SUMMARY:


The OSHA 30-hour construction courses (English only) are intended to provide workers who have safety responsibilities as part of their job duties with a greater understanding of hazards and requirements involved on the construction jobsite. Training emphasizes hazard identification, avoidance, control, and prevention.

  • Promotes safety culture through peer training;
  • Training is intended to be participatory, using hands-on activities;

  • Outreach training content includes hazard recognition and avoidance, workers' rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint; it emphasizes the value of safety and health to workers, including young workers.
  • In order to attend, the student must understand and communicate in the language of the course.

Contact info:  safetytraining@tdi.texas.gov.


When:

Starting time is at 8:15 a.m. | Length of topics and break schedule may vary.

Monday August 8 | 8:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday August 9  | 8:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday August 10 | 8:15 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Thursday August 11 | 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Friday August 12 | 8:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

See course & agenda tab for details.


Where:

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TECQ)

12100 Park 35 Circle, Austin, TX 78753 | TECQ Park 35 - Austin

Please see the MAP on where to park when attending a class at this location.

  • Please allow time to park in parking lot, see attached map.
  • TECQ exits were changed by TXDOT a few months ago. 
  • If you are coming northbound, you still want to exit at Techridge/Yager Lane and make a left over the freeway. 
  • If you are coming southbound, you need to exit at Parmer, take the Parmer Lane bypass, and go through the light at Yager before taking a right into TCEQ.

Email questions or concerns to safetytraining@tdi.texas.gov.