Coke Oven Emissions FAQs

Course Overview
Coke Oven Emissions are presented in this introductory online safety course as covered by Subpart Z 29 CFR 1910.1029 for General Industry. Coke oven training can reduce the incidence of lung and kidney cancer in people who work around bituminous and other forms of coal. The three main routes of exposure are an important component of coke oven safety courses and they determine what kinds of PPE a worker needs.

Intended Audience
General industry workers are the intended audience for this coke oven safety training.

General Industry Workers
General Industry Supervisors
General Industry Managers
Learning Objectives
This Coke Oven Emissions online safety course defines what employers must do to keep workers from toxic exposure to emissions. Employees learn how to protect themselves as well as when they are likely to be exposed to these emissions.

Course Topics
Properties and Uses of Coke Ovens
Primary Routes of Coke Oven Emission Exposure
Primary Health Hazards and Exposure Limits
Safety Requirements and PPE
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Federal OSHA
Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL)
Bituminous Coal
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs)
Hygiene Facilities and Practices
Medical Surveillance
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Features and Benefits
ClickSafety’s Coke Oven Emissions online course covers what a coke oven is and its uses. Upon successful completion of this course, you will understand:

The Primary Exposure Routes
Two Primary Health Hazards
OSHA’s Permissible Exposure Limit for Coke Oven Emissions
Two Types of PPE when working with Coke Ovens
Proper Hygiene Facilities
Records Access
Signs and Labels
Medical Surveillance