About This Service

Basic Safety Training is a five-day course designed to provide a firm technical background in safety. Some of the topics covered include:
  • Introduction to OSHA
  • General Safety & Health
  • Injury Illness Prevention Program
  • Ergonomics Program Management
  • Occupational Safety & Inspection Techniques
  • Reporting Occupational injury & Illness

The course is free of charge to state agencies.  To view availability and enroll visit the DGS Training Registration System


  • State Administrative Manual Section 2580.4


Statewide Health and Safety

Office of Risk and Insurance Management
Department of General Services

707 Third St, First Floor
West Sacramento, CA 95605

Phone: (916) 376-5309
Email: statewidehealthandsafety@dgs.ca.gov