North Carolina OSHA 30-Hour Training for General Industry is designed for supervisors and safety professionals in most fields other than construction. The course is 100% online and meets all North Carolina OSHA training requirements.
Upon course completion, you will earn a North Carolina OSHA certificate and an official OSHA 30 DOL card. Your DOL card will be printed on durable plastic and is accepted nationwide as proof of training.
The 30-Hour North Carolina OSHA course is designed for supervisors and safety professionals in most industries not classified as construction. This includes manufacturing, warehousing, health care and more. Throughout the course, you will receive extensive training on workplace health and safety topics, including specific requirements found in the North Carolina State Plan.
North Carolina businesses must comply with the safety and health requirements set forth in the State Plan, which applies to most private sector employers within the state. Examples of employees outside of NC OSHA’s jurisdiction include federal employees and offshore maritime workers.
Wherever North Carolina OSHA standards differ from federal OSHA standards, North Carolina employers must comply with the state-specific rules.
Throughout the course, you will learn about key safety and health topics, including NC OSHA requirements and federal OSHA guidelines for general industry employees.
Upon completion of NC OSHA training, you’ll be prepared to:
You'll also learn about the following topics related to federal OSHA:
NC OSHA 30-Hour Training for General Industry includes nine modules on North Carolina-specific requirements. You can find an overview of each module below.
Topics covered in Module 1 include:
Topics covered in Module 2 include:
Topics covered in Module 3 include:
Topics covered in Module 4 include:
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Topics covered in Module 6 include:
Topics covered in Module 7 include:
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Topics covered in Module 9 include:
North Carolina 30-Hour Training for General Industry includes 30 hours of OSHA-authorized training and three additional hours of training specific to North Carolina OSHA. To earn your North Carolina OSHA certificate and OSHA 30 card, you will need to pass end-of-module quizzes and two final exams.
The North Carolina OSHA portion of the course includes nine end-of-module quizzes and a final exam. Each quiz has five questions, and you have an unlimited number of attempts to earn a passing score of 80% or higher.
The final exam contains 20 questions and has a time limit of 180 minutes. To pass the exam, you must earn a score of 70% or higher. Like the quizzes, you can retake the exam as many times as needed until you pass.
The federal OSHA portion of the course includes nine end-of-module quizzes and a final exam. You have up to three attempts to pass each quiz with a score of 70% or higher.
If you do not pass a quiz within the allotted three tries, you will be locked out of the course. To resume your training, contact our support team. Three unlocks are permitted throughout the duration of the course. If you are locked out of the course a fourth time, you will be required to re-register for the course and restart your training.
You will have 180 minutes to pass the 20-question final exam. You have up to three attempts to pass the final exam with a score of 70% or higher. If you do not pass the exam within three attempts, you will need to re-register for the course and start from the beginning.
OSHA Education Center is accredited by the International Accreditors for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and offers IACET CEUs for its learning events that comply with the ANSI/IACET Continuing Education and Training Standard.
IACET is recognized internationally as a standard development organization and accrediting body that promotes quality of continuing education and training.
This North Carolina OSHA course provides a total of 3.3 CEUs. You'll earn 0.3 CEUs for North Carolina OSHA training and 3.0 CEUs for 30-Hour OSHA training.
OSHA is the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. At the federal level, OSHA creates standards that ensure safe and healthful working conditions for workers across the country.
Some states, such as North Carolina, have created State Plans. These plans are OSHA-approved workplace safety and health programs that the state individually operates. North Carolina OSHA is one of those plans.
Your North Carolina certificate and OSHA 30 card will never expire. Some employers may require you to complete refresher training every few years to make sure you are up to date on workplace safety and health protocols. You should speak to your employer for more information on refresher training requirements.
This course contains 30 hours of federal OSHA Outreach Training and three hours of North Carolina-specific training. The program will take you at least 33 hours to complete.
OSHA has mandated that students can spend no more than 7.5 hours per day in OSHA Outreach training. This means that you will spend at least four days completing the federal OSHA portion your training. North Carolina OSHA training does not count toward the 7.5-hour daily limit.
The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) issues OSHA 30 cards to workers who complete 30 hours of OSHA Outreach training on industry-specific workplace safety topics.
The OSHA 30 card is wallet-sized and printed on durable plastic. You can present your card nationwide as proof of training.
Once you have successfully completed North Carolina OSHA training, your certificate of completion and OSHA Outreach certificate will be available for instant download. Your official plastic OSHA 30 DOL card will be mailed to you, typically within six to eight weeks of completing the course.
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