What is OSHA Outreach Training?
The OSHA Outreach Training Program purpose is to promote workplace safety and health and make workers more knowledgeable about workplace hazards and their rights. The OSHA Outreach Training Program provides training on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of workplace hazards. Outreach classes also provide overview information regarding OSHA, including workers’ rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint.
Why chose PDH STAR for your OSHA 30 online training?
PDH STAR has partnered with a global leading safety company, Underwriters Laboratories (UL) to form PDH STAR PureSafety and bring you online OSHA 30 and OSHA 10 courses, including actively proctored version satisfying the New York Local Law 196. As an authorized provider of OSHA Outreach Training, PureSafety Outreach Training has been designed to confirm to all federal OSHA requirements for online Outreach training. These online courses would allow you to complete the training at your own pace and receive the official Department of Labor OSHA card.
Which training should I take?
The 10-hour training program is primarily intended for entry level workers. 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.
What is covered in the OSHA 10- and 30-hour outreach courses?
The 10-hour outreach courses provide basic awareness training on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of workplace hazards. The course also provides information regarding workers’ rights, employer responsibilities, and filing a complaint.
The 30-hour outreach courses provide a greater depth and variety of training on an expanded list of topics associated with workplace hazards in each industry. OSHA provides authorized trainers procedures for each industry program on the topic outlines for each industry.
What are the benefits of OSHA Outreach Training?
There are numerous reported benefits of taking the OSHA 30 or OSHA 10 online training. Some of these include:
- Promotes safety culture through peer training
- Training is completed in your own pace, and is bookmarked to restart when you return
- Topics have been selected to suit most of the construction roles and activities
- Outreach training content includes hazard recognition and avoidance, workers’ rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint
- Training emphasizes the value of safety and health to workers, including young workers