Skip to main content

Videoconferencing Courses

Videoconferencing Courses

OSHA Training Institute Education Center (OTIEC) and non-OTIEC* courses are now available via videoconferencing!

The health, safety and well-being of our students, instructors, and staff is of utmost importance to the National Resource Center OSHA Training Institute Education Center (OTIEC) at West Virginia University (NRC-WVU OTIEC).  Due to the current coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the NRC-WVU OTIEC will be conducting OTIEC courses via videoconferencing utilizing Zoom.  OTIEC Courses will be conducted at the day/time. Attendance at all class sessions is required.

*Non-OTIEC courses are also offered via the videoconferencing method.

To be able to attend videoconference courses using Zoom, you will need the following:

  • A tablet, laptop or desktop computer that has keyboard, video camera and microphone capabilities 
  • Internet connection - broadband wired or wireless (3G or 4G/LTE)

  • 2-way audio: speakers and a microphone – built-in or USB plug-in or wireless (note: students can use the microphone and speakers built into a tablet, laptop or desktop computer. Headphones and, or earphones with a microphone are recommended)

  • 2-way video – built in or USB plug-in video web camera (note: students can use the video camera internal to their device or use external device).

  •  PDF viewer on their device

  • Smartphones will not be permitted as a device to attend a videoconferencing course.

OTIEC Course Enrollment limited to OSHA Region III*

OSHA Region III Map (WV, PA, VA, DE, MD, DC)
Enrollment for NRC OTIEC Videoconference is limited* to individuals in OSHA Region III - Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia.

If you are a WVU student or a WVU Safety & Health Extension student in the past, please email us at about eligibility.

Upcoming Videoconferencing Courses