4 days (32 hours)
Credits: 2.6 NSC CEUs
The certificate in Principles of Occupational Safety and Health is an intensive four-day course covering 19 topics that provide a solid understanding of the fundamentals of workplace safety and health. The course focuses on best practices for implementing and managing a safety program.
POSH is a great introduction for anyone new to safety responsibilities and an excellent review for experienced safety practitioners.
You Will Learn:
How to examine prior incidents to help you avoid mistakes and maximize the effectiveness of your safety initiatives
Record-keeping to prevent injuries and meet OSHA requirements
How to develop an emergency action plan
How to plan and conduct safety inspections
The impact of industrial hygiene and HazCom standards on your safety plan
Completion of POSH qualifies you to pursue the NSC Advanced Safety Certificate, a nationally recognized safety program that sharpens your safety and leadership skills so you can drive fundamental safety change throughout your organization.
For individuals on a career path in safety, this program provides a clear roadmap and best-in-class education to meet many industry-leading certification requirements.