Moxie Media Named Sole Provider of Online OSHA Maritime Training
New Orleans-based Moxie Media, Inc. has been named the nation's first and only authorized provider of online OSHA Outreach Training for the maritime industry by the United States Department of Labor and OSHA.
- New Orleans, LA (1888PressRelease) February 07, 2012 - The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has announced its selection of 10 OSHA authorized training providers to deliver 25 online courses as part of its Outreach Training Program.
Of these 10 companies, only Moxie Media, Inc. was selected to provide training in OSHA's three maritime courses: Shipyard Employment, Maritime Terminals, and Longshoring. OSHA officials cited Moxie's ability to provide high quality online instruction and capacity to meet OSHA's strict requirements for training providers as chief reasons for the award.
"We are extremely gratified to have our expertise in maritime training recognized by OSHA," said Martin Glenday, President of Moxie Media. "But we also recognize this honor as an important opportunity to build a state-of-the-art online curriculum that will benefit the safety and health of maritime employees and employers across the country."
Moxie will offer three targeted 10-hour OSHA Outreach Training courses via the internet to employees working in shipyard employment positions, marine terminals and ports, including longshoring and stevedores, beginning later this year.
As an established leader in health, safety and environmental training for the maritime, offshore and land based oilfield industries Moxie can offer clients hundreds of existing online and DVD based courses as well as custom training curriculum development services.
OSHA officials cited Moxie's ability to provide high quality online instruction and capacity to meet OSHA training requirements as chief reasons for the award.
The OSHA Outreach Training Program teaches workers how to identify, prevent, and eliminate workplace hazards including the use of personal protective equipment and safe operating procedures. The course also informs workers of their rights under OSHA including employer responsibilities, the ability to file complaints and where to find additional employee safety resources.
LINK TO OSHA OUTREACH TRAINING: http://www.osha.gov/dte/outreach/
Moxie Media, Inc.
Moxie Media develops, publishes and distributes cutting edge training materials to meet the regulatory, health, security and workforce needs of the oilfield, maritime and other high-risk industries. Since 1986 Moxie has been instrumental in producing thousands of custom and "off the shelf" curriculums available in DVD, print and eLearning web based formats. With its main office and studios in New Orleans, Louisiana and with satellite offices in Houston, Texas and southern New Hampshire, Moxie brings cost-effective resources to companies who must meet government and industry training requirements such as OSHA, US Coast Guard, DOT, API, BOEM, BSEE, DHS, TSA, AWO, and ISO. You can find more information and course descriptions at Moxie's website www.moxietraining.com or call 800-346-6943 - email: info ( @ ) moxietraining dot com