The OSHA 30 Hour General Industry Outreach training program is designed for individuals who work in the general industry and who require safety training. This includes foremen, supervisors, safety directors and other professionals who are responsible for worker safety on sites.
What is OSHA 30 General Industry Training?
The program is designed to give students an extensive overview of OSHA compliance issues. This includes an overview of common hazards in the workplace, OSHA regulations, and the role of employers in employee safety and worker rights. Students will also learn how to recognize hazards, prevent them and avoid them.
The Outreach training program is meant to be taken as an orientation to occupational health hazards and worker safety as per 29 CFR 1910. As such all students are required to take up additional training that can help them with specific job sites and tasks.
What will you get after taking the OSHA 30 General Industry Training?
All in all, students who complete this course successfully will have learned the following:
- Fire protection essentials
- The main aspects of the OSHA Act and its role in employee safety
- Major hazards involved in the general industry and how to avoid them
- General requirements for workplace safety standards.
- Common electrical hazards and how to avoid and prevent them
- Chemical hazards and how to handle them