Safety and Health Council of North Carolina

A non-profit association preventing injury through
safety education and training since 1960!

Traffic Violation?

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Everyone knows that traffic tickets can result in court appearances, fines, and higher insurance costs. However, you may have additional options in Mecklenburg, Wake, and select other North Carolina counties that can save you money while improving your driving. Since 1989 our Safe Driving Program has provided drivers with potential reductions on a traffic violation in exchange for completing the 4-hour National Safety Council Defensive Driving Course.

OSHA 510 Construction

Prerequisite for the OSHA 500

OSHA Partnership - Safety and Health Council of North Carolina and NC State University's Southeastern OSHA Training


2016 Dates     Registration

30 MESH Hours     $795

August 29 - September 1 in Charlotte


The OSHA 510 is the prerequisite course to OSHA 500 Trainer for the construction industry. The course covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards for the construction industry, as well as safety and health principles.

Topics Covered

  • Introduction to OSHA
  • How to Read OSHA Regulations
  • Inspections and Penalties
  • Safety and Health Programs
  • Recordkeeping
  • Hazard Communication and Health Hazards in Construction
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Fire Protection and Prevention
  • Electrical Safety
  • Materials Handling
  • Tools - Hand and Power
  • Welding
  • Scaffolding and Fall Protection
  • Cranes and Rigging
  • Motor Vehicles
  • Excavation
  • Concrete Construction and Steel Erection
  • Demolition and Blasting
  • Stairways and Ladders