Lead Safety in General Industry: Protecting Your Health

Lead Safety in General Industry: Protecting Your Health and Ensuring Compliance

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OSHA Lead Standard

OSHA Exposure Limits

Why This Course Is Essential

Knowledge is the key to prevention!

The Lead Safety in General Industry Safety Course is meticulously designed to illuminate the critical aspects surrounding lead exposure and its manifold implications on both health and the operational integrity within the industrial sector.

This comprehensive course unveils the veil of toxicity that shrouds lead, unveiling its potential health impacts and the paramount importance of nurturing an informed awareness regarding these hazards.

Key Highlights:

  1. Understanding Lead Toxicity:
    • Delve into the heart of lead toxicity, exploring its roots and how it manifests in the industrial environment. Discover the adverse health effects, from acute to chronic exposure, underscoring the need for stringent safety measures.
  2. Importance of Lead Safety Awareness:
    • Unveiling the hidden menace: Understanding the widespread use of lead in materials and its potential health implications.
    • The silent adversary: Discover how lead exposure can occur unnoticed and accumulate over time to cause serious health conditions, including lead poisoning, which can be fatal.

Course Highlights:

  1. OSHA and NIOSH Compliance:
    • Navigate the regulatory landscape with a keen focus on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) standards. Learn how adherence to these guidelines not only fosters a safer workspace but also shields organizations from legal repercussions.
  2. Beneficial for All Employees:
    • Whether a newcomer stepping into the industrial domain or a seasoned employee, the knowledge imparted in this course is invaluable. It cultivates a robust understanding of lead safety measures, ensuring a safer working environment for all.
  3. Employability and Career Advancement:
    • Equip yourself with a credential that resonates with employers who prioritize a safe and compliant work environment. This course could enhance your employability and open avenues for career advancement within organizations that value a culture of safety and adherence to regulatory standards.
  4. Corporate Benefits:
    • Organizations stand to reap substantial benefits from having a workforce trained in lead safety. It translates to lower incident rates, adherence to legal standards, and a robust safety culture that can significantly enhance operational efficiency and company reputation.
  5. Practical Application and Real-World Scenarios:
    • Embark on a journey through real-world scenarios that bring to life the principles of lead safety. Through in-depth lessons, get a grasp of practical applications of the knowledge acquired, preparing you for real-world challenges on the job.
  6. Continuous Learning and Updating:
    • Stay abreast of the evolving regulatory standards and emerging best practices in lead safety. This course provides a solid foundation, encouraging a culture of continuous learning and updating to stay ahead in maintaining a lead-safe work environment.
  7. Certification:
    • Upon successful completion, earn a certification that not only validates your proficiency in lead safety but also serves as a significant feather in your cap in the job market.

Embark on a knowledge journey that not only equips you with critical safety insights but also enhances your employability in the competitive industrial sector. The Lead Safety in General Industry Safety Course is more than just a training program; it’s an investment in ensuring a safer, compliant, and more productive workspace, echoing a commitment to both personal and organizational excellence.

Through online training, and assessments, participants will emerge with the confidence and knowledge to tackle lead hazards head-on, making them invaluable assets to any entity focused on safety and excellence.

In less than six hours, this course helps provide the skills and competencies necessary to identify and mitigate lead-related hazards, effectively manage risks, and promote a culture of safety in the general industry. By the end of the course, participants will have the knowledge and tools to create a safer working environment, protect themselves and their colleagues, and contribute to the overall success of workplace projects.


This course is designed for workers, supervisors, and safety professionals in any industry who are responsible for ensuring the safety and well-being of employees. It is also suitable for individuals seeking to enhance their knowledge of lead safety. 


  • Minimal disruption to the working day – the course takes only half a day
  • Designed for anyone, in any general sector, worldwide
  • Provides the knowledge and tools required to identify roles and responsibilities in the construction or demolition environment.
  • High-impact programme
  • Efficient and effective learning – multiple lead safety topics are covered in a single, self-contained course.


Participants will have the knowledge and tools to create a safer working environment, protect themselves and their colleagues, and contribute to the overall success of construction projects.:

  • Minimise risk of an incident.
  • Improve your safety culture
  • Develop staff roles in critical point controls.
  • Achieve an internationally recognised and respected certification for staff
  • Enhance your reputation within the construction industry.


By taking this course, you’ll be able to:

  • Understand your own responsibilities for your safety
  • Identify and report on potential hazards
  • Assess workplace safety levels
  • Comply with the OSHA and international standards

The average time needed to complete the course is 6 hours and the minimum pass mark for the exam is 70% and we recommend the course is taking every 2 years.

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Who benefits From This Course

Everyone! Lead safety is a serious risk to our lives, homes and businesses.

The world is changing quickly and businesses need employees with training, knowledge and skills in order to be competitive.

People who continually develop their professional skills or pursue higher education and training, are placing themselves at the forefront for career advancement opportunities in their future.

By giving yourself or your employees, the knowledge to perform your role safely at work, you will stay safe at work and go home safe, which makes the rest and play time in life, far more rewarding, whatever it is you love to do.


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Course Includes

  • 31 Lessons
  • 1 Test
  • Course Certificate