OSHA Training Requirements

osha training requirements

Got all the training bases covered? As you know, OSHA requires employees to be trained on certain topics annually, and others need to be repeated when a process change occurs.

Here's a chart to help you stay on top of OSHA training requirements. Keep it handy to help plan your compliance efforts and help ensure you don't miss any mandatory training.

Annual Required Topics Training Frequency: Initial & Annual

  • Asbestos
  • Benzene
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • First Aid (every 3 years)
  • CPR (annually per the American Red Cross, every 2 years per the American Heart Association)
  • Portable Fire Extinguisher
  • Hazardous Waste
  • Hearing Conservation/Noise
  • Lead
  • Resource Conservation & Recovery Act (RCRA)
  • Respiratory Protection
  • Toxic Substance & Control Act (TSCA)

Initial & Repeat Required Topics Training Frequency: Initial & Repeat When Changes Occur

  • Confined Space
  • Crane/Hoist Operation
  • General Electrical & Arc Flash
  • Electrical for Qualified Workers
  • Emergency Action & Fire Prevention Plans
  • Fall Protection
  • Hot Work
  • Hazard Communication
  • Ionizing Radiation
  • Fork Lift/Powered Industrial Trucks (driving test every 3 years)
  • Lockout/Tagout
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Powered Platforms
  • Welding

OSHA Top 10 | OSHA Compliance Training

OSHA’s 10 most frequently cited standards for fiscal year 2013 were announced October 1 at the 2013 NSC Congress and Expo in Chicago. The list is preliminary.

Check out our programs designed to help your organization comply with the training requirements of these specific standards. Preview online!

OSHA Standard
 
FY 2013
Total Violations
Corresponding Training Programs
by DuPont Sustainable Solutions
1 Fall Protection
(1926.501)
8,241
2 Hazard Communication
(1910.1200)
6,156
3 Scaffolding
(1926.451)
5,423
4 Respiratory Protection
(1910.134)
3,879
5 Electrical, Wiring Methods
(1910.305)
3,452  
6 Powered Industrial Trucks
(1910.178)
3,340
7 Ladders
(1926.1053)
3,311
8 Lockout/Tagout
(1910.147)
3,254
9 Electrical, General Requirements (1910.303) 2,745
10 Machine Guarding
(1910.212)
2,701