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 Public Sector Safety & Health Fundamentals Certificate

The certificate program in Pubilc Sector Safety & Health Fundamentals supports OSHA's mission by training public sector employees in occupational safety and health to reduce incident rates for workers in state and local governments.
The Certificate Program is also open to individuals in the private sector.

An application processing fee of $95 is due at the time of application

General Industry Certificate Requirements (Application Form)

Participants must complete a minimum of seven (7) courses, comprised of required and elective courses that include a minimum of 68 contact hours of training.

  • Participants must have completed the three (3) required courses. 
    • OSHA #511: Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry
    • OSHA #7500: Introduction to Safety and Health Management
    • OSHA #7505: Introduction to Incident (Accident) Investigation
  • Participants must have completed a minimum of four (4) elective courses.
    • OSHA #3095: Electrical Standards
    • OSHA #2264: Permit-Required Confined Space Entry 
      OR
       OSHA #7300: Understanding OSHA's Permit-Required Confined Space Standard
    • OSHA #7000: OSHA Training Guidelines for Safe Patient Handling
    • OSHA #7005: Public Warehousing and Storage
    • OSHA #2045: Machinery and Machine Guarding Standards 
      OR
       OSHA #7100: Introduction to Machinery and Machine Safeguarding
    • OSHA #7105: Evacuation and Emergency Planning
    • OSHA #7115: Lockout/Tagout
    • OSHA #7200: Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control for Healthcare Facilities
    • OSHA #7205: Health Hazard Awareness
    • OSHA #7210: Pandemic Influenza and Workplace Preparedness
    • OSHA #7845: Recordkeeping Rule Seminar

*Must complete a minimum of 29 contact hours.

 

Construction Certificate Requirements (Application Form)

Participants must complete a minimum of seven (7) courses, comprised of required and elective courses that include a minimum of 68 contact hours of training.

  • Participants must have completed the three (3) required courses
    • OSHA #510: Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Construction
    • OSHA #7500: Introduction to Safety and Health Management
    • OSHA #7505: Introduction to Incident (Accident) Investigation
  • Participants must have completed a minimum of four (4) elective courses.

*Must complete a minimum of 29 contact hours.

*It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure all required and elective courses have been completed prior to submitting this application. An application processing fee of $95 is due at the time of application.