Safety Inspection Techniques - OTC 308


Safety and health inspections are shown to be essential parts of the hazard control process. Under the OSHA law, employers have a responsibility to provide a safe workplace and to inspect workplace conditions to make sure they meet applicable safety standards. This course will concentrate on how inspections are conducted and how the information is used to improve safety and health.  You will learn the most commonly used safety inspection standards, tools and techniques in this course and learn an organized approach to inspecting and auditing projects to insure OSHA compliance and injury prevention.


  • Describe regulatory requirements for periodic inspections

  • Discuss various safety inspection technology and software applications

  • Be familiar with common inspection tools and techniques

  • Learn hazard identification, hazard prevention and control methods

  • Create thorough hazard identification reports

NOTE: Students will perform an inspection during a class field trip and will prepare a final inspection report.  Students are required to wear long pants and bring appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the course including hard hats, safety vests, safety glasses and work boots.  A laptop or tablet is also recommended.

A minimum of 5 years of safety experience or successful completion of the OSHA 510 Standards for Construction or 511 Standards for General industry course is required. 

Continuing Education Units (CEUs):     2.4

Course Length:   3 days




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Dublin, CA
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Brown 4/24 - 4/26 We Th Fr 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM $675.00 View
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Dublin, CA
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Brown 7/31 - 8/2 We Th Fr 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM $675.00 View