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OSHA 10 Hour General Industry Safety
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
This course provides a basic overview of the recognition and avoidance of unsafe conditions on the job site, and a basic understanding of OSHA General Industry regulations, enforcement, and compliance. Participants will discuss the OSHA standards that relate to walking and working surfaces, emergency action plans, hazardous materials, personal protective equipment, machine guarding, electrical safety, hazardous communication, hazardous substances, and safety and health programs. The course may also include industrial hygiene, bloodborne pathogens, and ergonomics.
Course Objectives
  1. have a basic knowledge of topics covered and how they apply to general industry.
Outline of Instruction
  1. OSHA 10 Hour General Industry Program:
    (1) Introduction to OSHA standards and interpretations.
    (2) Walking and Working Surfaces, including Fall Protection
    (3) Exit Routes, Emergency Action Plans, Fire Prevention Plans, and Fire Protection
    (4) Electrical Safety
    (5) Personal Protective Equipment
    (6) Hazard Communication
    (7) Hazardous Materials, Materials Handling
    (8) Machine Guarding
    (9) Safety and Health Programs

    Optional Topics include Industrial Hygiene, Bloodborne
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
US Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
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Certification Learning Outcomes/Requirements
  1. Upon successful completion of this course, students will earn the OSHA 10-Hour card for general industry.
CE to CU Articulation
Text and Supplies Needed
Provided by instructor.
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 100%
  2. Participation
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
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Course Contact Information
Michael Moore