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OSHA 10 & 30 Hour Criteria Updated!

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OSHA released new Outreach Training Program Requirements on January 1 that will go into effect on April 1, 2018.  Here are a few highlights of the more significant changes…

  • “Introduction to OSHA” is now only required to last 1-hour instead of 2-hours.
  • “Optional Topics” for General Industry & Construction courses increased by 1-hour for the 10 & 30 hour.
  • “Fall Protection” is now required to last 1.5 hours instead of 1.25 hours in Construction courses.
  • New OSHA 10/30 Hour trainers must complete the OSHA 510 Course within 7-years of taking the OSHA 500 Course.
  • Outreach trainers must use their legal name on all documents.

For more information or a complete list of all changes, please click here.