Program Description

Companies hire occupational safety and health managers to design, develop, and deploy effective safety management systems within the organization. If you work in the construction industry, you will need to know how to apply safety concepts to this dangerous field.

This program is designed for current or potential OSH managers or directors in the construction industry who are responsible for establishing or managing their organization's safety and health program. Emphasis is placed on gaining the knowledge and skills needed to design, develop, and deploy a world-class safety management system, and tailoring and applying that knowledge to the construction industry.

Individual Benefits

If you are a current or prospective safety manager in the construction industry, it's essential you complete this program. By completing this program, you will be able to:

  • Learn how to effectively manage a company's construction safety and health program.
  • Stay current on OSHA's regulations applicable to the construction industry.
  • Develop the skills needed to build an effective safety management system (SMS).
  • Understand the safety manager's role, responsibilities, and qualifications needed in the construction industry.
  • Continue to build on your leadership skills and ability to effect positive change.

Business Benefits

Managers are responsible for ensuring all employees are trained to safely perform their job duties in the dangerous construction industry. By completing this program, managers in the construction industry will be able to:

  • Develop the knowledge and skills needed to oversee the safety management system (SMS).
  • Monitor workers and the environment to quantify the risks associated with your worksites.
  • Develop safety policies to improve standards for worksites.
  • Prepare for emergencies.
  • Improve system quality through reduced workplace accidents and injuries.

To qualify for this program certificate, students must complete all required courses listed below. There is no time limit to complete the required courses.

  1. 702 Effective Accident Investigation
  2. 703 Introduction to OSH Training
  3. 705 Hazard Communication Program
  4. 706 Conducting a Job Hazard Analysis
  5. 708 OSHA Recordkeeping Basics
  6. 709 Personal Protective Equipment
  7. 710 Energy Control Program - LOTO
  8. 712 Safety Supervision and Leadership
  9. 715 Electrical Safety Basics
  10. 717 Emergency Action Plans
  11. 718 Fire Prevention Plans
  12. 722 Ergonomics Program Management
  13. 744 Working with OSHA
  14. 751 Hearing Conservation Program Mgmt
  15. 755 Bloodborne Pathogens Program Mgmt
  16. 800 Intro to Construction Safety Mgmt
  1. 802 Trench and Excavation Safety
  2. 803 Scaffold Safety Program Mgmt
  3. 804 Scaffold Erection and Inspection
  4. 805 Fall Protection in Construction
  5. 806 Focus Four - Falls
  6. 807 Focus Four - Caught-In/Between
  7. 808 Focus Four - Struck-By
  8. 809 Focus Four - Electrocution
  9. 810 Hand and Power Tool Safety
  10. 813 Construction Worksite Safety
  11. 814 Heavy Equipment Safety
  12. 815 Demolition Safety
  13. 816 Confined Spaces in Construction
  14. 820 Cranes and Derrick Safety I
  15. 821 Cranes and Derrick Safety II
  16. 833 Developing a Construction SMS
  17. 850 Health Hazards in Construction