The 10-hour General Industry Outreach 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. Special emphasis will be placed on areas most hazardous using OSHA standards as a guide. 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 an OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Outreach DOL course completion card within 6-8 weeks.
You will find supplementary materials available for download by clicking the “Materials” tab on the menu located within the course player. Other reference materials are available from the OSHA website; please visit http://www.osha.gov/dte/outreach/
Support: 1-800-442-1149, OHST
Instructor: Curtis Chanbers
Contact Trainer: [email protected]
- 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:
- Slips, trips, falls associated with walking and working surfaces
- Effective Egress and fire protection program
- Outline the general requirements for general safety standards
- Flammable and combustible liquids and gasses
- Hazards of chemicals
- Electrical hazards
- Understand the value of personal protective equipment, usage, and limitations
- Learn the basic elements of a safety and health program
The Following Courses Are Included In This Package:
|Course Name||Industry||Course Delivery|
|10 Hour General Industry Outreach Study Guide||Environmental Health and Safety||Online Interactive|
|OSHA 10 Hour General Industry Outreach||Environmental Health and Safety||Online Interactive|
- Module 1: Introduction to OSHA and the OSH Act
- Module 2: Walking & Working Surfaces
- Module 3: Emergency Action Plan
- Module 4: Hazardous Materials
- Module 5: Personal Protective Equipment
- Module 6: Machine Guarding Safety
- Module 7: Electrical Safety
- Module 8: Hazard Communication
- Module 9: Hazardous Substances & Industrial Hygiene
- Module 10: Safety and Health Programs
- Final Exam
About the OSHA 10-Hour Course
Countless employees are being exposed to general industry hazards on a daily basis. To help workers stay safe and compliant, we have tapped subject matter experts to develop the 10-Hour General Industry Outreach Training Program. It includes a practical overview of how to recognize and prevent occupational hazards in general industry settings.
This 10-hour online program uses the latest regulatory standards as a guide. General industry workers are just a few clicks away from having a better grasp of the health and safety practices covered in OSHA Act Part 1910. Learn about crucial OSHA policies and guiding principles even if you’re on-the-go!
Who Should Take The OSHA 10-Hour Training?
Entry-level general industry workers are recommended to take our 10-hour safety program. It is also ideal for new employees who must comply with OSHA’s general industry standards. This web-based and interactive course from the eLearning pioneer is often taken to meet employer and state requirements for safety training. There are no prerequisites for this online course. Supplementary training may be needed, depending on work-specific hazards and requirements.
What Happens Next?
You may take the course anytime, anywhere as long as you’re connected to the internet. Actual training takes a minimum of 10 hours. To pass the quizzes and the final exam, you must score at least 70%. Enrollees may take the tests three times to achieve a passing rate.
Upon completing the training and the survey at the end of the course, you may be able to print the certificate on demand. Expect the DOL Wallet Card an official documentation for students who have taken the 10-hour outreach training to be mailed after six to eight weeks of course completion. Contact local regulatory authorities for complete training requirements about OSHA 10-hour courses.
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