Four new OSHA Training Institute (OTI) Education Centers have been named and 24 existing facilities have been renewed. The nonprofit centers offer training courses on OSHA standards and occupational safety and health issues.
The program was created in 1992 to complement the original OSHA training center in Arlington Heights, Illinois. The facilities provide training to private sector and federal personnel from agencies outside OSHA. During the 2012 fiscal year OTI centers trained more than 40,000 people, an all-time record.
The newest centers are:
The centers were selected through a national competition. For more information on the OTI program, visit www.OSHA.gov/dte/index.html.
- Florida State College at Jacksonville
- Volunteer State Community College, Gallatin, TN
- A consortium including Alliance Safety Council, Baton Rouge, LA, and Louisiana State University
- Arizona State University