Is Your OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Trainer OSHA Authorized?
There is no official certification required to teach most OSHA training classes. However, you must make certain that on site OSHA 10-hour general industry training classes are conducted by a trainer who is officially authorized to conduct this OSHA course. The trainer must first complete a series of OSHA trainer classes provided by one of the OSHA Education centers located around the country. You can confirm their status as a currently authorized OSHA Outreach trainer by asking to look at their credentials proving they completed the following trainer courses.
OSHA 10-hour General industry trainers must successfully complete the OSHA 511 course, followed by the OSHA 501 course. This qualifies the trainer to conduct OSHA 10-hour general
industry training for a four-year period. To maintain their status as an authorized OSHA 10-hour Outreach trainer for general industry, they must complete the OSHA 503 trainer update course every four years.
Be assured that our trainers who conduct on-site OSHA 10-hour general industry training classes are authorized OSHA 10-hour Outreach trainers. We will conduct the OSHA 10-hour training course for general industry at your worksite for a group of eight or more students.
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OSHA 10-hour General Industry Training Class- Overview
The OSHA 10 Hour training course for general industry is intended to provide students with an overview of the basic health and safety hazards present in the workplace, and ways to avoid those hazards. The OSHA 10 hour general industry training course also provides students with an overview of how the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) operates.
The 10 hour OSHA general industry training class is based on the Federal OSHA 1910 general industry standards. We also address State-specific OSHA requirements, where applicable. This OSHA 10 training course is designed for workers in most factories and manufacturing operations, health care industries, transportation and warehousing, chemical plants, oil and gas production operations, and service industries, and is accepted in all 50 states, DC, and the US territories.
The OSHA 10 hour training course in general industry standards was created by OSHA, who has authorized certain OSHA Outreach trainers to conduct this 10-hour training class for a group of workers. The OSHA 10 training courses are presented in a classroom setting (usually spread over two consecutive days). Our OSHA trainer will come to your site to conduct an OSHA 10 general industry training course in either English or in Spanish.
Every student who successfully completes an OSHA 10 hour general industry training course will receive the official DOL / OSHA 10 hour general industry training wallet card. The OSHA 10-hour general industry training wallet cards, which are now made of plastic and are much more durable than the old paper cards, are accepted in all 50 states and the US territories. Students will also receive a personalized certificate for their OSHA 10 hour general industry training course.
Mandatory Topics covered in the OSHA 10-hour general industry training Class
Topics take approximately 6 to 7 hours to complete
Some optional add-on topics for the 10 hour general industry training class
Select two or three additional topics to fill out the 10 hours