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Nevada’s Safety Consultation and Training Section dedicates

 April as Nevada Hispanic Safety Month

LAS VEGAS – For the fourteenth consecutive year, the Safety Consultation and Training Section (SCATS) of the State of Nevada’s Division of Industrial Relations will dedicate the month of April as Hispanic Safety Month.

In addition to SCATS’ ongoing Spanish training resources and materials, SCATS will offer additional bilingual safety and health training courses at their offices in Henderson and Reno.

SCATS offers Spanish speaking assistance to businesses and employees in Nevada through a variety of services. SCATS also offers free on-site safety and health consultation services for businesses in Nevada which are focused on hazard identification as well as preventing injuries and illnesses and Spanish speaking assistance can be made available if needed.

In addition, SCATS has established a free of charge, video lending library consisting of hundreds of safety and health videos, many of which are in Spanish. The videos cover a variety of safety and health topics and are available for employers to borrow.

Below is the schedule for bilingual classes in Henderson and Reno from April to June 2018.

Southern Nevada Spanish Language Training Classes – April to June 2018

April Classes Location: 1301 North Green Valley Parkway, Suite 200, Henderson, Nev.   

May and June Classes Location: 3360 West Sahara Avenue, Suite 100, Las Vegas, Nev.

All classes will be given by SCATS’ bilingual trainers. All classes are free.

OSHA 10 Hour Construction Course

Two-day course. Attendees must attend both days to receive the OSHA attendance card.

    •        Monday, April 2, 2018 – 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    •          Tuesday, April 3, 2018 – 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Concrete and Masonry Regulation Review

    •          Monday, April 9, 2018 – 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

 Excavation Regulatory Review

    •          Tuesday, April 10, 2018 – 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

 Asbestos Awareness

    •          Wednesday, May 30, 2018 – 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

 Bloodborne Pathogens Awareness

    •          Tuesday, June 12, 2018 – 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m

 

Northern Nevada Spanish Language Training Classes – April to June 2018

Location: 4600 Kietzke Lane, Suite E-144, Reno, Nev. All classes will be given by SCATS’ bilingual trainers. All classes are free.

OSHA 10 Hour Construction Course.

Two-day course. Attendees must attend both days to receive the OSHA attendance card.

    •          Tuesday, April 3, 2018 – 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    •          Wednesday, April 4, 2018 – 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Fall Protection

    •         Tuesday, April 10, 2018 – 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Scaffolding Regulatory Review

    •          Thursday, April 12, 2018 – 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

 Excavation Regulatory Review

    •          Tuesday, April 24, 2018 – 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Hand / Power Tools

    •        Tuesday, May 1, 2018 – 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Electrical Hazards Awareness

    •         Tuesday, May 8, 2018 – 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 Control of Hazardous Energy “Lock Out/Tag Out”

    •          Tuesday, June 5, 2018 – 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Landscaping Hazard Awareness

    •          Tuesday, June 12, 2018 – 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

For more information, as well as descriptions of each class and other health and safety class listings, please visit http://www.4safenv.state.nv.us/ or contact SCATS directly for more details at 877-472-3368.