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, and to issue cards to participants after verifying course completion. Students who wish to participate as authorized trainers in the OSHA Outreach Training Program must prepare a presentation on an assigned OSHA General Industry Outreach Training Program topic individually or as part of a group and successfully pass a written exam at the end of the course. Minimum student contact hours: 26

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.

Materials: All students are required to have a current copy of OSHA’s 29 CFR 1910 General Industry Regulations for the course. If you already have a copy, bring it with you to class. If you don’t have a current copy you may order one at time of registration for an additional $30.

Student Requirements: It is recommended that you bring a laptop and 4 GB thumb drive to class to facilitate the preparation and delivery of your class presentation.

Registration Information: The Prerequisite Verification Form is required to complete the registration process. Please call (615) 230-3358 or e-mail: to request a Prerequisite Verification Form. In order to register for this class you must submit proof of successful completion of the OSHA #511 Standards for General Industry course (copy of course completion certificate is required). Experience must be documented on the Prerequisite Verification Form and submitted to our office: Email: Fax: (615) 230-3362 Mail: Volunteer State Community College OSHA Training Institute Education Center 1480 Nashville Pike; Bldg. 300; Ste. 106 Gallatin, TN 37066 Upon approval you must call (615) 230-3358 to register.

Prerequisites: 1. Students must successfully complete the OSHA #511 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry. 2. Five (5) years of general industry safety and health work experience. 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. 3. Students should obtain guidance on whether they meet these prerequisite requirements from the OSHA Training Institute Education Center where they intend to receive the training.


Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Locate OSHA safety and health standards, policies, and procedures
  • Describe the use of OSHA standards and regulations to supplement an on-going safety and health program
  • Identify common violations of OSHA standards such as lockout/tagout, walking and working surfaces, hazardous materials, and welding
  • Describe how to conduct internal training on OSHA regulations and recordkeeping.


  • Introduction to OSHA standards and hazard violation workshop
  • Overview of the OSH Act and 29 CFR 1903
  • Citations and proposed penalties
  • Means of egress and fire protection
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Material handling
  • Electrical safety standards and work practices
  • Hazard communication
  • Introduction to industrial hygiene
  • Machine guarding, Lockout/tagout
  • Walking/working surfaces
  • OSHA recordkeeping
  • Ergonomics

Cost $780 per person

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