OSHA 511 - General Industry Standards Course

  • ASU Chandler Innovation Center

This course covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards, as well as general safety and health principles. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA general industry standards. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous, using OSHA standards as a guide.

  • Start
    4 days
    Location Chandler

Course Details

Meeting Time: 

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


  • DEWSC Alumni, Military Veterans, or current members of ASSE or AIHA -  $740.00.
  • Members of AGC or ABA Arizona Chapters - $690.00.

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe specific requirements in the OSHA 29 CFR 1916 standards that protect workers from hazards associated with general industry
  • Explain the processes and rules for OSHA inspections, citations and penalties
  • Explain the basic OSHA record keeping requirements for injuries and illness
  • Demonstrate the ability to navigate the OSHA standards, letters of interpretations and compliance directives in order to find answers to regulatory questions

This course is a prerequisite to the OSHA #501 Trainer Course. This course is also suitable for anyone that wants to gain knowledge regarding the content and scope of the 29CFR 1910 OSHA General Industry Regulations.

The registration fee for this course includes a printed copy of the 29CFR 1910 standard, various handout material, and electronic copies of selected presentation materials. The course is delivered in person using a combination of lectures, audio/visual presentations, group workshops, and hands-on demonstrations.

About the Instructor

Jack Podojil

Mr. Podojil has 41 years of experience in the Industrial Safety, Health and Environmental field. He is a Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHCM), Certified Hazard Control Manager (CHCM), Registered Environmental Assessor (REA), Registered Environmental Professional (REP), Accredited Safety Auditor (ASA), a Certified Utility Safety Administrator (CUSA) and a Certified Professional Environmental Auditor (CPEA), Certified Homeland Security Manager--Level III (CHS - III).

Mr. Podojil has presented motivational and safety seminars for many Fortune 500 companies including the Boeing Company, General Electric International, Allied Signal, Lockheed-Martin Aerospace, Northrop Grumman, the Brady Corporation, as well as the Pacific Rim Safety Council, American Society of Safety Engineers, National Safety Council, Southwest Safety Council, Texas Safety Association, the University of Washington and Cornell University. He is a requested expert witness in safety and health matters representing legal organizations throughout the United States and Canada.


ASU Chandler Innovation Center
249 E. Chicago Street


What is the cancellation policy if I sign up for this course but am then unable to attend?

Resources for courses are allocated based on course registration, therefore we must strictly enforce the following cancellation policy: Classes cancelled more than 10 days in advance are eligible for a full refund of the course fees, or credit towards a future course. Classes cancelled within 10 days of the start of the class will be charged a cancellation fee of 15% of the course registration fees and the balance may be applied towards registration in a future course. Cancellations within 48 hours of the start of the course, or no-shows, will forfeit the course registration fees.

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