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Workshop Descriptions

Instructors - Math Review, ASP, CSP, OHST:

C. David Langlois, CSP
Langlois, Weigand & Associates, Inc.

 

 

Michael A. Weigand, CSP
Langlois, Weigand & Associates, Inc.

 

Steve Pereira, CSP
Professional Safety Associates

Math Review for Certification Exams

1 Day / .7 CEU

This is an intensive review of essential math skills. This workshop is specifically designed for those preparing for certification examinations (ASP, CSP, CHST, OHST) and needing a hands-on review of essential skill areas.

Registration Fees and Information

Learn
  • Conversions - SI and English conversions of mass, length and time
  • Dimensional analysis - multi-step conversions (e.g., converting miles per hour to feet per second, pounds to micrograms)
  • Number manipulation - exponents, scientific notation, significant digits, answer accuracy and rounding and logarithms
  • Shapes and formulae - area, circumference and volume of rectangles, triangles, circles, trapezoids, cubes and cylinders
  • Graphing - two dimensional graphing of linear, exponential, trigonometric and logarithmic functions
  • Algebra - laws and concepts, word problems
  • Trigonometry - right angles, trigonometry functions and word problems
  • Operation of a scientific calculator

Associate Safety Professional (ASP) Examination Preparation Workshop

3 Days / 2.1 CEUs / 3.5 Safety CM Points, Approval # 09-2774

This workshop will prepare you for the Board of Certified Safety Professionals’ Safety Fundamentals Examination, which leads to the ASP designation. You will review more than 450 problems addressing all four sections covered by the exam.

Registration Fees and Information

Learn to
  • Determine whether you are ready to attend the Safety Fundamental Examination
  • Obtain answers to questions about core exam materials
  • Identify areas where additional preparation is needed
  • Become familiar with resources available to prepare for the exam
  • Utilize information about certification requirements and scoring procedures in your
  • test preparation
  • Review content material utilizing a testing format

Content
  • Calculator
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Physics
  • Probability
  • Statistics
  • SH&E engineering
  • SH&E management
  • SH&E information management
  • SH&E communication
  • Professional conduct and ethics

Certified Safety Professional (CSP) Examination Preparation Workshop

3 Days / 2.1 CEUs / 3.5 Safety CM Points, Approval # 09-2775

This course is designed to prepare individuals for the Comprehensive Examination leading to certification as a CSP. The workshop covers the four areas of the exam: engineering, management, information management and communications and professional conduct and ethics. Your preparation will include lectures, sample problems, and discussions on a variety of subjects to prepare the student for the exam.

Registration Fees and Information

Learn
  • Concepts of probability, statistics and calculus
  • Engineering: safety and environmental, occupational health, fire protection
  • Applied management: principles, ergonomic analysis, risk management, Workers’ Compensation
  • Legal/regulatory and professional affairs
Content
  • Probability
  • Statistics
  • Engineering economy
  • SH&E engineering
  • SH&E management
  • SH&E information management
  • Professional conduct and ethics

Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) Examination Preparation Workshop

3 Days / 2.1 CEUs

This workshop is intended to assist you in preparation for the CHST examination. You will receive information on CHST education and experience requirements for the certification and practice on 200 questions addressing the eight areas to be covered by the exam.

Registration Fees and Information

Learn
  • Safety program management and administration
  • OSHA regulations and inspections
  • Training and orientation
  • Hazard communication
  • Inspections and audits
  • Job hazard analysis/pre-job planning
  • Accident investigation
  • Recordkeeping requirements

Occupational Health and Safety Technologist (OHST) Examination Preparation Workshop

3 Days / 2.1 CEUs

This workshop will provide you with the potential areas that will be covered on the OHST certification examination. You will receive a list of recommended resources available to continue your preparation for the exam and review content information utilizing a testing format.

Registration Fees and Information

Learn
  • Fundamentals: calculator, mathematics, statistics, chemistry, physics
  • Engineering technology
  • Basic and applied sciences
  • Law, regulations and standards
  • Control concepts
  • Investigation (post-event)
  • Survey and inspection techniques (pre-event)
  • Data computation and recordkeeping
  • Education, training and instruction