September 16, 2010
Elizabeth Blevins, Director, Office of Communications
Phyllis Noah, Communications Coordinator
Office: (740) 351-3810; FAX: (740) 351-3179; Cell: (740)
940 Second Street – Portsmouth, Ohio 45662
Shawnee State University Offers Confined Space Entry
Shawnee State University is offering a training course,
“Confined Space Entry – Don’t Become A Victim” from 8 a.m.
until 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 28 in the Advanced Technology
Center Room 132.
will address the proper procedures for entering and working
in a confined space as set forth in OSHA General Industry
recommended that any employees who must work in or near
confined spaces along with managers and supervisors who need
to understand confined space requirements imposed by OSHA
take the course.
course will cover the following material:
Identifying, classifying and controlling confined spaces and
permit required for confined spaces.
maintenance of full body harnesses, tripods, retrieval
devices and other personal protective equipment (PPE).
methods for air monitoring and ventilation.
Identify the responsibilities of authorized entrants,
attendants and supervisors.
registration fee for the course is $195. Southern Ohio
Safety Council members will receive a discount price of
$139. All instructional materials are provided and lunch is
included in the course fee.
more information, contact SSU University Outreach at (740)
351-3274 or toll-free (866) 672-8778 Ext. 3274 or e-mail