Professional Education Course

Update for General Industry Outreach Trainers

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Course Title: Update for General Industry Outreach Trainers
Program ID: OTI 503P Subject: Safety & Health Training

Important Course Information

APPLY FOR OTI 503

OSHA requires all people interested in attending the OTI 503 update course to submit proof they have previously completed the OTI 501 or OTI 503 course, along with the completed verification form for approval before they will be authorized to register. Click here to apply.

 

OTI 503 Course Schedule
Course Fees:
  $615 course with 29 CFR 1910 (book), or $580 without book

  • April 1-3, 2014- Georgia Tech Global Learning Center (Atlanta, GA) - CRN 14025
  • June 3-5, 2014- Georgia Tech Global Learning Center (Atlanta, GA) - CRN 14026
  • July 15-17, 2014- Georgia Tech Savannah (Savannah, GA) - CRN 14027
  • Oct 7-9, 2014- Georgia Tech Global Learning Center (Atlanta, GA) - CRN 14028

Identification Required

Participants must present photo identification upon course check-in and onsite registration. The Georgia Tech OSHA Training Institute Education Center will verify the identity of each individual attending an OTI course.

Course Description

Maintain your general industry trainer status. Become familiar with recent changes to OSHA standards for the most common hazards and violations. This course is for private-sector personnel who have completed the OTI 501 instructor course. General industry voluntary compliance outreach trainers must take this course every four years. If your card has expired, you must retake the OTI 501 course and the exam.

How You Will Benefit

  • Locate and apply recently adopted or revised OSHA general industry safety and health standards, policies, and procedures
  • Use recent changes in OSHA standards and regulations to supplement an ongoing safety and health program
  • Identify common violations of OSHA standards and propose abatement actions
  • Describe recent developments in abatement procedures for selected safety hazards

What Is Covered

  • OSHA inspection policy updates
  • OSHA procedures and standards updates
  • Safety and health program management
  • Training techniques

Course Materials

Course fee includes latest version of the required OSHA 29 CFR 1910 General Industry Safety Standard.  However, if you already have a copy, you may choose to register at the alternate course fee *without* the book, but be sure to bring your copy with you to class.

Student Requirements

  • A current Outreach Trainer card or transcript for the last OTI 501 or OTI 503 course completed. General Industry Voluntary Compliance Outreach Trainers must take OTI 503 every four years: If your card has expired, you must retake the OTI 501 course and exam.
  • OSHA’s 29 CFR 1910 General Industry Standards: If purchased from Georgia Tech, must be preordered at the time of registration with at least 10 days prior to the course start date.
  • Participants must present photo identification upon course check-in and onsite registration. The Georgia Tech OSHA Training Institute Education Center will verify the identity of each individual attending an OTI course.
  • Students in the 503 are required to conduct presentations. We recommend you come prepared with training material and laptop/flash drive. Presentation time will vary depending on class size with an average time of 15 minutes. Presentation topic related to an OSHA Subpart will be assigned at the beginning of the course.

Prerequisites

Participants are required to have completed the OTI 501 course.

Course Administrator

Myrtle Turner

Course Notes

Parking Pass

When you register, you may choose to purchase a parking pass for an additional fee (Atlanta offerings only). The pass is valid for parking in the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center parking deck.

Certificate Information

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