Training A Safer Construction Industry

The ABC - South Texas Chapter knows construction is one of the most dangerous industries in the country. Our chapter offers OSHA 10-Hour, OSHA 30-Hour, First Aid and CPR Training, specialized training, safety mixers and seminars, private classes, information on setting up safety plans and programs recognizing these outstanding companies.

OSHA 10 Hour Safety

This course meets the requirements for safety orientation training for the construction industry. Participants will be issued a temporary completion card. Submitted OSHA 10 Hour course completion information typically takes 4 to 6 weeks to be received in the ABC South Texas Chapter Office and mailed to the attendees address unless pickup is requested. 

OSHA 30 Hour Safety

Train your Foremen, Supervisors, Superintendents and Project Managers to be competent people on your jobsites. The 30-Hour more in depth course is geared to general contractors as prime contractors and supervisory on-site personnel. Students receive an OSHA 30 Hour course completion card. This course utilizes power point presentations, lecture, examples of actual violations, and in depth discussions of the requirements for OSHA regulations.

For more information and to see a class schedule visit our calendar page.

First Aid

This course will provide training to ensure that employees are knowledgeable and proficient in:
  • Procedures involving emergency situations
  • First-aid fundamentals including resuscitation

CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)

The certified instructors incorporate lecture and on-hands training practice utilizing a CPR mannequin to train attendees. Upon completion, the attendee will receive a two (2)year certificate.CPR Topics Include:
  • How to Recognize a Heart Attack
  • What To Do If Someone Stops Breathing
  • What To Do If Someone Chokes
  • Precautions 
  • Heimlich Maneuver
  • CPR Techniques
Both CPR and First Aid classes are offered on an as-needed basis.  Contact the ABC - South Texas offices for more information or to schedule a class.


Mixers and seminars are held throughout the year to help safety professionals network and keep up to date on regulation and compliance issues as well as task specific safety training relevant to the current construction industry needs. OSHA Strategic Partners should attend mixers to help developing small companies begin to understand the importance of building a safety culture and being a leader within the industry.

Please see the calendar page for a complete list of mixers and seminars along with their locations throughout the year.