How to Get OSHA Certification

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) enforces regulations designed to keep the workplace safe. Get OSHA certification for your occupation and/or business.

You will need

  • Internet access
  • Nearby OSHA training facility
  • Online trainer
  • Completion card

Step 1 Go to the OSHA website Go to the Certificate and Degree Programs page at osha.gov. Read certificate program descriptions specific to your occupation.

Step 2 Go to outreachtrainers.org Go to an OSHA-recommended website, and enter your zip code to search for an OTI (OSHA Training Institute) facility near you.

Step 3 E-mail for a current list of online trainers E-mail the Department of Labor for a current online trainer list at outreach@dol.gov if you don’t live near an OTI facility.

Step 4 Enroll in a training program Enroll in a training program online or at an OTI facility. After taking classes, you’ll get your certification or completion card and be OSHA certified.