Ohio Training regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Ohio Training: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Accidental Release Prevention Program: Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) 3745-104-20, OAC 3745-104-27, OAC 3745-104-28, OAC 3745-104-35, and OAC 3745-104-37

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Air: OAC 3745-21-18

Asbestos - Demolition and renovation: OAC 3745-20-04

Lead abatement: OAC 3701-82-01

Medical waste treatment facility operators: OAC 3745-27-32

Pesticide applicators: OAC 901:5-11-01 to 901:5-11-17

Storage tanks:

Underground storage tank (UST) installers and inspectors: OAC 1301:7-9-11 and OAC 1301:7-9-15


Ag waste: OAC 901:10-1-06

Public water system (PWS) and wastewater works operators: OAC 3745-7-01 to 3745-7-21

Workplace safety and health:

U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, 29 USC 651et seq., and regulations at 29 CFR 1910 and 29 CFR 1926

Public Employment Risk Reduction Program (PERRP), Ohio Revised Code Annotated 4167.01 et seq., and regulations at OAC 4167-1-01 to 4167-15-01

Regulatory Agencies

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (Ohio EPA)

Ohio Department of Commerce (ODC) Division of the State Fire Marshal Bureau of Testing and Registration

Ohio Department of Health (ODH)

Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA)

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Ohio has adopted training rules that are stricter than federal rules for asbestos abatement certification, lead paint abatement certification, personnel at medical waste treatment facilities, employees of commercial pesticide applicators, underground storage tank (UST) installers and inspectors, concentrated animal feeding facilities, and public water supply (PWS) and wastewater treatment system operators. See the TABLE for state-specific environmental training requirements.

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