Training and Development: New Mexico
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Authors: Iris L. M. Ring and Barbara G. Stephenson, Sheehan & Sheehan, P.A.
- Under the New Mexico Occupational Health and Safety Act, employers are required to train employees in understanding their responsibilities under the Act. See New Mexico Occupational Health and Safety Act.
- Beyond the requirements of NMOSHA, New Mexico law does not require that employers train employees. See Other Training.
- The New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions' Apprenticeship Council administers federally-registered apprenticeship programs. See Apprenticeship Training.
- New Mexico employers may qualify for training assistance through certain state initiatives. See Workforce Development.