Training and Education

Online Training

The Fund offers online safety training courses which members’ employees can access from a personal computer. Topics include general safety training courses, driver training, and human resource courses. Users can track their own progress through these highly interactive courses as well as print certificates of completion once they have passed a simple test.

Online training is intended to supplement the other courses offered such as leadership training, safety officer training, defensive driving, etc.


Current Menu of Online Courses:

Course Name Length (minutes)
6 Tips for Parents Working from Home 5
8 Tips for Working From Home 5
A COVID-19 Response: Returning to Work 10
A Workplace Cautionary Tale 25
Abrasive Wheels Grinder Safety 10
Accident Incident Investigation 30
Active Shooter Response for the Workplace 30
Active Shooter: In The Workplace 15
Active Shooter: Rapid Response 40
Aerial Lift Safety 15
Aerial Lift Safety for Forklifts 15
Aerial Lifts in Industrial and Construction 20
Aggressive Driving and Road Rage 20
Allergy Awareness for K-12 15
Analyzing the Incident 40
Arc Welding Safety for Waste Management 15
Asthma Awareness for K-12 10
Avoiding Collisions While Backing & Parking 15
Avoiding Collisions with Animals 15
Avoiding the Crush Zone 15
Back Injury Prevention for Waste Management 15
Back Safety 30
Backhoe Safety with Trackhoe Supplement 30
Backhoe/Loader Operations 15
Basic Construction Safety 60
Basic Industrial Safety 30
Behavior-Based Safety for Supervisors 30
Bloodborne Pathogens 45
Bomb Threat Procedures 25
Brian’s Story: You Can Make A Difference 25
Bucket Safety 20
Bulldozer Safety 20
Cardboard Baler Safety 15
Caught-In or Between Hazards in Construction Environments 20
Chains, Cranes, Hoist, and Slings 20
Chainsaw Safety 25
Child Care Safety Basics: Facility Providers 25
Child Care Safety Basics: In-Home Providers 25
Combative Patient Training 15
Competent Person and Soil Classification 25
Complying with HIPAA for Business Associates 35
Complying with HIPAA for Covered Entities 40
Complying with HIPAA for Hybrid Entities 40
Compressed Gas Safety 60
Comunicación de Peligros (Hazard Communication – New GHS Standard) 60
Confined Space Entry 60
Countering Terrorism 35
Countermeasures on Land 35
Countermeasures on Water 35
COVID-19 in Healthcare Environments: OSHA’s Emergency Temporary Standard 30
COVID-19: A Pandemic Response 10
Crane Safety in Industrial and Construction Environments 20
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing 20
Cyber Security: Best Practices for At-Home Employees 15
Dealing With Hazardous Spills 30
Dealing With The Media In Emergency Situations 20
Defensive Driving 60
Defensive Driving for Passenger Vans 60
Digital Literacy: Basic Technical Fluency for Employees 15
Disabled Vehicle, Accidents and Trucks on Fire 20
Diversity in the Workplace: Diversity For All 20
DOT Cargo Securement 25
DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing for CDL Drivers 20
DOT HAZMAT General Awareness 25
DOT HAZMAT Safety Training 20
DOT HAZMAT Security Awareness 20
DOT Hours of Service 30
DOT In-Depth HAZMAT Security 25
Driving Defensively for CDL/Large Vehicle Drivers: Handling Adverse Conditions 25
Driving Defensively for CDL/Large Vehicle Drivers: The Basics 20
Driving in Adverse Weather 15
Driving While Impaired 15
Driving with Distractions 15
Dump Truck Safety 20
Dump Truck Safety 15
Electric Pallet Jack Training 20
Electrical Safety 60
Electrical Safety and the 2021 NFPA 70E for Supervisors 40
Electrical Safety and the 2021 NFPA 70E for Workers 25
Electrical Safety for Qualified Workers 25
Electrical Safety in the Laboratory 15
Emergency Communication in the Workplace 45
Emergency First Aid 25
Emergency Leave Under the FFCRA 15
Emergency Planning 20
Emergency Response in the Workplace 45
Employee Safety Awareness 15
EMS Patient Lifting: Preventing Back Injuries 20
Evacuation Procedures 25
Eye and Face Protection 30
Fall Protection 20
Fatigue Management 20
FIFRA: Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, Rodenticide Act 20
Fighting Fatigue in the Workplace 20
Fire & Explosion Hazards 30
Fire Extinguisher 2000 for Waste Management 20
Fire Extinguishers: Putting Out the Fire 15
Fire Investigation 35
Fire Prevention 20
Fire Prevention in Healthcare 25
First Aid 60
First Aid 20
Flagger Safety 90
Flammables & Explosives in the Laboratory 20
Fleet Shop Safety & Hazardous Materials 20
FLSA and Minimum Wage Rules 25
FLSA: Employee Classification & Overtime Rules 15
FLSA: Record Keeping Rules 10
Forklift Instructor 25
Forklift Operator Training 20
Forklift Safety 60
Forklift Safety 20
Forklift Safety Lessons For The Safe Pedestrian 20
Forklift Safety: Industrial Counterbalance Lift Trucks 30
Forklift: Certify and Comply 20
Forklifts & Pedestrian Safety 10
Front End Loader Safety and Operations 15
Front-End Loader Safety 20
Gas Welding Safety for Waste Management 20
GHS Safety Data Sheets in the Laboratory 20
Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI) 15
Hand and Power Tool Safety 30
Hand, Wrist & Finger Safety 20
Handling Emergencies for Security Professionals 40
Harassment Prevention for Employees 60
Hazard Communication – The New GHS Standards 60
Hazard Communication in Cleaning & Maintenance Operations 25
Hazard Communication in Cleaning and Maintenance Environments 25
Hazard Communication in Healthcare 20
Hazard Recognition 20
Hazardous Energy Source: Lockout/Tagout Affected and Authorized Persons 20
Hazardous Spill Cleanup 20
HazMat Investigation Safety 25
Hearing Conservation 30
Heat Stress 20
Heat Stress 20
Heavy Truck Braking System And Braking Techniques 15
HICS: Hospital Incident Command System 30
HIPAA Rules And Compliance 25
Hiring Liability: Discrimination 15
Hiring Liability: Improper Background Investigations 15
Hiring Liability: Misrepresentation & Implied Contracts 15
Hiring Liability: Negligent Hiring 15
Hiring Liability: Supervisor Responsibilities 10
Hoisting & Rigging 60
Housekeeping on the Job Site 15
How To Fit Test Respirators 15
Human Behavior: Reducing Unsafe Acts 15
Hydrogen Sulfide Safety Awareness 30
I2P2: Injury and Illness Prevention Programs 25
Incident Command System 20
Indoor Air Quality 20
Indoor Crane and Sling Safety 60
Industrial Crane Safety 25
Interacting with Unhoused People 30
Intersections: Turning & Right of Way 15
Introduction to Industrial Hygiene 30
Introduction to Lawful Hiring 15
Introduction to OSHA 60
Job Hazard Analysis 60
Job Hazard Analysis for Supervisors 60
Laboratory Hoods 20
Ladder Safety 25
Landfill Safety 20
Landscape Safety 30
Lane Use 25
Laundry Room Safety Basics 15
Lawful Interviewing: Ask Effective Questions 15
Lawful Interviewing: Conduct Interviews, Part I 15
Lawful Interviewing: Conduct Interviews, Part II 15
Lawful Interviewing: Prepare to Interview 10
Leading Successful Remote Teams 5
Liability While Driving Government-Owned Vehicles 15
Light Trucks: Avoiding Collisions 15
Light Trucks: Backing Safety 15
Light Trucks: Driving Hazards 15
Light Trucks: Ergonomics 20
Light Trucks: Handling Extreme Conditions 20
Light Trucks: Trailering 20
Loading Dock Safety 35
Lockout/Tagout Safety 15
Managing Speed 15
Managing Stress in Uncertain Times 10
Managing Unionized Employees 30
Manual Pallet Jack Safety 35
Material Handling and Storage 60
Materials Handling Safety 20
Meter Reader Safety 25
Mobile Elevating Work Platforms: Safe Use and Requirements 30
Motorized Pallet Truck Safety Training 35
Multi-Piece Wheel/Rim: Demounting & Mounting Truck Split Rim Wheels 25
New Employee Safety Orientation 60
Office Safety 30
Oil Spill Response: Waste Management 30
Operating Electric Pallet Jacks Safely 20
Orientation to Laboratory Safety 20
OSHA Formaldehyde Standard 20
Overhead Pendant Hoist Safety 20
Overhead Pendant Hoist Safety 20
Patient Handling Safety 25
Patrolling & Observation for Security Professionals 30
PCI Security Standards at the Point of Sale 20
PCI Security Standards for IT and Back Office 20
PCI Security Standards for Managers 25
PCI Security Standards on the Phone and Online 15
Personal Protective Equipment 60
Personal Protective Equipment: Hand Protection 15
Planning for Laboratory Emergencies 20
Playground Safety 30
Playground Supervision 10
Power Saw Safety 15
PowerLift: Lifting Techniques for a Healthy Back 25
Practicing Hand Hygiene 15
Preparing Your Workplace for COVID-19 25
Preventing Contamination in the Laboratory 15
Preventing Electric Shock 35
Preventing Phishing 15
Preventing Slips and Falls In Trucking 15
Preventing Slips, Trips, and Falls 30
Preventing Strains and Sprains 30
Privacy Awareness 20
Protective Clothing & Equipment Training 25
Radiation Safety for Universities 25
RCRA Hazardous Waste Final Rule 30
RCRA Training For Hazardous Waste Generators 25
Rear Loader Safety and Operations 15
Reasonable Suspicion Drug and Alcohol Testing for Supervisors 20
Reasonable Suspicion for Drug and Alcohol Testing: Signs & Symptoms of Drug Use 60
Reasonable Suspicion for Drug and Alcohol Testing: Signs and Symptoms of Alcohol Misuse 60
Reasonable Suspicion for Drug and Alcohol Testing: The Role of the Supervisor 30
Records Management 20
Remote Worker: Safety, Health and Security 25
Residential Operations 15
Respiratory Protection 60
Responsible Use of Social Media 20
Rest Stop Routines 20
Rigging Safety in Industrial and Construction Environments 20
Road Grader Safety 20
Roles & Responsibilities for Security Professionals 35
Roll Offs and Safety Operations 20
Route Safety Analysis 20
Safe Handling of Laboratory Glassware 20
Safe Operation of Cranes and Hoists 15
Safety Awareness 101 for New Employees 40
Safety Awareness Program for Supervisors 45
Safety Data Sheets 45
Safety Leadership: An Essential Safety Element 20
Safety Orientation 20
Safety Showers & Eye Washes 20
Safety Showers & Eye Washes in the Laboratory 15
Scaffolding Safety 15
Scissor Lift Safety 15
Scissor Lifts 20
Security Awareness 60
Security Awareness with Privacy Principles 60
Seizure Awareness for K-12 10
Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus SCBA 20
Sexual Predators In Public Places 40
Side Loader Operations and Safety 10
Skid Steer Safety Streaming 20
Slower is Faster – Survival Skills for Law Enforcement Drivers 30
Snow Plow Safety 20
Sodium and Calcium Hypochlorite 20
Solid Waste Lockout/Tagout 20
Space and Time Management 15
Spill Prevention and Control 30
Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan 20
Struck-By Hazards in Construction Environments 25
Survival Driving – Urban Driving 30
Survival Driving: Emergencies & Natural Disasters 30
Suspended Scaffolding Safety in Construction Environments 25
Tailgate Topics – Avoiding Accidents 10
Tailgate Topics – Buckle Up 10
Tailgate Topics – Distracted Driving: Drop it & Drive 10
Tailgate Topics – Driving Defensively 10
Tailgate Topics – Drowsy Driving 10
Tailgate Topics – Emotional Driving 10
Tailgate Topics – Hang Up and Drive: Cell Phones + Driving 10
Tailgate Topics – Intersections 10
Tailgate Topics – Safe Backing 10
Tailgate Topics – Safe Following 10
Tailgate Topics – Winter Driving 10
Terrorism Biological Weapons 30
Terrorism First Response 35
The Bed Bug Problem 20
The Drug-Free Workplace Act for Employees 40
The Drug-Free Workplace Act for Supervisors 40
The Family and Medical Leave Act: Overview 15
The Family and Medical Leave Act: Qualifying Reasons 25
The Family and Medical Leave Act: Supervisor Responsibilities 30
The Remote Manager: Employee Engagement 25
Title I of ADA: Interactive Process 20
Title I of ADA: Reasonable Accommodation 20
Title I of ADA: Supervisor Responsibilities 15
Title IX Final Rule for Faculty & Staff 15
Transitional Duty: Improving Your Return to Work Program 30
Trenching and Excavation Safety 60
Truck Mounted Articulating Knuckle Boom Cranes 20
Tuberculosis in the Healthcare Environment 30
Turning Hazards 10
Understanding Your Facility’s Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan 30
University Laser Safety 25
Valve Crew Safety 15
Vehicle Care and Maintenance 10
Vehicle Pre-Trip Inspection for the Trucking Industry 15
Wage and Hour Concerns During an Emergency 10
Walkie Stacker Safety 15
Walking and Working Surfaces 25
Walking and Working Surfaces in Construction Environments 25
Warehouse Safety 25
Water and Sewer Treatment Plant Safety 20
Welding Cutting and Brazing Safety 30
Welding Safety 20
Wellness & Fitness Training 20
Wildfire Smoke Safety 15
Winter Driving Safety 60
Winter Driving: Braking and Special Consideration 15
Winter Driving: Comprehensive 60
Winter Driving: Trapped or Stranded Vehicles 15
Winter Driving: Travel Planning and Techniques 15
Winter Driving: Weather Conditions & Preparations 15
Winter Safety 20
Work Zone Safety 40
Work Zone Safety 25
Working Outdoors in Warm Weather 30
Working With Benzene 20
Workplace Ergonomics 30
Workplace Security 30
Workplace Violence 20
Workplace Violence in Healthcare Facilities 20
Your Right To File a Complaint With OSHA 15
Go to the Online Training Campus (First Net Learning site)

How it Works

Each member is assigned an employer account code to access the online training. Employees will need to register individually by entering their employer’s account code on the registration page and setting up a username and password. After registering, employees can then log on to individual courses using their username and password.

First Time User Instructions

Printing Completion Certificates

You can print a certificate when you complete a course from the Online Training Center from the Student Center section. Select the link below for step-by-step instructions.

How to print a certificate of completion

Tracking Course Utilization

The online training program includes a course administration module that gives designated safety officers or Fund members the ability to track employee utilization of courses.

Email Fund to Request Course Utilization

For Further Information and Assistance

For Employer Account Codes and other technical issues contact FirstNet Learning.

A FirstNet representative is available to assist you Monday through Friday, 9AM – 6PM.

  • Toll-free: (888) 948-4949 x 1

Email First Net Learning for Assistance