Basic Orientation Plus Refresher® (BOPR) (ARSC)

Course Information

Basic Orientation Plus Refresher (BOPR) (ARSC) was developed by the Association of Reciprocal Safety Councils (ARSC) as an annual refresher course after initial completion of Basic Orientation Plus (course code 22 Basic Plus).

This course is an awareness-level general safety orientation for the construction and contracted maintenance/services industry which qualifies as an OSHA mandated orientation.

To illustrate the relationship between OSHA mandates, employer responsibilities, and Basic Orientation Plus, click here.

To download a copy of the BOP Study Guide, click here.

This class is reciprocal with the Association of Reciprocal Safety Councils (ARSC).


Recommended For

All employees


Course Content

The student will review the basic fundamentals covered in Basic Orientation Plus:

  • Introduction
  • Process Safety Management
  • General Employee Safety
  • HAZCOM and GHS
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Respiratory Protection
  • Hearing Conservation
  • Electrical Safety
  • Lockout / Tagout
  • Fall Protection
  • Scaffolding
  • Excavations, Trenching, Shoring
  • Job Hazard / Job Safety Analysis
  • Emergency Action Plan
  • Fire Prevention
  • Hazard Awareness, Hazard Abatement, Lead/Radiation/Asbestos Awareness, Materials Handling, Slips/Trips/Falls, and Housekeeping are integrated and discussed throughout the program.

NOTE: This program is not meant to provide site location specific, job specific, or OSHA task specific training. It is the responsibility of the employer to provide job specific and task specific training. Additional site-specific training may be required for each facility where work will be performed.



  • Computer training

    $70 Member / $80 Non-Member

  • Classroom instruction

    This course is available to be taught at KCUC’s classroom for large groups. Please call KCUC office for details.

    $70 Member / $80 Non-Member

  • Mobile instruction

    This course is available to be taught at customer’s location. Please call KCUC office for details and pricing.


Course Details

Course Code: 22 Basic Plus Ref
Course Length (approx.): 2 Hours plus Test
Course Expiration: 1 Year from Class Date
Passing Score Required: 70%
Retakes Allowed: No – must take and pay for Basic Orientation Plus
Language: English
Reader Assistance Allowed: Yes, but may not be accepted by all facilities and will not be reciprocal with other ARSC safety councils
ID Requirements: Students must present a valid (not expired) U.S. State or Federal ID with photo and Social Security card if number is not on the ID


Valid ARSC Card (BOP/BOPR): Yes, but no later than 90 days after expiration date
Social Security Verification (SSV): Yes (cost included in unit price)

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