OSHA 511 Course Description

OSHA 511 - Occupational Safety & Health Standards for General Industry

This course covers the OSHA standards for general industry found in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 1910 along with other relevant policies, procedures, and safety and health principles for general industry. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous and most frequently cited by OSHA. This course is provided by the Mid-South OTI Education Center. Minimum Contact Hours: 26 hours

Learn to:
  • 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
  • Implement an effective recordkeeping procedure
Topics covered:

  • 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/working surfaces
  • OSHA recordkeeping
  • Ergonomics