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Safety Coordinator (BP/EP) Occupational Certificate

Overview and Award Outcomes

Overview

Safety Coordinators are a key position with great responsibility within many organizations. Safety Coordinators can save companies tens of thousands of dollars while protecting their most important asset, their employees. Safety Coordinators are responsible for the health and safety of employees, which includes organizational safety policies, procedures, practices and administrative controls for safety. Safety Coordinators are responsible for employee training and compliance in such areas as hazard recognition and control, industrial hygiene, fire protection, accident investigations, regulatory inspections, and laws, regulations, and standards.

Award Outcomes

Select safe work practices.

Recognize compliance with relevant regulations.

Compare technical and procedural information.

Categorize chemical/physical properties.

Resolve unanticipated or changing conditions.

Manage hazardous materials release.

Utilize response principles.

Select personal protective equipment.

Recognize compliance with relevant regulations.

Career Opportunities

This program will prepare individuals to understand, implement, and lead organizations in the area of Occupational compliance. There is a wide range of employment as well as advancement opportunities for the individual who seeks a career in becoming a Safety Coordinator. Graduates of this program will be able to advance or enter a career path in the safety fields.

Program Requirements

Technical Studies Required 30 Credits

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
ENHS1005Introduction to Industrial Processes

3

ENHS1010Introduction to Safety and Health

3

ENHS1015Fire Protection

3

ENHS1020Hazard Recognition and Control

3

ENHS1025Industrial Hygiene

3

ENHS1030Ergonomics

3

ENHS1035Safety and Health Program Management

3

ENHS1040Safety Laws, Regulations, and Standards

3

ENHS1045Modern Theories of Safety Programming

3

ENHS1050Internship

3

General Education Required 0 Credits

General Education Elective 0 Credits

Technical Studies Elective 0 Credits

Total Occupational Certificate Credits 30

Semester Sequence

First Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
ENHS1005Introduction to Industrial Processes

3

ENHS1020Hazard Recognition and Control

3

ENHS1025Industrial Hygiene

3

ENHS1040Safety Laws, Regulations, and Standards

3

Total Credits  12

Second Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
ENHS1010Introduction to Safety and Health

3

ENHS1045Modern Theories of Safety Programming

3

ENHS1050Internship

3

Total Credits  9

Summer Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
ENHS1015Fire Protection

3

ENHS1030Ergonomics

3

ENHS1035Safety and Health Program Management

3

Total Credits  9

Graduation (30 Credits)

Semester listings reflect the recommended sequence.  Due to circumstances beyond our control, the information herein is subject to change without notice. This listing is to be used strictly as an advising tool.


6/4/2018 : BP 7906 / EP 7907