Upon course completion students will have the ability to define construction terms found in the OSHA Construction Standards, identify hazards which occur in the construction industry, locate and determine appropriate OSHA Construction Standards, policies, and procedures, and describe the use of the OSHA Construction Standards and regulations to supplement an ongoing safety and health program. Minimum student contact hours: 26

Prerequisites: None

(32 Hour)
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Jun 07 Tue
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jun 08 Wed
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jun 09 Thu
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jun 10 Fri
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
English 4 Days Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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 OSHA 511 - General Industry

This course covers OSHA Standards, policies, and procedures in general industry. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA General Industry Standards, general industry principles and special emphasis on those areas in general industry which are most hazardous. Upon course completion students will have the ability to define general industry terms found in the OSHA General Industry Standards, identify hazards which occur in general industry, locate and determine appropriate OSHA General Industry Standards, policies, and procedures, and describe the use of OSHA General Industry Standards and regulations to supplement an ongoing safety and health program. Minimum student contact hours: 26

Prerequisites: None

(32 Hour)
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Jul 05 Tue
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jul 06 Wed
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jul 07 Thu
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Jul 08 Fri
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
English 4 Days Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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 Powered Industrial Truck-Forklift-Lift Truck

Forklift

OSHA Regulation 1910.178 states that only trained and authorized employees shall be permitted to operate a powered industrial truck (forklift). The United Safety Council offers a certified program that is ideal for new operators as well as experienced ones. The 4-hr program is a basic safety awareness course, which we offer in our facilities, and may be taught on-site. The 8-hr program is taught on-site where familiar surroundings, traffic conditions, and material handling requirements combined with specialized instruction provide your employees with the most effective training possible. Each employee’s skills must evaluate initially and every three years.

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May 26 Thu
 
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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English 1 Day Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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Jul 21 Thu
 
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
English 1 Day Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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 Renovation, Repair and Painting

PainterThe Lead-base Paint Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule (RRP) is a federal regulatory program affecting anyone who disturbs painted surfaces where lead may be present. Work done on homes, schools or day care facilities built before 1978, MUST be done by firms Certified by the EPA and who have at least one RRP Certified Renovator as an employee. To comply with the regulatory requirements of this rule you must:

  • Submit an application to the EPA to certify your business/firm which has to be renewed every 5 years.
  • At least one company employee must attend an 8-hour Renovator’s Certification Course and attend a Refresher Course every 5 years.
  • Certified Renovator Course students must demonstrate “hands on” capability and pass a written exam.
  • Provide owners, tenants and child-care facilities with a copy of EPA’s lead hazard information pamphlet, “Renovate Right: Important Lead Hazard Information for Families, Child Care Providers and Schools.”
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Jul 20 Wed
 
08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
English 1 Day Tampa
9389 North Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612

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Tampa Area Division

Ed Chase, Occupational Safety Institute Manager
Greater Tampa Area
Phone: 813-248-3009
Email: echase@floridasafety.org

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