OSX 950 - OSHA 500 - Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for the Construction Industry

2021 Dates Times Meetings Meeting Type Location Reg. Deadline Fee
February 22, 23, March 1, 2 8:30am–5:00pm 4 Weekday Online February 18 $775
April 19, 20, 26, 27 8:30am–5:00pm 4 Weekday Online April 15 $775
June 5, 6, 12, 13 8:30am–5:00pm 4 Weekend Online June 2 $775
August 23, 24, 30, 31 8:30am–5:00pm 4 Weekday Online August 19 $775
October 22, 23, 29, 30 8:30am–5:00pm 4 Weekday/ Weekend Online October 18 $775
December 13, 14, 20, 21 8:30am–5:00pm 4 Weekday Online December 9 $775
* Schedule(s) subject to change; contact our OSHA Assistant for scheduling questions | Updated 05/13/2021

Course Description

OSX 950 - OSHA 500 - Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for the Construction Industry with Raul GuzmanThis course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour construction safety and health Outreach Training Program. Using OSHA Construction Standards as a guide, this course places special emphasis on topics which are most hazardous.

This course allows the student to become a trainer in the OSHA Outreach Training Program, to conduct both 10- and 30-hour Construction Outreach classes. Students who wish to participate as authorized Outreach trainers must prepare a presentation on an assigned topic, and successfully pass a written exam at the end of the course.

Who Should Attend

Individuals responsible for overseeing safety on construction projects such as: hospitals, military installations, highways, federal building, cities, school districts, ports, refineries and many other projects.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Describe the requirements and resources for the OSHA Outreach Training Program
  2. Utilize adult learning principles and techniques
  3. Develop appropriate multi-media materials
  4. Explain the application of the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Act
  5. Describe the OSHA recordkeeping requirements
  6. Describe the OSHA and ANSI guidelines for safety and health programs
  7. Explain corrective actions for common hazards related to CFR 29 1926
  8. Identify required curriculum for the Outreach Training Program

CEUs: 3.0
Prerequisites: Students must successfully complete the OSHA #510 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Construction and have five (5) years of safety and health work experience in the construction industry. A degree in occupational safety and health, a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) designation may be substituted for two (2) years of work related experience. Students should obtain guidance on whether they meet this requirement from the OSHA Training Institute Education Center where they intend to receive the training. Authorized OSHA Outreach Training Program trainers are required to attend OSHA #502 Update for Construction Industry Outreach Trainers at least once every four (4) years to maintain their trainer status.
Course Length: 4 days

Recommended Materials: Pen, pencil, highlighter and writing pad. It is recommended that each student have a laptop/tablet for use in preparing presentations.


Equipment Requirements

  • Computer
  • Stand-alone webcam
  • 10ft USB cord
  • High-speed Internet access

Videoconferencing Resources

Steps to Enroll

  1. Submit a prerequisite verification form to osha@csudh.edu. The prerequisite form must clearly indicate that the applicant has 5 year of experience overseeing workplace safety in General Industry.
  2. When submitting the prerequisite verification form, your email should include the following statement:
    “I have read the testing and equipment requirements listed on your website and I’m able to meet these requirements.”
  3. Allow a minimum of three (3) business days for processing and to receive a permission number.
  4. Contact the Extended Education Registration Office to provide permission number and payment for course (310-243-3741, Option 1).

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