OSHA Training & Certifications

California Cannabis OSHA Training

As the industry for cannabis changes and become more regulated, California State Assembly requires any licensed cannabis business in California to provide a Cal/OSHA 30-Hour General Industry Safety course to one supervisor and one employee

This certificate will enable cannabis industry-specific safety awareness to help in recognizing and reducing the risks of workplace injury. This course emphasizes hazard awareness, avoidance, control  & prevention. The course is designed for supervisors or workers with safety responsibilities. 

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30-Hr OSHA Standards for General Industry

Save Money: This training includes all required OSHA documents worth hundreds of dollars.

Occupational health and safety regulations that may apply to employers in the cannabis industry included in this training:

  • Introduction to OSHA and Cal/OSHA
  • Managing Safety and Health
  • Walking and Working Surfaces, including fall protection
  • Exit Routes, Emergency Action Plans, Fire Prevention Plans, and Fire Protection
  • Electrical
  • Introduction to Industrial Hygiene
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Materials Handling
  • Hazard Communication
  • Health Hazards
  • Electives – Hazardous Material (Flammable and Combustible Liquids, Spray Finishing, Compressed Gases, Dipping and Coating Operations)/Permit‐Required Confined Spaces/Lockout/Tagout/Machine Guarding/Welding, Cutting, and Brazing/Bloodborne Pathogens/Ergonomics/Fall Protection/Safety and Health Programs/Powered Industrial Vehicles/Heat Illness Prevention/Cranes & Hoisting Equipment
  • Record Keeping (300, 300A, 301)

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Evening Cal/OSHA Classes

Cannabis Clearwater will be hosting a Cal OSHA Training in the evening. 

When: Mon.-Wed. January 29, 30, 31. February 5, 6, 7. February 12, 13, 14 & February 19.    

Time:  6:00 PM – 9:00 PM PST

Where: This will be a web-based training through Zoom.  

The California Department of Industrial Relations requires all employers in the cannabis industry to take steps to protect their employees from health and safety hazards associated with their work. This includes all facets of the cannabis industry – including cultivation, distribution, lab testing, manufacturing, and retail.

Students who successfully complete this Cal/OSHA 30-hour general industry training will receive an industry-recognized Cal/OSHA 30-hour course completion card and certificate for general industry, related to these aspects of the cannabis industry.

To RSVP click on the “Evening January – February 2024 Cal/OSHA Sign-Up” button below. 

For questions see below contact. 

Matt Hayashi, Instructor – Email 

evada City, California 95959

(NCCA members receive a 15 percent reduction)

Order CAL OSHA General Industry Book

Order your CAL OSHA General Industry Book for Cannabis Clearwater OSHA Training Online. The book comes in many formats convenient for you: PDF, USB, Spiral Bound Book, and Perfect Bound Book. With pricing starting at  $19.99. Book is required for our CAL OSHA Class.

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Cannabis Clearwater now offers ONLINE evening classes from 6:00 pm to 9:00pm. Registration will fill up fast. Register Now.

Why Do I Need This Certification?

 In California, In accordance with the California Business and Professions Code, section 26051.5, employers with two or more employees must ensure one supervisor and one employee have successfully completed a Cal/OSHA 30-hour general industry outreach training course offered by a training provider that is authorized by an OSHA Training Institute (OTI) Education Center. https://www.dir.ca.gov/dosh/cannabis-industry-health-and-safety.html

OSHA Training Courses

  • Fed OSHA 10 Hr. Training
  • Fed OSHA 30 Hr. Training
  • Cal/OSHA 10 Hr. Training
  • Cal/OSHA 30 Hr. Training

What Can You Do With The OSHA Certification?

For Cal OSHA, they can use the Cal OSHA certification anywhere in the state of California under the general industry. For Fed OSHA Certification, they can use the OSHA card anywhere in the U.S. All of which demonstrates that the participant has learned the basic fundamentals of safety and health hazards.

How Will The Course Be Conducted Due to COVID-19?

Currently, this training will be held online via Zoom. Once local restrictions have been lifted, in-person classes will become available.

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