Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry
4 Days, 30 Instructional Hours
30 MESH Hours (Manager of Environmental Safety and Health)
30 PDHs (Professional Development Hours for Engineers)
This course is eligible for credit towards OSHA’s Public Sector Certificate.
About This Course:
This course covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards, as well as general industry safety and health principles. A copy of the 29 CFR 1910 General Industry Standards is included with the registration fee. Participants must successfully pass a written exam at the end of the course.
For those interested in becoming authorized to teach 10hr and 30hr OSHA Outreach classes, the OSHA #511 course meets one of two prerequisites for the OSHA #501 Trainer Course for General Industry. Please note, the 30-hour General Industry OSHA outreach class is not considered equivalent to OSHA #511.
Environmental, safety and health managers and employees, plant and facility engineers, maintenance staff, individuals new to the field, experienced environmental safety and health managers looking to expand their knowledge.
Describe requirements in the OSHA 29 CFR 1910 standards that protect workers from common hazards in general industry workplaces.
Introduction to OSHA
- How to Read OSHA Regulations
- Inspections and Penalties
- Hazard Communication
- Confined Spaces
- Means of Egress
- Fire Protection
- Walking and Working Surfaces
- Electrical Safety
- Machine Guarding
- Personal Protective Equipment
- Hazardous Materials
- Powered Industrial Trucks
- Materials Handling and Storage
- Welding, Cutting, and Brazing