* Cleanzine-logo-7a.jpgCleanzine: your weekly cleaning and hygiene industry newsletter 28th September 2023 Issue no. 1082

Your industry news - first

The original and best - for over 20 years!

We strongly recommend viewing Cleanzine full size in your web browser. Click our masthead above to visit our website version.

English French Spanish Italian German Dutch Russian Mandarin

IICRC phases out OSHA 10-hour General Industry Training HST Equivalent for Master Designations

* IICRC-hodge.jpgThe Institute of Inspection, Cleaning & Restoration Certification is no longer accepting OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Training or equivalent for the Health & Safety Technician course for Master Designations.

This change takes effect 1st November, 2020.

"This decision was made as a way to continue to uphold the standards that shape the cleaning and restoration industries," explains David Hodge, chairman of the IICRC Education Committee and first vice president of the IICRC Board.

"OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Training provides broad safety information but lacks specific details in numerous areas that are necessary for cleaning, restoration and inspection professionals to know and implement."

Those who have earned their Master Designations with OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Training HST equivalent prior to the change, will maintain their designation.

The HST course from the IICRC is designed to put restoration and cleaning professionals ahead of the competition regarding health & safety. The two-day, 14-hour course covers topics such as OSHA standards, inspections, citations and penalties, record keeping, personal protective equipment, hazard communication, hazardous materials, confined spaces and bloodborne pathogens.

E: [email protected]
W: www.iicrc.org

2nd April 2020

© The Cleanzine 2023.
Subscribe | Unsubscribe | Hall of Fame | Cookies | Sitemap