The Air Contaminants Awareness for General Industry training from OSHA Education School is an introductory-level safety course that teaches OSHA’s standards regarding air contaminants as established within Subpart Z 29 CFR 1910.1000 for General Industry. Participants can expect the course to focus on identification, exposure controls, and use of tables found in Subpart Z. Additionally, the course provides a general overview of chemicals that may be absorbed through the skin.
OSHA Education School’s Air Contaminants Awareness for General Industry course discusses OSHA’s standards surrounding air contaminants in the workplace. Additionally, participants will learn about engineering, administrative, work practice, and personal protective equipment (PPE) control measures. Specific course topics include the following:
Limits for air contaminants
Airborne contaminant controls
General safety requirements
Specific industry terms covered throughout the course include the following: