Professional Education Course

OSHA 503: Update for General Industry Outreach Trainers

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

Important Course Information

APPLY FOR OSHA 503

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2014 Schedule
Course Fees:
  $615 course with 29 CFR 1910 (book), or $580 without book

  • Oct 7-9, 2014- Georgia Tech Global Learning Center (Atlanta, GA) - CRN 14028

2015 Schedule
Course Fees:  $679 course with OSHA 29 CFR 1910 (book), or $640 without book

  • Jan 13-15, 2015 - Georgia Tech Global Learning Center (Atlanta, GA) - CRN 15140
  • March 31-Apr 2, 2015 - Georgia Tech Global Learning Center (Atlanta, GA) - CRN 15141
  • June 2-4, 2015 - Georgia Tech Global Learning Center (Atlanta, GA) - CRN 15142
  • July 14-16, 2015 - Georgia Tech Savannah (Savannah, GA) - CRN 15143
  • Oct 6-8, 2015 - Georgia Tech Global Learning Center (Atlanta, GA) - CRN 15144

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 OSHA 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 OSHA 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 OSHA 501 or OSHA 503 course completed. General Industry Voluntary Compliance Outreach Trainers must take OSHA 503 every four years: If your card has expired, you must retake the OSHA 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 OSHA course.
  • Students in the OSHA 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 OSHA 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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