ASSE’s Georgia Chapter to Host Local Professional Development Conference for Safety, Health and Environmental Pro’s
WHAT: The American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) Georgia Chapter will co-host the Georgia Safety, Health and Environmental Conference in conjunction with the Georgia Department of Labor and Project Safe Georgia.
WHEN: September 7-9, 2011
WHERE: Savannah Marriott Riverfront
100 General McIntosh Boulevard
Savannah, GA 31401
WHY: In an effort to provide continuing education opportunities and information about the latest trends in the occupational safety, health and environmental field, the ASSE Georgia chapter will co-host a local professional development conference in conjunction with the Georgia Department of Labor and Project Safe Georgia to provide continuing education opportunities for SH&E professionals. Session topics include social networking, OSHA 10-hour General Industry and construction courses, confined space safety, legal issues and physical ability testing, safety culture, asbestos in Georgia, safety in a changing workplace and more.
The program has been pre-approved for 10.0 (general) recertification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute. Up to 20 hours of continuing education units (CEU) are pre-approved for SPHR, PHR, GPHR, CIH, CSP and CHMM.
CONTACT: For more information, please contact Coordinator Jimmy W. Mize at 888-561-7737 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To register as an attendee, exhibitor or sponsor, please visit http://www.georgiaconference.org/registration.htm and fill out the appropriate forms. For more information about the ASSE Georgia chapter, please visit georgia.asse.org.
Founded in 1911 and celebrating its centennial, the Des Plaines, IL-based ASSE is the oldest professional safety society and is committed to protecting people, property and the environment. Its more than 34,000 occupational safety, health and environmental professional members lead, manage, supervise, research and consult on safety, health, transportation and environmental issues in all industries, government, labor, healthcare and education. For more information, please go to www.asse.org and to view the new ASSE – A Century of Safety film go to www.asse.org/assecenturyofsafety.