OSHA 10-Hour General Training for the Entertainment Industry

The OSHA Outreach Training Program provides training for workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces. The program also provides information regarding workers’ rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint. The modules taught in this class have been formatted to fit the live entertainment industry by members of the ICAP (IATSE Craft Advancement Committee) as a part of the OSHA/USITT/IATSE Alliance.

When: Tue., Feb. 26 & Wed., Feb 27, 2019
Where: 70th Annual SETC Convention | Knoxville, TN

Cost: $30, which covers the OSHA Training booklet and OSHA membership card
Deadline to Pre-Register: January 22, 2019

SETC members attending the 2019 SETC Convention should register for this training session online with your SETC account. If you’d like to attend this training without signing up for the convention, please call the SETC office at 336-272-3645.

OSHA 10-Hour Schedule

FEB 26, 2019
12:00-12:15pm Administration/Registration 15 min
12:15-2:15pm Introduction to OSHA 2 hours
2:15-2:30pm Break 15 min
2:30-3:00pm Material Handling 30 min
3:00-4:00pm Walking & Working Surfaces 1 hour
4:00-6:00pm Dinner Break 2 hours
6:00-7:00pm Electrical 1 hour
7:00-7:30pm Ergonomics 30 min
7:30-7:45pm Break 15 min
7:45-8:45pm Hazard Communication 1 hour
8:45-9:00pm Daily Wrap-Up 15 min
9 hours
FEB 27, 2019
8:00-8:15am Administration/Registration 15 min
8:15-9:15am Exit Routes 1 hour
9:15-10:15am Fall Protection 1 hour
10:15-10:30am Break 15 min
10:30-11:30am Personal Protection Equipment 1 hour
11:30am-12:30pm Powered Platforms 1 hour
12:30-1:30pm Lunch 1 hour
1:30-2:00pm Hand & Portable Power Tools 1 hour
2:00-2:15pm Course Wrap-Up 15 min
6.75 hours

Meet the Presenter

Mike Murphy

As the Designer/TD for Marshall University Theatre, Mike Murphy has been instrumental in having Marshall selected as one of 32 US Schools of Scenography for the 2007 Prague Quadrennial. He has completed OSHA’s Train the Trainer courses in both General Industry and Construction. As a member of IATSE and USITT he has recently been approved to teach the OSHA Alliance course for General Entertainment Safety. Mike is the recipient of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Medallion; SETC’s Susanne M. Davis Memorial Award for lifetime contributions; the USITT-SE Founder’s Award as the Outstanding Educator in the Field of Theatre Design and Technology and the West Virginia Thespians Lifetime Contributions Award. He has served on the Board of Directors of USITT, SETC and WVTC and in various capacities with state, regional and national professional organizations.