Home Service Technician Safety Training

There are many devices in the home that often require regular maintenance. Air conditioners, stoves, furnaces, and electrical equipment can break at any moment and cause major problems for a household. Below, you’ll find a list of training topics that are required for most Home Service Technicians.

OSHA Required Training

Ladder / Stairway
OSHA Regulation: 1926.1060

When OSHA Requires Ladder / Stairway Training:

Employees that are required to use ladders or stairways should be trained on the hazards associated with their usage. See full OSHA regulation for more details.

Training Frequency

Provide retraining so that the employee maintains the understanding and knowledge acquired from the training.

Downloadable Ladder / Stairway Training Resources (free):


  • Ladder Safety Powerpoint


  • Ladder Safety Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Ladder Safety Training Videos (paid):

  • ladder safety

    Ladder Safety by Atlantic Training

  • ladder safety

    Ladder Safety in Construction by Atlantic Training


  • Stairways & Ladders by Coastal Training

Electrical
OSHA Regulation: 1910.332

When OSHA Requires Electrical Training:

When an employee faces the risk of electric shock that is not reduced to a safe level by engineering controls. See full OSHA regulation for more details.

Training Frequency

None specified.

Downloadable Electrical Training Resources (free):


  • Electrical Safety Awareness Training Powerpoint


  • Electrical Safety Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Electrical Training Videos (paid):


  • Electrocution Hazards In Construction Environments PART I by Atlantic Training


  • Preventing Electrocutions by Atlantic Training


  • Electrical Safety by Atlantic Training

Fire Extinguisher
OSHA Regulation: 1910.157(g)

When OSHA Requires Fire Extinguisher Training:

When fire extinguishers exist in the workplace, the employer should train employees on their usage. See full OSHA regulation for more details.

Training Frequency

Annually.

Downloadable Fire Extinguisher Training Resources (free):


  • Fire Extinguisher Training Powerpoint


  • Fire Extinguisher Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Fire Extinguisher Training Videos (paid):


  • Using Fire Extinguishers Safely by Atlantic Training


  • Portable Fire Extinguishers Protecting People And Property by Coastal Training


  • Fire Extinguisher Safety by Atlantic Training

Industry Best-Practice Training
(Not required by OSHA)

Ergonomics

Training Frequency

Annually

Downloadable Ergonomics Training Resources (free):


  • Ergonomics Powerpoint


  • Ergonomics Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Ergonomics Training Videos (paid):


  • Industrial Ergonomics by Atlantic Training


  • Office Ergonomics by Atlantic Training


  • Laboratory Ergonomics by Atlantic Training

Slips, Trips and Falls

Training Frequency

Annually

Downloadable Slips, Trips and Falls Training Resources (free):


  • Slips, Trips and Falls Powerpoint


  • Slips, Trips and Falls Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Slips, Trips and Falls Training Videos (paid):


  • Slips, Trips & Falls by Atlantic Training


  • Slips Trips and Falls in Construction by Atlantic Training


  • Slips, Trips and Falls Taking The Right Steps by Coastal Training

Hand Safety

Training Frequency

Annually

Downloadable Hand Safety Training Resources (free):


  • Hand Safety Powerpoint


  • Hand Safety Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Hand Safety Training Videos (paid):


  • Hand, Wrist & Finger Safety by Atlantic Training


  • Hand, Wrist and Finger Safety in Construction Environments by Atlantic Training


  • Hand and Power Tool Safety by Atlantic Training