AdvanceOnline Solutions is the provider of this OSHA Outreach Training Program online course.
Each year, more and more employers train their workers with the OSHA Outreach Program for general industry. This 10-hour general industry course is the online version of that successful program and is intended to provide instruction on a variety of general safety and health standards. As an OSHA 10-hour course, you are expected to spend a minimum of 10 hours in the course.
This course is intended for all employees. OSHA recommends Outreach Training Program courses as an orientation to occupational safety and health for workers. Workers must receive additional training, when required by OSHA standards, on the specific hazards of the job.
Course topics include: Introduction to OSHA, Walking Working Surfaces, Workplace Fires and Emergencies, Electrical Safety, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Hazard Communication, Bloodborne Pathogens, Permit-Required Confined Spaces, Lockout/Tagout, and Forklift Safety.
Upon completion of the OSHA 10-Hour Construction Course, the student will be able to:
- Explain the importance of OSHA in providing a safe and healthful workplace to workers covered by OSHA
- Apply the OSHA regulations for walking and working surfaces to avoid slips, trips, and falls in the workplace, and recognize safe work practices for installing, maintaining, and using stairs, ladders, and scaffolds
- Explain the OSHA requirements for exit routes and Emergency Action plans and describe OSHA requirements for Fire Prevention plans and portable fire extinguishers
- Identify safe work practices around electricity, including understanding electrical terms, basic electrical safety principles, and regulations which pertain to electrical safety
- Select a variety of PPE based on a workplace evaluation and the types of hazards, and take responsibility for correctly fitting, maintaining, and using personal protective equipment
- List the elements of the Hazard Communication Standard and its training program, outline a Written Hazard Communication Program, list requirements for Material Safety Data Sheets and hazardous chemical inventories, and identify hazard warning labels
- Identify bloodborne pathogens and common symptoms, and list engineering and work practice control measures that protect employees against exposure to bloodborne pathogens
- Identify a confined space, its hazards, requirements for confined spaces as listed under the Permit-Required Confined Spaces Standard, and duties and responsibilities of confined space workers
- Identify hazardous energy sources and use appropriate energy-isolating devices, and describe the procedures for conducting a lockout/tagout
- Recognize safe operating procedures for forklifts, workplace hazards, and how to handle special types of forklifts.
Applicable OSHA Policies
- OSHA limits all OSHA Outreach Training (classroom and online) to a maximum of 7.5 hours training per day in all OSHA 10-Hour courses. Therefore, the 10-Hour courses must be taken over a minimum of two days.
- This course follows the recent OSHA Program Jurisdiction Restrictions which limits student course completion card issuance within U.S. jurisdiction (the 50 States and certain U.S. Territories). Please note that Authorized OSHA Outreach Trainers sign and mail OSHA 10-Hour Wallet Cards to students who successfully complete this course.
This course addresses regulations listed in OSHA 29 CFR 1910.
IACET Continuing Education Units
AdvanceOnline Solutions is authorized by IACET to offer 1.0 CEUs for this program.
Online Course Features
- Easy navigation
- Supplementary material
- Links to regulations
- Real-world scenarios
- Objective-based exams
- Continuing Education Units