There are both offline and online platforms for blasting and explosives training classes. OSHA Safety and Health Regulations cover training in blasting and the use of explosives. It is a common training method to handle explosives and blasting agents, as well as their storage and transportation.
This course’s goal is to equip a blaster with the knowledge, skills, and experience necessary to safely handle, transport, store, and use explosives. People undergoing training will also learn the basics of federal, state, and local laws and ordinances governing explosives.
training requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for general industry.
training requirements of 29 CFR 1926.65(e)(3)(i) defined by Federal OSHA HAZWOPER for construction sector.
HAZWOPER training requirements for EPA and State OSHA guidelines.
Drivers, storage workers and all other employees who come across explosive materials in any form are required to take this training.
At the end of this training, students will be:
Introduction to Explosives
Introduction to Blasting Agents
Overview of Hazards
Safety & Protection Techniques
All modules are followed by quizzes, which are obligatory to pass to proceed forward in the course.
A period of six months from original registration will be given to students to finish Blasting & Use of Explosives course. A student’s account will be expired after this period. A re-registration with complete subscription fee is essential to benefit from the course again.