Oregon Training: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations


For a Limited Time receive a FREE EHS Report "Recordkeeping for EHS Managers." This special report contains a recordkeeping checklist to help you keep track of your records for major environmental laws and OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard. Download Now

Large municipal waste combustor (MWC): Oregon Administrative Rules (OAR) 340-230-0373

Solid and infectious waste incinerators: OAR 340-230-0120

Crematory incinerators: OAR 340-230-0210

Asbestos abatement project certification: OAR 340-248-0150

Pesticide workers and handlers: OAR 437-002-0377, OAR 437-004-0002, and OAR 437-004-9800

Storage tanks:

Underground storage tank (UST) operator training: OAR 340-150-0210


Drinking water: OAR 333-061-0235 and OAR 333-061-0260

Spill prevention personnel: OAR 340-141-0160 and OAR 340-141-0200

Wastewater: OAR 340-049-0030 and OAR 340-049-0040

Workplace safety:

Bloodborne pathogens: OAR 437-002-1030

Cranes and derricks: OAR 437-002-0228

Regulatory Agencies

Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)

Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services (ODCBS) Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division (OR-OSHA)

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Oregon has adopted training requirements that are stricter than federal standards for asbestos abatement projects, oil SPCC personnel, pesticide agricultural workers and handlers, and UST system operators.

Administration and enforcement. DEQ administers and enforces the environmental training requirements.






Topic Training Refresher Training
Air— Large MWC OAR 340-230-0373 Chief facility operators, shift supervisors, and control room operators: an EPA or state-approved operator training courseAll employees with responsibilities that ...

>> Read more about Training

More on this topic:

Governing Law and Regulations
Regulatory Agencies
Comparison: State vs. Federal

State Requirements

National | Alabama | Arizona | Arkansas | California | Colorado | Connecticut | Delaware | Florida | Georgia | Illinois | Indiana | Iowa | Kansas | Kentucky | Louisiana | Maryland | Massachusetts | Michigan | Minnesota | Mississippi | Missouri | Montana | New Hampshire | New Jersey | New York | North Carolina | Ohio | Oklahoma | Oregon | Pennsylvania | Rhode Island | South Carolina | Tennessee | Texas | Utah | Virginia | Washington | West Virginia | Wisconsin |

Oregon Training Resources

Training Products

TrainingToday - Safety
The turnkey training tool to cost-effectively start and run your employee training and testing program."
TrainingToday - HR
The turnkey training tool to cost-effectively start and run your employee training and testing program."
Safety.BLR.com - Making Safety Training and Compliance Easier
Safety training and compliance just got easier. You get easy access to hundreds of training solutions, easy-to-understand regulatory analysis, analysis of federal and state full-text regs, regulatory activity, news, and best practices. Safety.BLR.com - your online safety solution."
Environmental Training Library
New Content includes Audio Presentations deliver EPA, RCRA, and HAZWOPER required training easily and effectively with the ready-to-use library of Microsoft PowerPoint® training meetings. The pre-written meetings developed by BLR's environmental training experts take the time and hard work out of delivering required hazardous waste training. DVD - high quality!"
HR Training Presentations in PowerPoint®
Complete PowerPoint® training program makes it easy to train your supervisors and managers on critical employment law topics. Carefully researched sessions are complete with customizable PowerPoint® slides, quiz, speaker's notes, and handouts. Now with audio presentations for the option to "play" the training or the trainer can use the powerpoint session to easily train supervisors on how to handle sensitive labor law issues like ADA, FMLA, sexual harassment, etc."
Free Special Reports
Get Your FREE Special Report. Download Any One Of These FREE Special Reports, Instantly!
Featured Special Report
Claim Your Free Copy of Recordkeeping for EHS Managers

One of the most tedious aspects of an EHS manager’s job is to keep track of a host of records. Laws have been passed in every jurisdiction requiring facilities to produce and retain records of various kinds. Don’t get caught without the necessary records in the event of a surprise EPA or OSHA inspection! This special report shows EHS managers at a glance the records they must keep on hand and for how long.

Download Now!

This special report contains a recordkeeping checklist to help you keep track of your records for major environmental laws and OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard.

Also included are 3 useful tables which provide:
  • A summary listing of federal environmental recordkeeping requirements
  • A list of federal safety recordkeeping requirements.
  • A list of federal recordkeeping requirements for DOT and the Department of Homeland Security as they apply to hazardous material transporters and chemical facilities.
Download Now!