2018-2019 Catalog 
    
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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

OSHT 1316 - Material Handling


3 Credits (3 hrs. lec.) Proper methods for material handling and storage including safety practices, proper equipment usage, engineering controls, and personal protective equipment. Prerequisite: None
Course Outcomes
1 - Explain precautions and controls to eliminate injuries due to manual material handling and storage.
2 - Explain proper material handling engineering principles regarding hoisting and conveying equipment.
3 - Describe the safe work practices utilizing ropes, chains, and slings.
4 - Identify toxic hazards of handled materials and establish the necessary precautions.
5 - Identify industry regulations necessary for formal training materials.