UNCG Department of Environmental Health and Safety

Training Requirements for Safety Programs

Type of Training Initial Annual Additional Requirements
Asbestos, Worker (40 hr. training) Yes Yes air monitoring, medical records
Asbestos Awareness (2 hr. training) Yes Yes None
Asbestos Information (½ hr. training) Yes No None
Bloodborne Pathogens Yes Yes medical records
Chemical Hygiene Yes Yes medical surveillance
Compressed Air/Gases Yes No None
Electrical Safety Related Work Practices  Yes No None
Electrical & Machine Safety (Guarding) No No None
Ergonomics Yes No medical records
Fall Protection Yes No None
Fire Emergency Yes Yes None
Hazard Communication Yes No New Hazard
Hazardous Waste Handling Yes No None
Hearing Protection Yes Yes sound level monitoring, medical records, annual audiogram
Job Safety Analysis (Supv.) Yes No completion of survey on all job tasks performed by each employee
Lead Yes Yes air monitoring, and medical surveillance
Lifting Safety      
Lock Out/Tag Out Yes No survey of all equipment and preparation of procedures for each
Permit Required Confined Space Yes No monitoring of each job
Personal Protective Equipment Yes No job safety analysis
Powered Industrial Truck Yes No evaluation every 3 years
Respiratory Protection Yes Yes medical records, annual physical, fit testing every six months
Trenching & Excavation Yes No monitoring of each job
Welding & Cutting Yes No monitoring of each job