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2018 National Safety Council (NSC) Training for the Advanced Safety Certification (ASC) Offered

The National Safety Council’s (NSC) Advanced Safety Certificate is one of the credentials acknowledged by the Department of Labor & Industry for an individual to be recognized as a qualified accident and illness prevention services provider under the Health and Safety Regulations of the PA Workers' Compensation Act (act). The act requires that providers who deliver prevention services on behalf of a worker's compensation insurer or self-insured employer, or who deliver safety committee training in the three required topics for state certification or recognition, be qualified.
 
For 2018, the Bureau of Workers’ Compensation’s Health and Safety Division is, along with the NSC, co-sponsoring this training.
 
Courses/dates are:
 
Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene (FIH)
Fee: $1395 NSC Members, $1750 Non-members, $995 for Commonwealth of PA employees
Aug. 6-9
 
Principles of Safety and Health (POSH)
Fee: $1295 NSC Members, $1650 Non-members, $995 for Commonwealth of PA employees
April 23-26 & Nov. 5-8
 
Safety Management Techniques (SMT)
Fee: $1295 NSC Members, $1650 Non-members, $995 for Commonwealth of PA employees
July 9-12
 
Safety Training Methods (STM)
Fee: $1295 NSC Members, $1650 Non-members, $995 for Commonwealth of PA employees
Sept. 10-13
 
All classes will be held at the PennDOT Riverfont Office Center, 1101 S. Front St., Harrisburg, with free parking.
 
Meals will be on your own, and there is a cafeteria on site.
 
View the Narional Safety Council Advanced Safety Certificate document for course requirements, descriptions, online registration instructions, and directions for receiving your Commonwealth of Pennsylvania employee discount, or visit http://www.nsc.org.
 
 
"Accident Prevention Through Education"