OSX 951 - OSHA 501 - Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for General Industry

2021 Dates Times Meetings Meeting Type Location Reg. Deadline Fee
March 25, 26, April 1, 2 8:30am–5:00pm 4 Weekday Online March 22 $775
June 7, 8, 14, 15 8:30am–5:00pm 4 Weekday Online June 3 $775
September 13, 14, 20, 21 8:30am–5:00pm 4 Weekday Online September 9 $775
November 22, 23, 29, 30 8:30am–5:00pm 4 Weekday Online November 18 $775
* Schedule(s) subject to change; contact our OSHA Assistant for scheduling questions | Updated 05/13/2021

Course Description

OSX 951 - OSHA 501 - Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for General IndustryThis course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour General Industry Outreach Training Program. Using OSHA General Industry 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 General Industry 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 in industries such as: Construction, Manufacturing, Agriculture, Maritime and General Industry.

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 1910
  8. Identify required curriculum for the Outreach Training Program

CEUs: 3.0
Prerequisites: Students must successfully complete the OSHA #511 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry and have five (5) years of safety and health work experience in general 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 General Industry Outreach Training Program trainers are required to attend OSHA #503 Update for General 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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