This course is intended to update the authorized Disaster Site Worker trainer with new technical and regulatory information related to disaster response and the role of OSHA in coordinating occupational safety and health in the National Response Framework.  Participants will have the opportunity to share "lessons learned" from teaching OSHA #7600 Disaster Site Worker Course
OSHA #5600 Disaster Site Worker Trainer Course Authorized Outreach Training Program trainers are required to attend this course once every four (4) years to maintain their trainer status. The OSHA #5600 may also be used to maintain a trainer's authorized status.
  • If a trainer's authorization has expired, the trainer has a 90-day grace period after their expiration date to take OSHA #5602 Update for Disaster Site Worker Trainer Course.
  • Prior to registration, students must provide a copy of their current disaster site worker Outreach Training Program trainer card or an official transcript showing successful completion of the OSHA #5600 Disaster Site Worker Trainer Course from their respective OSHA Training Institute Education Center, for verification of trainer status.
  • If the grace period has expired, the former trainer must satisfy the prerequisite requirements for attending, and subsequently recomplete, the OSHA #5600 course.
To Apply:
In order to register for this course, you must apply using your legal name. (To update the name associated with your account, go to your account.)
You must also satisfy the course prerequisites. See the "Prerequisites" section above for more information.
  1. Request to attend the course submitted through the website must be submitted under the account of the person wishing to take the course. They cannot be submitted on behalf of another person.
  2. Log in or create an account to upload a copy of your current trainer authorization card below. Note the dates of the course you'd alike to attend on your submission.
  3. You will be contacted by email if you are approved to register.
8:30 am to 4:30 pm | Friday
Roosevelt Building - University of Washington
4225 Roosevelt Way NE, Suite 100
Seattle, WA 98105
You will need to bring a government issued photo ID.
This is a trainer course so you will be assigned an OSHA Subpart to present your class of peers. Please bring any teaching or technical aids that will assist your training techniques, such as a laptop computer with PowerPoint capabilities.