This course is designed for construction workers, foremen, job supervisors and anyone involved in the construction industry. OSHA recommends the 10-hour construction outreach training program as an orientation to occupational safety and health for workers covered by OSHA 29 CFR 1926. Workers must receive additional training, when required by OSHA standards, on the specific hazards of the job. Training topics include Introduction to OSHA; General Safety & Health Provisions; Electrical; Fall Protection; Personal Protective & Lifesaving Equipment;
Materials Handling, Storage, Use & Disposal; Hand & Power Tools; Scaffolds,
Cranes, Derricks, Hoists, Elevators & Conveyors; Excavations; Stairways & Ladders. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply. Transcript available.
As an introduction to the practice of permaculture, students will have the opportunity to practice multiple design exercises, explore how permaculture principles and strategies could be adopted to their own garden, farm, or building construction, etc. Students will learn how ecosystems work.
Permaculture is an ecologically inspired landscape system that bonds food, energy, shelter and water. Permaculture values provide the student with the basic knowledge to make educated decisions on designs of any size.
This course is ideal for anyone who would like to learn more about how they can be more sustainable, particularly individuals who have access to a space to grow their own food. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply. Transcript available.
Course Fee: $125
Material Fee: $325
Mon. - Thur.
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Joppa Hall, Rm. 021
Preparation for Refrigerant Recovery Certification
Learn about the regulations, procedures and equipment that apply to refrigerant recovery, reclaiming and recycling in accordance with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) certification standards. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply. Transcript available.
Ultraviolet disinfection (UV) techniques and applications are used for both potable water and wastewater systems. Operations personnel will discuss the advantages of ultraviolet disinfection systems compared to typical chemical disinfection systems like chlorine or ozone. Course topics will include how UV is used for controlling giardia and cryptosporidium in potable waters; defining UV; how it differs from oxidizer-based disinfection systems including the disadvantages; and why UV is a low cost choice for installation,operation and maintenance.
Material Fee: $114
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Joppa Hall, Rm. 021
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Harford Community College
401 Thomas Run Road
Bel Air, MD 21015