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Introduction to OSHA – Basic Level Course

Basic Intro Course Teaches Employees About OSHA

The goal of this online introductory OSHA training course is to provide the student with a basic orientation about workers’ rights to be provided with a safe and healthful workplace, and how the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration, also known as OSHA, helps to achieve that goal.

The basic intro to OSHA course provides the student with an understanding of the following topics:

  • The origins and functions of the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA);
  • Which employers do and do not fall under OSHA’s jurisdiction;
  • Relationship between Federal OSHA versus State Plan OSHA Programs;
  • The application of different OSHA regulations to various workplaces;
  • Triggers that cause employers to be selected for OSHA compliance inspections;
  • An overview of the on-site OSHA inspection process;
  • Rights and responsibilities of employees and their employers under the OSH Act of 1970;
  • The process for employees to file a complaint with OSHA; and,
  • OSHA compliance assistance resources.

Introduction to OSHA - Basic Course for Employees - Only $9.99

This is essentially the same information covered in the Introduction to OSHA module of the OSHA 10 hour Outreach training courses.

Approximate Course Length – 70 minutes

Prerequisites – None

Language – English (student must be able to read and understand English to complete this course).

Testing – You must score at least 80% correct to pass each module quiz and the final exam. If you pass a module quiz, you will be directed to the next module, and if you pass the final exam you will be able to print your certificate of completion. If you do not pass a module quiz or final exam, you can retake it a second time, and if necessary, a third time. If you fail the third attempt of a quiz or exam, you can repeat the module or exam again and attempt the quiz/exam again.

Certification – Students who successfully complete this course can print their personalized Certificate of Completion, which includes the course title, students name, date the course was completed, name and signature of the instructor, and logo of the training course provider.

Course Materials – Printable notes packet & links to useful information and resources.

Refund policy – 72 hours from purchase, barring course completion.

Cost – Only $9.99 per course. Bulk discounts automatically applied for bulk purchases of 5 or more of this course.

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