Course Outcomes: Crew Leads and Workers will have a clear basic understanding of the hazards posed by respirable silica. Formal and informal leaders will practice techniques to improve skills as a coach and a mentor. Knowing the different requirements of both roles is critical for leadership in reducing exposure to possible silicosis. Development of good communication and team-building skills directlyinfluence awareness of chronic workplace hazards of respirable silica.
Supervisors signing agreements with Rocky Mountain Education Center to teach the course will receive all training materials and staff support to track participants with sign in sheets and participant forms. Anyone employed in the construction industry may attend the course.
*NOTE Those electing to become trainers will be asked to enroll at least 10 participants during the grant year (9/30/2019) employed by construction companies of less then 250 employees.