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OSHA 30 Hour General Industry Safety Certification
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
This course provides a comprehensive overview of the recognition and avoidance of unsafe conditions on the job site, and an understanding of OSHA General Industry regulations, enforcement, and compliance. Participants will discuss the OSHA standards that relate to hazard communication, confined spaces, means of egress, fire protection, walking and working surfaces, electrical safety, lockout/tagout, machine guarding, personal protective equipment, hazardous materials, powered industrial trucks, material handling and storage, and welding, cutting, and brazing.
Course Objectives
  1. be able to explain requirements in the OSHA 29 CFR 1910 standards that protect workers from common hazards in general industry workplaces.
Outline of Instruction
  1. The course will include 30 Hours of instruction in the following OSHA required topics:

    Introduction to OSHA
    Understanding OSHA Regulations
    Inspections and Penalties
    Hazard Communication
    Confined Spaces
    Means of Egress
    Fire Protection
    Walking and Working Surfaces
    Electrical Safety
    Machine Guarding
    Personal Protective Equipment
    Hazardous Materials
    Powered Industrial Trucks
    Materials Handling and Storage
    Welding, Cutting, and Brazing
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
US Department of Labor
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Certification Learning Outcomes/Requirements
  1. Upon successful completion of this course, students will earn the OSHA 30-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