Emergency Medical Concepts offers safety courses through First Safety Institute (FSI), specialized safety courses to complement your emergency care training needs. Designed with OSHA standards in mind, FSI provides programs that can be used as stand-alone courses or as part of a comprehensive compliance program to meet safety requirements.
FSI programs are offered through onsite training, classroom training and blended learning formats which are extremely convnient for working individuals.
Each First Safety Institute program provides a fundamental understanding of each topic and features professionally produced Instructor and student materials that engage, educate, and enable retention:
Rapid format for thorough coverage while keeping off-the-job time to a minimum
Tear-out wallet reference card included in each student pack
Online Instructor access to tool kits and support materials
Full-color Student Guide
Spanish and closed-captioned program versions available
How electricity works; electrical hazards; electrical safety
Exit Routes, Emergency Planning, and Fire Protection
Exit requirements; planning ahead; fire protection
This program assists employees with a general awareness of the emergency safety features in the workplace and how to respond during emergency situations, including the importance of having, and understanding, an organization’s Emergency Action Plan and Fire Prevention Plan.
The nature of sound; hazardous noise; hearing protection use
Hazardous energy; devices and procedures; securing equipment
This program provides employees with a general awareness of hazardous energy and how to control it. Lockout/Tagout refers to the specific practices and procedures that protect employees from the unexpected start-up of machinery and equipment, or the release of hazardous energy during service or maintenance activities.
Portable Fire Extinguishers
Extinguisher basics and use; P.A.S.S.; maintenance & testing
Designed to train individuals in the use of portable fire extinguishers in the workplace. These easy-to-use devices could make the difference between a small emergency and a major catastrophe. The course reviews how to determine when or if an extinguisher is appropriate and explains the Fire Triangle, P.A.S.S. Technique, fire classifications, and types of extinguishers
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Workplace hazards; using PPE; wear and care of PPE
When work practice and engineering controls are not enough to ensure a safe environment, a hazard assessment is performed to determine what personal protective equipment is required to protect a worker’s health and safety. This course presents a thorough understanding of workplace PPE practices including assessment as well as selection, use, and care of the equipment.
Respirator types and usage; user seal check; fit testing
This course provides a thorough understanding of respirator use in the workplace, reviewing workplace breathing hazards as well as the correct care, inspection, and usage of different types of respirators.
Lift Truck Operator Training
The Lift Truck Operator Training is a comprehensive one-day course designed for both new and experienced lift truck operators. For experienced operators, this course helps fine-tune your operating skills and refresh your understanding of safe operating procedures. Relatively new operators benefit both from the material presented in the class and the experiences of fellow operators in the class with you.
Utilizing the highly acclaimed "Coaching" method of non-lecture teaching, this information-packed classroom course encourages participants to observe, analyze and discuss recommended safety practices. Complete with valuable OSHA reminder points, the modules covered in this course include:
Upon successful completion of the course, participants receive both a full-sized and wallet-sized certificate of completion indicating that they have received formal instruction in Lift truck Operation.