OSHA 7510: Introduction to OSHA for Small Business - Free Seminar

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for owners and managers of small businesses. The goal of the course is to help participants gain an understanding of OSHA operations and procedures and learn how they can work with OSHA to prevent or reduce injuries and illnesses in their workplaces. Included in the course is information on the background of OSHA, standards, the inspection process, implementing a safety and health program, and assistance available to small businesses.

Course ID: OTI 7510P
Course Format: Classroom

Important Course Information

Contact Sarah Cooper (sarah.cooper@gtri.gatech.edu or 404-407-7431) with questions about this course. To register, go to www.oshainfo.gatech.edu

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CRN Start date End date Format Location Cost
15561 Mar 4, 2015 Mar 4, 2015 Classroom Savannah, Georgia $0

How You Will Benefit

  • Describe the tools OSHA uses to reduce workplace injuries and illnesses.
  • Identify basic employer and employee responsibilities and rights under OSHA.
  • Recognize how OSHA standards are organized and developed.
  • Select the steps of the OSHA inspection process.
  • Recognize the 4 elements of a safety and health management system.
  • Obtain information about compliance assistance.

Content

  • Background of OSHA
  • Coverage, Responsibilities and Rights under OSHA
  • Standards, Recordkeeping and Reporting
  • OSHA Inspection Process
  • Implementing a Safety and Health Management System
  • Assistance to Small Businesses

For Course-Related Questions

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