Virtual Trainings April-2021
Training Schedule
This class is approximately 75 minutes. Completion certifications available upon request.
Bloodborne Pathogens
In this course, participants will gain understanding of exposure to bloodborne pathogens in the workplace and how to protect themselves from exposure based on OSHA’s Bloodborne Pathogens Standard.  
 
Topics will include: 
  • Types of Bloodborne Pathogens 
  • Applicable Regulatory Requirements 
  • Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens 
  • Exposure Control Methods 
  • OSHA Program Requirements   
Work Zone Safety
This training is a refresher training meant to re-educate participants about the risks associated with working in or near a work zone and the safety measures needed to protect against those hazards in accordance with MUTCD standards. Participants will review how to plan temporary traffic control adequate for road types and conditions, which traffic control devices to use, and necessary PPE to keep them visible to motorists and other workers while on the jobsite. This is not a flagger certification course.


Topics will include:
  • Common Work Zone Hazards​
  • Keys to Improving Work Zone Safety​
  • Temporary Traffic Control Components​
  • Traffic Control Devices​
  • Safety Apparel​

This class is approximately 75 minutes. Completion certifications available upon request.
Topics will include:
  • Excavation and Trenching Hazards​
  • Soil Classification​
  • Protection of Employees​
  • Protective Systems Design​
  • Competent Person​ Responsibilities
  • Inspection of Excavations​
  • Site Evaluation Planning
Trench Collapse
This course offers a refresher training on the hazards of working in or near open excavations and trenches. Participants will review the hazards associated with earth excavation and how to protect against collapses and cave in in accordance with OSHA Compliance Standards. The course will also address employee responsibilities, competent person responsibilities, hazard recognition and protection on the job site, soil types and how to classify them, and safety systems necessary to protect workers.

This class is approximately 75 minutes. Completion certifications available upon request.
Confined Space
In this course, participants will gain understanding of types of confined spaces in the workplace, how to safely enter confined spaces, and how to implement an OSHA-compliant Confined Space Program.

This class is approximately 75 minutes. Completion certifications available upon request.
Topics will include: 
  • Applicable Regulatory Standards 
  • Types of Confined Spaces 
  • Confined Space Hazards 
  • Confined Space Entry 
  • OSHA Program Requirements 
Risk Management & Training Department
Jen Swahlstedt
Director Training & Risk Management
jennifers@irmarisk.org
708-236-6365

Frankie Giannetti
Loss Control Manager
frankieg@irmarisk.org
708-236-6347
Jenny Porrevecchio
Senior Loss Control Consultant
jennyp@irmarisk.org
708-236-6322

Lisa Leban
Risk Management and Training Coordinator
lisal@irmarisk.org
708-236-6343