Satisfying the Electives Requirement for Certificate Programs

The following seminars and symposia will meet many of the continuing education and training needs of the safety and health professional and are applicable to satisfy the electives needed to complete the 7.5 CEU requirement for the Certificate in Safety Management or the 7.5 CEU requirement for the Executive Program in Safety Management.

NOTE: Additional information on the Certificate in Safety Management or the
Executive Program in Safety Management can be found on ASSE’s webpage or upon request from Customer Service at 847.699.2929.


Seminars Offered at SeminarFest 2009

Please refer to the Seminar Schedule to help plan your schedule.

Certification Preparation Workshops


Attendees will need to use scientific calculator TI-30X IIS in the Math, ASP, CSP, and OHST
workshops. These calculators will be included in the cost of and provided in the Math Review
seminar. ASP, CSP and OHST attendees that do not attend the Math Review seminar may bring
their own TI-30X IIS calculator or purchase one at the SeminarFest registration desk.

New Examination Blueprint for ASP and CSP

After January 1, 2009, eligible candidates who receive confirmation from the Board of Certified
Safety Professionals (BCSP) and purchase an examination will receive an examination based
on the NEW blueprint. Please visit the BCSP web site at for specific details on
the changes and also the changes made to eligibility requirements for these certifications.

No. Title
1 Math Review for Certification Exams
2 ASP Examination Preparation Workshop
3 CSP Examination Preparation Workshop
4 (CHST) Construction Health and Safety Technician Examination Preparation Workshop
5 (OHST) Occupational Health and Safety Technologist Examination Preparation Workshop

ASSE Certificate in Safety Management

The Certificate in Safety Management signifies your attainment of an educational step recommended for the safety professional by ASSE. Upon completion, a personalized certificate is awarded as documentation of this achievement.

The Certificate is awarded after earning a total of 7.5 CEUs for completing three required seminars and any other ASSE National seminars or symposia that bring your CEU count to 7.5. The ASSE Professional Development Conference, Chapter and Regional seminars are not applicable to this program. The required seminars are:

No. Title
6 Safety Management I
7 Safety Management II
9 Corporate Safety Management

Executive Program in Safety Management

A Certificate from the Executive Program in Safety Management signifies accomplishment of critical moves toward maximizing safety program performance. It is a program for Safety, Health, or Environmental professionals who aspire to a higher level of achievement in safety management and want to:

Complete this program to receive a Certificate signifying advanced accomplishment in safety management from the ASSE Professional Safety Academy.


You are eligible to receive the Certificate of Completion for this program if you satisfy one of the following criteria:

  1. Completion of the ASSE Certificate in Safety Management
  2. CSP, CHMM, ARM or CIH designation
  3. Professional Member of ASSE
  4. Baccalaureate degree plus 5 years experience in safety
  5. Professional engineer working in the safety, health or environmental field.

Learning Objectives

Successful completion of the ASSE Executive Program in Safety Management will improve your ability to:

Completion Requirements

The Certificate is awarded after earning a total of 7.5 CEUs for completing three required seminars and any other ASSE national seminars or symposia that bring your CEU count to 7.5 or more. The required seminars are:

No. Title
10 Delivering a High-Performance Safety Management System
11 Reducing Losses from Occupational Health Risks and Environmental Exposures
12 Managing the Business Aspects of Safety

Additional Technical, Management, and Skill Development Seminars

No. Title
8 Creating Line Management Safety and Health Leadership
13 Industrial Hygiene for the Safety Professional
14 H2S Train the Trainer
15 Risk Management for the Safety Professional
16 People-Based Safety: The Human Dynamics of Achieving an Injury-Free Workplace
17 Predicting Errors Using Human Performance Measurement Tools
18 Nanotechnology: Being Prepared for the Next Big Thing
19 Environmental Law for Safety Professionals
20 Principles of Leadership
21 Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis
22 Selling safety to Your Organization
23 Leading Measures of Safety Measures Performance: A Measurement and Metrics Workshop
24 Planning, Developing, Managing and Tracking the Organizational Performance of EHS Initiatives and Programs: A Mini Safety MBA
25 Fall-Protecting Your Workforce: Leadership and Behavioral Strategies for Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls
26 By All Means Communicate! Improving Your Ability to Effectively Convey Your Safety Message
27 CANCELLED Managing Reproductive Hazards
28 Fall Protection in Construction
29 Critical Issues in Construction Safety
30 Basic Electrical Safety with Application of NFPA 70E
31 Coaching for Improved Safety and Health Performance
32 Applying Six Sigma and Lean Tools to Safety
33 Auditing Safety and Health Management Systems
34 Occupational Risk Assessment Strategies
35 Strategic Planning for Safety Programs
36 Techniques for Hazard Recognition
37 Statistical Analysis of Safety Data
38 Crisis Planning and Preparation
39 Creating a Positive, Proactive and Participative Safety Culture
40 CANCELLED Developing Internal Emergency Response Teams
41 Balanced Scorecard Approach to Determine Safety Program Effectiveness
42 Confined Space Evaluation, Entry and Rescue
43 Creating Safety Training Programs That Work
44 Techniques for Building a World-Class Safety System
45 Change Management and Leadership: Understanding the Dimensions of Change and How to be More Effective as a Change Leader
46 Building Effective Teams for Better Safety Performance
47 CANCELLED Training and Communicating with Your Spanish-Speaking Workforce
48 Lock Out/Tag Out (LOTO) A to Z
49 Developing Conflict Resolution Skills
50 Training Supervisors to Become Safety Coaches