OSHA Requirements and Training Resources for Las Vegas NV
Who regulates worker safety and OSHA training in Las Vegas NV? The State of Nevada operates an Approved State OSHA Program which oversees most employers required to conduct OSHA training in Las Vegas Nevada. Initial approval of the Nevada state plan was published on January 4, 1974, and final approval was published on April 18, 2000.
In addition, the State of Nevada also requires all construction site workers to have completed the OSHA 10 hour construction training course to gain access to construction sites in Henderson or anywhere else in the state of NV. And supervisors must complete the OSHA 30 hour course for construction. In addition, the State of Nevada Legislature passed AB 190 which requires non-supervisory workers employed in the entertainment industry or the cannabis industry to complete the OSHA 10 hour general industry course, and supervisory personnel (those who can hire and fire) in those industries to complete the OSHA 30 hour general industry course.
Links to various NV state OSHA training laws are below:
Authorized OSHA Trainers in Las Vegas
There is no official certification required to teach most OSHA training classes in Las Vegas NV. However, you must make certain that on site OSHA 10 or 30-hour training classes are conducted by a trainer who is officially authorized to conduct these OSHA courses. 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.
Construction industry trainers must successfully complete the OSHA 510 course, followed by the OSHA 500 course. This qualifies the trainer to conduct OSHA 10-hour construction training in Las Vegas and anywhere else in NV for a four-year period. The trainer is also authorized to conduct OSHA 30-hour construction training in Las Vegas and elsewhere in the state. To maintain their status as an authorized OSHA Outreach trainer for construction, they must complete the OSHA 502 trainer update course every four years.
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 in Las Vegas and anywhere else in NV for a four-year period. The trainer is also authorized to conduct OSHA 30-hour general industry training in Las Vegas and elsewhere in the state. To maintain their status as an authorized OSHA 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 training classes in Las Vegas NV are authorized OSHA Outreach trainers. Scroll down to see links to all of the on site OSHA training classes we conduct listed below.
Online OSHA 10 and 30-hour Training Courses Accepted in Las Vegas
There are also OSHA-authorized online 10 and 30-hour training courses available for construction and general industry. However, you must pay close attention, as only those course providers that are specifically authorized to provide these courses can issue trainees the official DOL / OSHA 10 or 30-hour wallet cards. There are plenty of imitators out there who use deceptive fine print and “too good to be true” pricing to sell you a course that is not OSHA authorized. You can rest assured that the 10 and 30-hour online OSHA training courses offered on our website are authorized by OSHA, and are accepted in Las Vegas as well as all other states and US territories – Guaranteed!
Regulation of Workplace Safety & Health in the State of Nevada
Nevada adopts Federal OSHA standards by reference and enforces OSHA standards contained within 29 CFR, parts 1910 (General Industry), 1926 (Construction) and 1928 (Agriculture). So regulated employers would provide OSHA training in Las Vegas NV for their employees per that agencies rules. In addition, Nevada has adopted additional requirements to include: safety programs, cranes, steel erection, construction projects, asbestos, explosives, ammonium perchlorate and photovoltaic system projects. Nevada’s Occupational Safety and Health Standards and additional requirements can be accessed on the Nevada OSHA website. Links to federal OSHA training requirements for construction and general industry are available below on this page.
Who has jurisdiction over OSHA training in Las Vegas NV? The Nevada State Plan applies to all public and private sector employers in the State, with the exception of Federal employees, the United State Postal Service (USPS), private sector maritime, employment on Indian Lands, and areas of exclusive Federal jurisdiction.
Nevada OSHA Information
The Nevada State Plan is administered by the Division of Industrial Relations (DIR), Department of Business and Industry. Within the DIR, an enforcement section and consultation section have been established. Enforcement is provided by the Nevada Occupational Safety and Health Administration (Nevada OSHA).
Nevada OSHA Headquarters (Southern NV)
1301 N. Green Valley Parkway, Suite 200
Henderson, NV 89074
OSHA’s National Emergency Hotline telephone number is 1-800-321-OSHA. OSHA Training Services Inc. can be reached at 1-877-771-6742.
Las Vegas NV OSHA Training Resources
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Disclaimer: This information was obtained from the Federal OSHA website. OSHA Training Services Inc. makes every effort to ensure that the information on this page is accurate and up to date, but changes in state law and procedures affecting the information on this page are beyond our control. Contact Nevada state OSHA program staff directly to verify important information about OSHA training requirements in Las Vegas NV.