AMERICAN SOCIETY OF SAFETY ENGINEERS OFFER CERTIFICATION PREPARATION WORKSHOPS
DES PLAINES, IL (July 18, 2006) – The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) will hold certification preparation workshops starting August 2006 until June 2007 in various U.S. locations. The workshops serve as a review to prepare individuals for certification exams.
The Math Review for Certification Exams, worth .7 Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) is an intensive hands-on one-day review of math skills such as conversions, dimensional analysis, number manipulation, shapes and formulae, graphing, algebra and trigonometry. The Associate Safety Professional (ASP) Examination Preparation Workshop is a three-day workshop that reviews all six sections covered by the ASP exam. The three-day Certified Safety Professional (CSP) Examination Preparation Workshop prepares individuals for the exam by reviewing concepts of probability and statistics, engineering, applied management and legal/regulatory and professional affairs. The Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) Preparation Workshop also lasts three days and prepares registrants for the CHST exam covering such topics as safety program management and administration, OSHA regulations and inspections, hazard communication, inspections and audits, accident investigation and recordkeeping requirements. The three-day Occupational Health and Safety Technologists (OHST) Examination Preparation Workshop discusses potential areas that will be covered by the OHST certification exam such as investigation (post-event), survey and inspection techniques (pre-event), control concepts and data computation. All three-day workshops are worth 2.1 CEUs.
Providence, RI – Marriot Providence – August 13-19, 2006
Early registration by July 14, 2006, hotel rates applicable through July 20, 2006
Des Plaines, IL – ASSE headquarters – August 20-26, 2006
Early registration by July 21, 2006
Denver, CO – Grand Hyatt Denver – September 10-16, 2006
Early registration by August 11, 2006
Atlanta, GA – The Westin Atlanta North – October 8-14, 2006
Early registration by September 8, 2006
Scottsdale, AZ – Chaparral Suites – November 12-17, 2006
Early registration by October 13, 2006
Des Plaines, IL – ASSE headquarters – December 3 – 9, 2006
Early registration by November 3, 2006
More information to come on workshops in Las Vegas, NV – January 2007, Jacksonville, FL – February-March 2007 and Orlando, FL – June 2007.
Interested persons may register online at www.asse.org or call 1-847-699-2929 to either register by phone or request a mailed application.
Founded in 1911, the Des Plaines, IL-based ASSE is the largest and oldest professional safety organization and has more than 30,000 occupational safety, health and environmental professional members who manage, supervise, research and consult on safety, health, transportation and environmental issues in all industries, government, labor and education. For more information check ASSE’s website at www.asse.org.