OSHA Training Albany NY
If you need OSHA training in Albany NY or the surrounding area, you are in the right place! OSHA Training Services Inc. offers employers and workers the OSHA-authorized training resources needed to help you meet OSHA training requirements. To obtain a quote for an on site OSHA training class for your group, simply reference information towards the lower part of this page.
We also offer the most popular online OSHA courses like OSHA 10 and 30-hour and confined space entry training, plus many other training resources you need to get onto the job in Albany NY.
Authorized OSHA Trainers in Albany NY
There is no official certification required to teach most OSHA training classes in Albany NY. However, you must make certain that on site OSHA 10 or 30-hour training classes are conducted by a trainer who is officially authorized to conduct these OSHA courses. The trainer must first complete a series of OSHA trainer classes provided by one of the OSHA Education centers located around the country. You can confirm their status as a currently authorized OSHA Outreach trainer by asking to look at their credentials proving they completed the following trainer courses.
Construction industry trainers must successfully complete the OSHA 510 course, followed by the OSHA 500 course. This qualifies the trainer to conduct OSHA 10-hour construction training in Albany NY and anywhere else in the state for a four-year period. The trainer is also authorized to conduct OSHA 30-hour construction training in Albany NY and elsewhere in the state. To maintain their status as an authorized OSHA Outreach trainer for construction, they must complete the OSHA 502 trainer update course every four years.
General industry trainers must successfully complete the OSHA 511 course, followed by the OSHA 501 course. This qualifies the trainer to conduct OSHA 10-hour general industry training in Albany NY and anywhere else in the state for a four-year period. The trainer is also authorized to conduct OSHA 30-hour general industry training in Albany NY and elsewhere in the state. To maintain their status as an authorized OSHA Outreach trainer for general industry, they must complete the OSHA 503 trainer update course every four years.
Be assured that our trainers who conduct on-site OSHA training classes in Albany NY are authorized OSHA Outreach trainers. Scroll down to see links to all of the on site OSHA training classes we conduct listed below.
Online OSHA 10 and 30-hour Training Courses Accepted in Albany NY
There are also OSHA-authorized online 10 and 30-hour training courses available for construction and general industry. However, you must pay close attention, as only those course providers that are specifically authorized to provide these courses can issue trainees the official DOL / OSHA 10 or 30-hour wallet cards. There are plenty of imitators out there who use deceptive fine print and “too good to be true” pricing to sell you a course that is not OSHA authorized. You can rest assured that the 10 and 30-hour online OSHA training courses offered on our website are authorized by OSHA, and are accepted in Albany NY as well as all other states and US territories.
Regulation of Workplace Safety & Health in Albany NY
Worker safety for private companies needing OSHA Training in Albany New York is regulated by the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). The State of New York operates a state OSHA program (PESH) exclusively for State and local (e.g.: municipal, county, state . . .) employers. In addition, the State of NY requires all workers on many publicly funded construction sites to complete the OSHA 10 hour construction course.
OSHA Training Regulations and Standards
Federally regulated employers located in Albany New York are governed by the Federal OSHA health and safety standards found in the 29 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). These include, but are not limited to, the OSHA workplace poster requirements in Part 1903, OSHA injury and illness recordkeeping requirements in Part 1904, general industry standards in Part 1910, maritime standards in Parts 1915, 1917 and 1918, construction standards in Part 1926, and agricultural standards in Part 1928. Companies needing OSHA training in Albany NY should comply with the applicable standards.
Links to the federal OSHA general industry and construction standards containing training requirements are available below on this page.
The primary agency that regulates private businesses needing OSHA training in Albany NY is OSHA. Federal employers in NY also operate under the jurisdiction of Federal OSHA. There is one Federal OSHA office located in upstate NY:
Albany Area Office
401 New Karner Road, Suite 300
Albany, NY 12205
NY State OSHA Program for Public Sector Employers
The New York State Plan (PESH) applies to all public sector employers in the State, including: State, County, Town, and Village governments, as well as Public Authorities, School Districts, and Paid and Volunteer Fire Departments.
The State of New York also has a state law requiring most workers on publicly funded construction sites in Albany and the rest of NY state to possess the OSHA wallet card proving they have successfully completed the OSHA 10 hour construction training course. See link to NY state law below:
OSHA Training Resources
OSHA Training Conducted at Your Site in Albany NY (see available classes below)
On-Site OSHA Training Classes in Albany NY
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Disclaimer: This information was obtained from the Federal OSHA website. OSHA Training Services Inc. makes every effort to ensure that the information on this page is accurate and up to date, but changes in state law and procedures affecting the information on this page are beyond OSHA’s control. Contact OSHA program staff directly to verify important information about OSHA training requirements in Albany NY.