OSHA Requirements and Training Resources for Phoenix AZ
Who regulates worker safety in Phoenix AZ? The State of Arizona operates an approved State OSHA Program (ADOSH). Initial approval of the Arizona State Plan was published by federal OSHA on November 5 1974, and final approval for the State Plan program was published on June 20, 1985.
Authorized OSHA Trainers in Phoenix AZ
There is no official certification required to teach most OSHA training classes in Phoenix AZ. 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 Phoenix AZ and anywhere else in the state for a four-year period. The trainer is also authorized to conduct OSHA 30-hour construction training in Phoenix 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 Phoenix AZ and anywhere else in the state for a four-year period. The trainer is also authorized to conduct OSHA 30-hour general industry training in Phoenix 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 Phoenix AZL 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 Phoenix AZ
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 Phoenix as well as throughout AZ and in all other states and US territories.
AZ OSHA Training Regulations and Standards
Arizona adopts federal OSHA standards by reference and enforces OSHA standards contained within 29 CFR, parts 1910 (General Industry), 1926 (Construction) and 1928 (Agriculture). In addition, there are a few requirements that are unique to Arizona, including prohibition on the use of the short-handled hoe in agriculture work and the use of PVC pipe to transport compressed gasses, including air.
Information on Arizona’s standards and regulations are available at the ADOSH website. Links to federal OSHA training requirements for construction and general industry are available below on this page.
The Arizona State Plan applies to all public and private sector places of employment in Phoenix and the rest of the state of AZ, with the exception of Federal employees, the United States Postal Service (USPS), private sector maritime, employment on Indian Lands, areas of exclusive Federal jurisdiction; copper smelters, and concrete and asphalt batch plants that are physically located within mine property, which are subject to Federal jurisdiction.
Arizona OSHA Contact Information
The Arizona State Plan is administered by the Industrial Commission of Arizona (ICA) and within the ICA, the Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health (ADOSH) is responsible for enforcement and voluntary compliance. ADOSH is headquartered in Phoenix, and also has an office in Tucson.
800 W. Washington Street, 2nd floor
Phoenix, AZ 85007
The Federal OSHA National Emergency Hotline telephone number is 1-800-321-OSHA.
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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 ADOSH program staff directly to verify important information about OSHA training requirements in Phoenix AZ.