This course covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards for the maritime industry. Using the OSHA MAritime Standards as a guide, special emphasis is placed on those areas in the maritime industry which are most hazardous. Upon course completion students will define maritime terms found in the OSHA Maritime Standards, identify hazards in the maritime industry and determine appropriate controls and abatement, locate OSHA Maritime Standards, policies and procedures, and describe the use of the OSHA Maritime Standards and regulations to supplement an ongoing safety and health program.

Prerequisite requirement for OSHA 5400: Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for the Maritime Industry.

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