Introduction to OSHA and the OSH Act (GI)

Get an introduction to the OSH Act and the different ways that OSHA regulations help prevent workplace accidents and injuries. Enroll now!

Includes: Certificate of Completion

Duration: 4 Hour(s) | Language: English

About this Course

What is Introduction to OSHA Training?

In 1970, Congress created the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to set and enforce standards that would ensure safe working conditions and keep men and women protected from health hazards.

Our Introduction to OSHA Training provides you with a basic overview of the agency, including the OSH Act. The course also reviews employee and employer rights and responsibilities when it comes to workplace safety. You’ll also get a brief explanation of the inspection process, the different types of OSHA violations, and recordkeeping expectations.

Who Should Take Introduction to OSHA Training?

Anyone who needs to understand and comply with OSHA standards and regulations would benefit from this introductory course.

Course Facts


What You Get

Certificate of completion 


Required Pre-Requisites



Course Format

100% online 


Course Access

Courses Available 24/7 



Easy-to-use LMS for anyone 


Course Structure

At your own pace, save progress as you go 



Customer support available 7 days a week 


Course Updates

Content is updated and current 

Topics Covered

  • Written Safety and Health Program 
  • Site Characterization and Analysis 
  • Medical Surveillance 
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) 
  • Sanitation at Temporary Workplaces 
  • Monitoring Handling Drums and Containers 
  • Decontamination Emergency Response Plan 


When Does My Course Expire?

Your course will expire one (1) year after you purchase it (the date you submit payment), unless the course itself indicates otherwise.

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How Quickly Will I Get My Certificate of Completion?

Once you finish your course and pass any required exams, you can print your certificate of completion right away.

What Can I Do If I Lose My Certificate?

If you lose your certificate of completion and need a new one, you can contact customer service at (877) 881-2235 or

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  • Your purchase was made no more than 72 hours prior to your refund request.
  • You have NOT
    • Attempted any portion of a test or exam.
    • Requested or been issued a certificate of completion.
    • Completed 50% or more of the purchased course.

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  • Enroll employees in courses they need
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  • Achieve companywide compliance goals
  • Get help from a dedicated support team

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