OSHA 10 Hour Training Course - General Industry Version
The OSHA 10 Hour training course for general industry is designed to help workers get up to speed on some of the basic health and safety hazards present in the workplace. 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 OSHA 10 hour training course for general industry is based on the OSHA 1910 standards. This OSHA 10 training course is intended for workers in most factories and manufacturing operations, health care providers, warehousing, and service industries.
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), or individual trainees can take an online OSHA 10 hour training course.
When a student successfully completes an OSHA 10 hour general industry training course, they will receive the official OSHA 10 hour wallet card. The cards are accepted in all 50 states.
Here are the mandatory topics that will be covered in the OSHA 10-hour general industry training course. These topics take approximately seven hours to cover:
Introduction to OSHA
Walking and Working Surfaces
Exit Routes, Emergency Action Plans, Fire Prevention and Protection
Personal Protective Equipment
The balance of the 10 hour general industry training course can be used to cover a few of the following topics:
Lockout - Tagout
Introduction to Industrial Hygiene
Safety and Health Program
So gather up a group of workers and have the safety professionals from the OSHA Training services network of OSHA-authorized Outreach trainers conduct the OSHA 10 hour general industry training course at your site.