OSHA General Industry Safety

What is OSHA

OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ADMINISTRATION. OSHA’s Mission. Congress created OSHA to assure safe and healthful conditions for working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and providing training, outreach, education, and compliance assistance.

Course Information

Students will be introduced to OSHA Policies, procedures, and standards as well as general industry safety and health principles covered in OSHA Act Part. Special emphasis will be placed on areas most hazardous using OSHA standards as a guide.

Course Specification

Intended Participant:

Supervisors with health and safety responsibilities, Safety Directors, Managers, Engineers, Safety Inspectors, Safety Officers, Operations and Maintenance Supervisors and Foremen

Max Class Size:

25 Candidates

Course Duration:

2:3 Days

Certificate Expiry:

Don’t Expire

Assessment:

Risk Assessment Exam at the end of the course

Course Information Sheet:
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Materials

Student Materials Includes:

• Book

Hands-on Skill Practice

Students will practice the essential skills in small groups and will apply these skills in scenario sessions during the course

Assessment

• Students are assessed throughout the course by instructor observation and at the end will take a Risk Assessment Exam

Course Topics

  • Introduction to OSHA and Safety Regulations
  • Walking and Working Surfaces
  • Exit Routes, Emergency Action Plan, Fire
  • Electrical Safety
  • PPE
  • Hazard Communication
  • Materials Handling
  • Powered Industrial Trucks
  • Ergonomics
  • Hazardous Materials (Flammable & Combustible)

  • Permit Required Confined Space
  • Lock-Out & Tag-Out
  • Machine Guarding
  • Welding & Cutting
  • Introduction to Industrial Hygiene
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Fall Protection
  • Safety & Health Programs