OSHA Requirements and Training Resources for Newark NJ
Who regulates worker safety and OSHA training in Newark NJ? Workplace safety and health for most private sector employers, including OSHA training in Newark New Jersey, is regulated by the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
New Jersey operates a public sector only occupational safety and health program (PEOSH) under a plan approved by the U.S. Department of Labor. In addition, many public agencies requires all workers on many publicly funded construction sites NJ and neighboring states to complete the OSHA 10 hour construction training course.
Authorized OSHA Trainers in Newark NJ
There is no official certification required to teach most OSHA training classes in Newark NJ. 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 Newark NJ and anywhere else in the state for a four-year period. The trainer is also authorized to conduct OSHA 30-hour construction training in Newark 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 Newark NJ 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 Newark NJ 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 Newark 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 Newark NJ
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 Newark NJ as well as in all other states and US territories.
OSHA Training Regulations and Standards
Federally regulated employers located in New Jersey 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 record-keeping 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. Therefore, regulated companies needing OSHA training in Newark NJ need to comply with the OSHA regulations. Links to federal OSHA training requirements for construction and general industry are available below on this page.
Who has jurisdiction over OSHA training in Newark NJ? Federal OSHA exercises jurisdiction over most private employers in Connecticut. Federal employers in NJ also operate under the jurisdiction of Federal OSHA. There are three Federal OSHA offices located in Northern New Jersey:
Avenel Area Office
1030 St. Georges Avenue
Plaza 35, Suite 205
Avenel, New Jersey 07001
Hasbrouck Heights Area Office
500 Route 17 South
Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey 07604
Parsippany Area Office
299 Cherry Hill Road, Suite 103
Parsippany, New Jersey 07054
The OSHA national emergency hotline telephone number is 1-800-321-OSHA.
OSHA Training for Public Agency Workers in New Jersey
The New Jersey State Plan (PEOSH) applies to all State, County and Local government agencies, public authorities, fire departments, and school districts. Additional information on the New Jersey State Plan’s Public Sector Consultation Services can be found at the State website.
OSHA Training Resources – Newark NJ
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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 our control. Contact OSHA program staff in NJ directly to verify important information about OSHA training requirements in Newark NJ.