General Industry / Construction

The 30-hour training program is intended to provide workers with some safety responsibility a greater depth and variety of training.

All outreach training is intended to cover an overview of the hazards a worker may encounter on a job site. Training emphasizes hazard identification, avoidance, control and prevention, not OSHA standards.
Promotes safety culture through peer training
Training is intended to be participatory, using hands-on activities
Trainers are able to tailor the training topics based on specific needs of their clients

Delivered By OSHA-Authorized Trainers

Through its national network of OSHA Training Institute (OTI) Education Centers, qualified individuals can become authorized OSHA Outreach trainers. Authorized OSHA Outreach Trainers deliver 10- and 30-hour outreach classes to workers in construction and general industry.

OSHA authorized outreach trainers are not OSHA personnel. Trainers are authorized (not certified) through this program to deliver Outreach training classes. Trainers are independent service providers and their schedules and fees may vary. Students may verify the status of an authorized outreach trainer. All authorized trainers must possess a trainer card which includes an expiration date along with the name of the authorizing OTI Education Center.