Basic Safety Orientation (GI)
Employees may be exposed to many safety and health hazards while on the job. These include chemical hazards, fire hazards, electrical hazards, confined space hazards, etc. This course aims to present an overview of some basic workplace hazards and how employees can protect themselves from them.
- Understand the OSH Act, the functions and resources of OSHA
- Become aware of the OSHA inspection priorities and describe the inspection process
- Know the rights and responsibilities of employers and employees under the OSH Act
- Learn the major hazards associated with general industry work and how to avoid, protect or control them. This includes:
-Slips, trips, falls associated with walking and working surfaces
-Effective Egress and fire protection program
-Outline the general requirements for general safety standards
-Flammable and combustible liquids and gasses
-Hazards of chemicals
-Understand the value of personal protective equipment, usage and limitations
-Learn the basic elements of a safety and health program
Congratulations on successfully completing your "Basic Safety Orientation" course!
To print your Certificate of Completion please go to the "My Courses" section of your profile, and from the "Show" drop-down list select "Completed Courses". Once selected, please click on the "Print Certificate" icon in blue to print your Certificate of Completion.
You will find supplementary materials available for download by clicking the "Materials" tab on the menu located within the course player. Other reference materials are available from the OSHA website; please visit http://www.osha.gov/dte/outreach/
To reach our Outreach Trainer email us at email@example.com
Bio for Robert J. Aquadro, CSP
Bob has over thirty years of experience in achieving world class safety and health performance. Some of his major accomplishments include attaining OSHA Voluntary Protection Program STAR status and ISO 9002 certification. He helped lead a manufacturing plant to over 4 million hours without a recordable injury and a construction project to over 1 million hours without a recordable injury. He has successfully worked in a variety of industries from semiconductors and petrochemical plants to off shore construction projects both domestically and internationally.
To reach our Outreach Trainer email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All quizzes must be passed with a 70% to proceed forward to the next lesson. No quiz can be failed three times, if you fail any quiz or exam three times you will be permanently locked out of the OSHA Outreach Program online and will be forced to complete the course in the classroom.
The final exam must be passed with a 70% to successfully complete the course. If you fail any quiz or exam three times you will be permanently locked out of the OSHA Outreach Program online and will be forced to complete the course in the classroom.