Online Training for OSHA 500

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Before participating in the OSHA 500 training course online, applicants need to provide proof of safety experience through work experience or a college degree in occupational safety and a certification of completion of the OSHA 510 course.


OSHA 500 courses provide an overview of the most hazardous and referenced OSHA standards and details on how the provisions should be implemented on the construction site. Course participants also learn effective training techniques and rights and responsibilities.

Time Frame

The week-long courses are conducted by OSHA Training Institute Education Centers across the country and on the Internet. Successful participants are authorized to provide training for OSHA 10- and 30-hour construction courses for four years.

About the Author

Based in the U.K., Petra Turnbull has been working as a journalist since 1989. Her articles on the film and book trades have been published in "Screen International," "Dagens Naringsliv," "Film Magasinet" and other Scandinavian newspapers and magazines. She now manages her own book shop. Turnbull holds degrees in law and economics from Goethe University, Germany and Oslo Business School in Norway.

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