OSHA General (10 hrs) Online
This is a certificate course and does not give an Outreach DOL card upon completion. For our Outreach course, which gives the official DOL card, click here.
The 10 Hour General Industry Safety Certification Training Program is intended to provide an entry level general industry worker’s broad awareness on recognizing and preventing hazards on a general industry site. Students will be introduced to OSHA policies, procedures and standards as well as general industry safety and health principles and work practices covered in OSHA Act Part 1910. General industry workers must receive additional training, when required by OSHA standards, on specific hazards of the job. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive a 10-hour General Industry Safety Certification completion card instantly
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- Understand the OSH Act, the functions and resources of OSHA
- Become aware of the OSHA inspection priorities and describe the inspection process
- Know the rights and responsibilities of employers and employees under the OSH Act
- Learn the major hazards associated with general industry work and how to avoid, protect or control them. This includes:
o Slips, trips, falls associated with walking and working surfaces
o Effective Egress and fire protection program
o Outline the general requirements for general safety standards
o Flammable and combustible liquids and gasses
o Hazards of chemicals
o Electrical hazards
o Understand the value of personal protective equipment, usage and limitations
o Learn the basic elements of a safety and health program