Tag «OSHA»

Busy OSHA training center at MCC gets a new name

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) training center at Metropolitan Community College’s Business & Technology campus has a new name, as of Oct. 1. The new name is Great Plains OSHA Education Center. It was previously known as Region VII OSHA Training Institute Education Center. The center at MCC will serve as the lead …

MCC signs contract with City of Columbia to provide safety training

The City of Columbia, Mo. is taking the initiative where the safety of its workers is concerned.  This month, the City finalized an agreement with Metropolitan Community College to provide OSHA training to over 300 employees in its water and electric division.  “We have always had safety standards and in-house training to keep our workers safe. …

MCC welcomes new director of OSHA Training Institute

MCC has named Jim Wellman director of the OSHA Training Institute Education Center, Region VII, located at MCC’s Business & Technology campus. No stranger to MCC, Jim has served as adjunct faculty, teaching OSHA and environmental health and safety courses since 2009. He brings over 25 years of experience in occupational safety and risk management. Most recently, Jim …

MCC’s OSHA Training Institute Education Center Receives Reauthorization

The MCC OSHA Training Institute Education Center has much to celebrate.  In addition to reaching their twentieth year in providing safety education, OTIEC has just been reauthorized by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health office to continue providing training to workers and employers through 2018.     Out of the forty-one organizations that …