Training and Other Resources

Everyone involved in tasks that produce silica dust, including project managers, foremen, superintendents, and workers should receive training before being assigned work. Training should address:

Supervisors and others responsible for safety should also receive training on how to implement the employer’s silica control plan.

The following is a selection of training materials and other resources for contractors, instructors, and workers.

PLEASE NOTE: The Silica Control Plan you create using the Create-A-Plan tool on this website is specific for your worksite. Your Plan can be used as the subject of a toolbox talk -- review the elements of the Plan with your supervisory personnel and workers.