Introduction to Cal-OSHA & Conducting Safety Inspections

  • Classroom

This course provides participants with information and training related to the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (CalOSHA), including topics such as the functions of CalOSHA, requirements for a safe workplace, the roles of employers and employees, and CalOSHA inspections and citations. This course also provides information and hands on training for conducting an effective safety inspection. This course is intended to improve employee awareness of CalOSHA's purpose and role. You will also learn how to identify hazards in the workplace.

If you are a person with a disability and need an accommodation to participate, please contact the California JPIA training division by email,, within two business days of the training date, noting that the Authority is closed on Fridays. 

Topics Covered

  • Functions Of Cal OSHA
  • Requirements for a Safe Workplace
  • Roles of Employers and Employees
  • Cal OSHA Inspections and Citations
  • Hands on Training for Conducting an Effective Safety Inspection
  • Identify Hazards in the Workplace


4 hours


CalOSHA Title 8, Section 3203


As Needed

Who Should Attend:

Employees Who Would Benefit From Having An Understanding Of CalOSHA And Conducting Safety Inspections