Certificate Programs

 

Safety and Health Specialist Certificate Program

As of April 1, 2012 there are some changes to the the grids for the Safety & Health Specialist Program; Two new courses have been added 445 Laboratory Safety, which is a new elective for the Industrial Hygiene participants, and 446 Indoor Air Quality, which is now a core for the Industrial Hygiene program and an elective for the General Industry program. In addition the 7845 Recordkeeping Rule course has been eliminated as a core course for the entire program. Only new registrants need to concern themselves with these changes.

The Safety and Health Specialist Certificate Program is designed for safety and health professionals wanting additional knowledge and credentials in the field of safety and health. This well-rounded learning experience allows you to gain the skills necessary to create solutions to workplace safety challenges.

Construction
General Industry
Industrial Hygiene
Fire Prevention & Life Safety

Registration Packet PDF

Crossover Table PDF

Notice regarding the Safety & Health Specialist for Healthcare & Emergency Planning: Our Health Care and Emergency Planning Safety and Health Specialist program is currently suspended pending OSHA’s release of a new OSHA Standards for Healthcare Facilities. Those who are already working on their Certificate for HC&EP may continue to do so. When the new course is in place and some adjustments made to the program itself, we will reintroduce the revised Safety and Health Specialist for Health Care and Emergency Planning. For questions or concerns please contact us at oshaed@keene.edu or call 800-449-OSHA (6742).

If you have any questions regarding the Certificate Programs, please email the Certificate Program Coordinator – Cheryl Sprague, at csprague1@keene.edu.

Certified Safety and Health Official

The Certified Safety and Health Official (CSHO) program offered through Keene State College Region 1 OTIEC, is a practical OSHA training-based advanced certificate program.

Construction
General Industry

Registration Packet PDF

Crossover Table PDF

NOTE: The CSHO Certificate Program has been amended in keeping with the national program. All applicants registering March 1, 2011 and following will be required to fulfill these amended criteria. All participants registered prior to March 1, 2011 should continue with the program as it was at the time of their registration.

If you have any questions regarding the Certificate Programs, please email the Certificate Program Coordinator – Cheryl Sprague, at csprague1@keene.edu.

NEW! Public Sector Safety & Health Fundamentals Certificate Program

This program is unique as it is signed and authorized by the Directorate of Training and Education (OSHA). The target audience for this new certificate, is public sector organizations with employees who are seeking occupational safety and health training to strengthen their current efforts in workplace safety.

Public Sector program grids and description (pdf)

Download Application for Construction (Word Doc)
Download Application for General Industry (Word doc)

Registration Fee Payment Form (pdf)