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Certificate Program Requirements

To earn an OSHA certificate in Safety & Health Fundamentals for General Industry, participants must complete a minimum of seven courses, totaling at least 68 hours of in-class training.

The consortium brings expanded opportunities for safety and health training for workers and employers by utilizing a large network of training centers throughout the five-state region and at LSU campuses across the state of Louisiana.

Three 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

Choose four elective courses

OSHA 2225 – Respiratory Protection
OSHA 2255 – Principles of Ergonomics
OSHA 2264 – Permit-Required Confined Space Entry
OSHA 3095 – Electrical Standards
OSHA 7000 – OSHA Training Guidelines for Safe Patient Handling
OSHA 7005 – Public Warehousing and Storage
OSHA 7105 – Introduction to Evacuation and Emergency Planning
OSHA 7115 – Lockout/Tagout [Controlling Hazardous Energy to Prevent Workplace Injury]
OSHA 7200 – Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control for Healthcare Facilities
OSHA 7205 – Health Hazard Awareness
OSHA 7210 – Pandemic Illness Preparedness
OSHA 7215 – Silica in Construction, Maritime, and General Industries
OSHA 7845 – Recordkeeping Rule Seminar
OSHA 7100 – Introduction to Machinery and Machine Safeguarding

OSHA #7100 Introduction to Machinery and Machine Safeguarding
OSHA #2045 Machinery and Machine Guarding Standards

OSHA #7300 Understanding OSHA’s Permit-Required Confined Space Standard
OSHA #2264 Permit-Required Confined Space Entry

Following course completion, participants must fill out and submit the General Industry Application Verification Form and Certificate Payment Form to the Mid-South OTI Education Center. If you have any questions regarding this process, please call 877-345-2515 or email info@midsouthoti.org.


The Mid-South OSHA Training Institute Education Center (OTIEC), named to represent the geographical region of the country it serves, is a consortium between Alliance Safety Council and Louisiana State University’s College of Engineering.

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