Safety Management

ASSP Safety Management Certificate Program

ASSP's Certificate in Safety Management coursework spans a wide variety of topics — ranging from leadership skills and ethics; to developing budgets and controlling workers’ compensation costs; to designing and adjusting safety systems and programs so they meet the needs of employees and businesses.


Requirements

Mandatory Courses (5.6 CEUs)

  • Safety Management I
  • Safety Management II
  • Corporate Safety Management

Elective Courses (1.4 CEUs)

Fourteen hours of electives are needed to complete the CEU requirement for the certificate. Please check back soon to view our elective course offerings.


Safety Management I

Investing in safety management can provide numerous benefits for your organization, like building brand value and goodwill, reducing the costs of accidents and injuries, improving productivity, and building a more competent and engaged workforce.

Through examples, case studies and other resources, you will learn the fundamental elements and techniques for implementing and managing an effective safety management system at your organization.

Specifically, you will learn how to:

  • Use proven techniques to establish accountability for safety efforts
  • Identify the elements of a safety management system and gain strategies for implementing them
  • Write effective policy statements and performance standards to help the management team execute its safety responsibilities
  • Promote safety to various levels in the organization
  • Understand the moral, financial and legal responsibilities of today’s safety professional
  • Create strategies to control workers’ compensation costs
  • Budget for a safety management effort

Credits

2.10 Continuing Education Unit

Length

3 days

Dates

August 3-5, 2020, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Instructional Method

Instructor-led course

Cost

$890; this includes all course materials, breakfast, and lunch. 

Payment plans are available.

Registration

Register online, or contact Katie Cromer at 803-641-3756 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Registration deadline is July 17, 2020.

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Safety Management II

Build on what you learn in Safety Management I to take steps to implement a safety management system within your organization and practice techniques to measure its effectiveness. This course is also ideal if you are seeking to strengthen an existing safety management system.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review various types of safety management systems and evaluate their application to the safety function
  • Practice various methods for assessing the performance of a safety management system
  • Consider various leading metrics and determine how they may benefit your organization
  • Improve safety performance through effective leadership, communication, training and ethical behavior

Credits

1.40 Continuing Education Unit

Target Audience

This course is appropriate for all OSH professionals.

Length

2 days

Dates

August 6 - 7, 2020, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Instructional Method

Instructor-led course

Cost

$770; this includes all course materials, breakfast, and lunch. 

Payment plans are available.

Registration

Register online or contact Kim Steele at 803-641-3741 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Registration deadline is July 17, 2020.

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Corporate Safety Management

Corporate Safety Management provides a forum to share challenges, craft solutions, and implement the necessary skills to be successful in positioning safety in your organization. Attendees learn through role play situations and thought-provoking exercises as opposed to instructional topic lectures.

Learning Objectives:

  • Design your safety management system to support business objectives
  • Influence and obtain management support for your safety efforts
  • Demonstrate business acumen and negotiation skills
  • Achieve work habits necessary for more effective safety management
  • Adjust safety efforts in response to corporate mergers, downsizing, rightsizing, and reorganizing
  • Benchmark your organization’s safety and health system

Credits

2.1 Continuing Education Units

Target Audience

This course is appropriate for all OSH professionals.

Length

3 days

Dates

September 22-24, 2020, 7:00 am – 5:00 pm

Instructional Method

Instructor-led course

Cost

$890; this includes all course materials, breakfast, and lunch. 

Payment plans are available.

Registration

Register online or contact Kim Steele at 803-641-3741 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Registration deadline is September 14, 2020.

Click here to Register Online

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