OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Course

This OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Course provides basic training on OSHA requirements and safety and health hazards within general industry.  

This course is intended for entry level employees and persons newly entering the workplace and are seeking basic training on OSHA and occupational hazards.  

Through the OSHA Outreach Training program, an OSHA-authorized Outreach trainer will deliver this course (1.5 days Actual Length). Upon successful completion students will earn the, “OSHA 10 Card for General Industry.” This completion card is provided by the OSHA Training Institute. 

Learning Objectives: 

  • Understand importance of OSHA in regulating employee safety in the workplace
  • Knowledge of employees' rights and employer responsibilities
  • Recognize various manufacturing processes, tasks, and equipment
  • Identify common hazards found in the workplace

*OSHA 10 & 30-Hour courses are NOT the prerequisites for the, “OSHA 501 – Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for General Industry.” Students seeking authorization to teach this curriculum must take, “OSHA 511 and OSHA 501 courses.”  Finally, OSHA Outreach Training is voluntary and it cannot be utilized to meet an employer’s required compliance training responsibilities.

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Peggy Young

Peggy Young has been with Riverland Community College since 1991 and joined the Riverland Customized Training and Education team in 2008.  Her focus is on Industrial Safety, Manufacturing, Leadership, Trade & Industry, and providing Strengths-based training as a StrengthsQuest Educator. Peggy is also the Department of Labor – MnAMP grant manager and MJSP grant coordinator for Riverland Community College.  Peggy works with individuals and business clients to provide solutions through customized training with a focus on curriculum enhancement and extended learning initiatives.

Contact Peggy Young at 507-433-0602 or peggy.young@riverland.edu for more information about programs, courses, and services.