USF OTI Education Center

USF Health - College of Public Health

OSHA 6005 (formerly #6000)

6005 – Collateral Duty Course for Other Federal Agencies

Days: 3  Hours: 22.5  CEUs: 2.2  Tuition: $750  

Course Description:

This course covers the OSH Act, Executive Order 12196, and the OSHA General Industry Standards. This course is intended for federal agency collateral duty safety and health personnel. With use of the OSHA General Industry Standards, special emphasis is placed on areas in general industry which are most hazardous. Upon course completion students will have the ability to define general industry terms, identify hazards that occur in general industry, determine appropriate standards and regulations for federal agencies, locate OSHA General Industry Standards, policies, and procedures, and describe the use of the OSHA General Industry Standards and regulations to effectively assist agency safety and health officers with inspection and abatement efforts. Minimum student contact hours: 22.5

Scheduled Classes

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Course Objectives:

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the OSH Act, 29 CFR 1960 and 29 CFR 1910
  • Describe major provisions of Executive Order 12196
  • Identify selected safety and health hazards and the corresponding OSHA standards, such as machine guarding, portable tools, welding, cutting, and brazing
  • Describe abatement methods for selected safety and health hazards such as hazardous materials
  • Explain and apply workplace inspection procedures consistent with established OSHA policies, procedures, and directives.

Course Topics:

  • Hazard communication
  • Introduction to accident investigation
  • Introduction to the OSH Act and 29 CFR 1960
  • Introduction to OSHA standards and hazard violation workshop and review
  • Office safety
  • Walking and working surfaces
  • Means of egress and fire protection
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Material handling
  • Electrical standards
  • Introduction to industrial hygiene


Registration Policy (Changes effective January 2021)

Updated 2021 Nov 17-16:57