OSHA 511: Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry

Course Description

Get an overview of OSHA policies, procedures, and standards, as well as general industry safety and health principles. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA general industry standards, with special emphasis placed on the most hazardous areas, while using OSHA standards as a guide. Participants must pass a multiple-choice test for successful completion. This course is a prerequisite to the OTI 0501P - OSHA 501: Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry.


CRN Start date End date Format Location Cost
15102 Mar 16, 2015 Mar 20, 2015 Classroom Huntsville, AL $875
15103 Apr 13, 2015 Apr 16, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, GA $875
15185 May 11, 2015 May 15, 2015 Classroom Nashville, TN $875
15104 Jun 8, 2015 Jun 12, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, GA $875
15010 Jul 14, 2015 Aug 11, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, GA $875
15105 Jul 20, 2015 Jul 24, 2015 Classroom Orlando, FL $875
15106 Aug 10, 2015 Aug 14, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, GA $875
15535 Sep 21, 2015 Sep 25, 2015 Classroom Myrtle Beach, SC $875
15107 Oct 5, 2015 Oct 9, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, GA $875
15150 Nov 16, 2015 Nov 20, 2015 Classroom Asheville, NC $875

Special Discounts

There are discounts available for this course. Please use one of the coupon codes below at checkout. Note: Only one coupon code can be used per shopping cart.

Groups: Groups of three or more from the same company can receive 10% off any OSHA, EST, or HAZ course – Use coupon code GROUP

Georgia Tech Employees: Georgia Tech employees receive 50% off any OSHA, EST, or HAZ course – Use coupon code GT-50

Who Should Attend

Entry-level or early safety and health professionals, individuals serving on a safety committee, human resources, supervisors who oversee safety and health general industry related topics in the workplace

How You Will Benefit

  • Select the appropriate OSHA standards that apply to a hazard.

  • Identify elements of a successful safety and health program.

  • Identify the more frequently cited OSHA standards.


  • Hazard violation workshop

  • Means of egress and fire protection

  • Personal protective equipment

  • Material handling

  • Electrical safety standards and work practices

  • Hazard communication

  • Introduction to industrial hygiene

  • Machine guarding

  • Lockout/tagout

  • Walking and working surfaces

  • OSHA recordkeeping

  • Ergonomics



  • Photo identification (present at check-in)
  • Current version of the required OSHA 29 CFR 1910 General Industry Safety Standard

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Myrtle Turner Harris, Ph.D., MPH, CET