24 Hour EM385-1-1 Training

The 24-Hour EM 385-1-1 online certificate course ensures that contractors, supervisors and government employees are compliant with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) standards for workplace safety and health.

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Pay just $189.95 for your 24 Hour EM385-1-1 training certificate

The intermediate-level EM 385-1-1 training is required for contractors and employees who must comply with EM 385-1-1 training requirements for military or government contract work. The course also fulfills the 24 hours of required refresher training that Collateral Duty Safety Officers (CDSOs) must complete every four years.

You will learn about U.S. Army Corps of Engineers regulations for workplace safety and health as outlined in the EM 385-1-1 manual.

Course topics include:

  • Worksite management
  • personal protective equipment requirements
  • fall prevention and more.

Note: This course covers the curriculum for the USACE 24-Hour Fall Protection Competent Person Training, but does not include the eight hours of in-person training which must be undertaken via a face-to-face training or on the job-site.

Compliant with OSHA Standards

Multiple OSHA Standards

This course content is compliant with relevant OSHA standards including: Personal Protective Equipmet (PPE), Electrical Hazards, Fall Protection, Work Platforms & Scaffolding, Safe Access, and Excavations & Trenching

24 Hour EM385-1-1 Training - Curriculum

1. Program Management, Sanitation, Medical, HAZCOM (EM385 Manual Sections 1-6)

Lessons in Module 1:

  • Program Management
  • NAVFAC AHA Process
  • Medical and First Aid Requirements
  • Temporary Facilities
  • Personal Protective and Safety Equipment

2. Accident & Fire Prevention, Welding, Electrical Hazards, Tool Safety (EM385 Manual Sections 7-13)

Lessons in Module 2:

  • Welding & Cutting
  • Electrical
  • Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout/Tagout)
  • Hand and Power Tools

3. Material & Load Handling, Rigging, Vehicles, Floating Plant & Marine (EM385 Manual Sections 14-19)

Lessons in Module 3:

  • Material Handling, Storage & Disposal
  • Vehicles, Machinery & Equipment

4. Pressurized Equipment, Fall Protection, Demolition, Safe Access, Excavations & Trenching (EM385 Manual Sections 20-26)

Lessons in Module 4:

  • Fall Protection
  • Work Platforms & Scaffolding
  • Demolition, Renovation & Re-occupancy
  • Safe Access, Ladders, Floor & Wall Openings, Stairs and Railing
  • Underground Construction (Tunnels), Shafts and Caissons
  • Excavations & Trenching

5. Construction, Blasting, Diving, Tree Maintenance, Airfields, Confined Spaces, Hazardous Waste (EM385 Manual Sections 27-34)

Lessons in Module 5:

  • Confined Space Entry


Training Time


16 Quizzes

EM385-1-1 Certificate of Compliance

Instant access and email delivery means you’re OSHA EM385-1-1 compliant immediately. Your certificate will be permanently stored in your account where it can be verified or re-printed at any time.

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