Title of Program:
Kansas 3 Hr Safety Training for Plumbers
At Your Pace Online
Mailing Address (Street, City, and State):
531 NE F Street
Date of Seminar:
Approval Date -
Start and Finish Time of Seminar:
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[ ] Mechanical General Education
[X] Plumbing General Education
[ ] Electrical General Education
[ ] Mechanical CODE
[ ] Plumbing CODE
[ ] Electrical CODE
Our online system can handle any number of students at anytime of day or night.
Course Outline / Agenda:
1) Introductory Video (5 min)
2) Overview of workplace safety (17 min) OSHA
-Who is responsible for a safe work environment?
-State Plan States
-Worker safety for plumbers (general rules)
-Cuts and wounds
-Safety Concerns for the Consumer
3) Hazardous Substances & Environmental Risk (40 min)
-Lead in drinking water
-The Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act
-Asbestos & Asbestos-cement pipe
-Adhesives and solvents
-Dangers associated with metal piping
4) Workplace Hazards (23 min)
-Flammable or combustible material
-Other sewer gases
-Droppings (rodent, etc.)
5) Physical Strains (40 min)
-Working in awkward positions
-Heavy or awkward lifting
-Proper lifting techniques
-How to avoid injury from lifting
-Working in confined spaces
-Excavations and trenches
-Working in cold weather
-Cold weather risks and first aid; Preventing cold stress
-Working in warm conditions
-Excessive noise & vibration
6) Physical Hazards (45 min)
-Electric shocks from power tools
-Ground-Fault Circuit Interrupters
-Electric shocks while working on electrical systems
-Electric shocks from ground faults that affect the work area
-Overheating from inadequate insulation
-Burns from hot equipment or steam
-Protecting Customers from Scalding
-Eye injury from flying particles
-Injury from hand tools or worksite hazards (ladders)
-Slips, trips and falls from working in a wet environment
-Extended workdays and working alone
7) Review of class material (10 min)
Location of Seminar (Name and Address):
Instructor's Name and Credentials/Resume:
Credentials: Heimos Plumbing; George Heimos Owner 06/1990-1993
Worked as a laborer during the summers. Digging, shop duties, stock purchase, and inventory management.
Heimos Plumbing: George Heimos, Owner 06/1996-05/1998
Apprentice plumber through the state of OR Apprenticeship program. Worked under a journeyman plumber in residential, and commercial plumbing.
A-1 Speedy Plumbing
Apprentice Plumber, through the State of OR Apprenticeship Program, was in the commercial industrial division.
Bob Brandes Plumbing 01/1999-03/2001
Apprentice Plumber through the State of OR Apprenticeship Program. Completed Apprenticeship while plumbing multi-million dollar custom homes.
Scotts Plumbing; Scott Ogden Owner 4/2001-01/2006
Journeyman Plumber, acting as foreman; performing all aspects of plumbing, new construction, light commercial, remodels, and service.
Self Employed; DBA Almeda Plumbing 01/2006-Present
Manage a multifaceted plumbing shop with emphasis on quality and efficiency. Coordinating a wide range of services, from Property Management Service accounts to plumbing whole subdivisions, or providing plumbing services to the State of OR in large living facilities.
Kansas Plumbing, Heating, Cooling Contractors Association
1632 S West St
Wichita, KS 67213
Monday - Thursday
9:00 - 1:00 Office is staffed.
Joleen is in office from 8:00-4:00 Monday-Friday unless in meetings at MABCD or other obligations. Please leave a message and we will get back to you.
Phone: 316 943-7100
Fax: 316 943-7108