OSHA is the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, that was created under the Occupational Safety and Health Act, which was signed by President Richard M. Nixon on December 29, 1970.
Under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, OSHA’s role is to assure safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women, by authorizing enforcement of the standards developed under the Act; by assisting and encouraging the States in their efforts to assure safe and healthful working conditions: by providing for research, information, education, and training in the field of occupational safety and health.
OSHA training is presented at several different levels:
OSHA 10 Hour Training – Construction Industry
OSHA 10 Hour Training
40 Hour HAZWOPER Training