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Construction Safety and Health Certificate

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Overview

Construction Safety and Health Certificate

Be sure to review program requirements for this certificate

Keep your co-workers and company safe by expanding your expertise on safety issues and OSHA regulations with our Construction Safety and Health Certificate. You’ll learn more about how to prevent accidents in the field of construction as well as how to effectively communicate with regulatory agencies.

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Program Requirements

Program Requirements

Certificate Requirements
  • Certificates must be completed within 6 years; courses completed more than 6 years ago may not be applied toward certificate.
  • All courses applied to a certificate program must be taken from Georgia Tech.
  • This certificate does not require an application.
  • Core courses taken for one certificate may not be used as an elective for another certificate.
  • Only one free seminar can be used as an elective course.
How it works

Your path to achievement is easy! Most certificate courses are offered in classroom locations around the U.S. You can also inquire about training at your location.

Cost

  • Course load determines the cost of a certificate program.
  • Calculate your total by identifying the courses needed and tallying individual course fees. Some programs offer discounts for course bundling.

Registration

  • Select a certificate program, review the requirements, and determine your timeline for completion.
  • Add courses to your shopping cart for purchase as you are ready to take them, or as a bundle if desired.
  • Proceed to checkout to complete your registration. We accept multiple forms of payment including credit card, purchase order, a private loan (upon request), and VA benefits for certain programs.

Completion

  • Certificates must be completed within six years.
  • After successful completion of most individual courses, a Certificate of Course Completion will be sent.
  • After successful completion of all required courses, request a transcript and program certificate audit.
  • Upon verification, GTPE will email your transcript and mail your Certificate of Program Completion. Some programs host a certificate award ceremony during the final course.

Once you earn your Georgia Tech Program Certificate, tout your success on your resume and LinkedIn profile, share with your employer, and celebrate an important career growth achievement!

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Why Choose a Certificate?

Why Choose a Certificate?

Professional Certificates are ideal for developing new skills and building deep expertise in a specialized area to update your professional profile, advance your career, or broaden your knowledge base.

Certificates are an “anytime” credential
Start anytime - after graduation or later in your career - and gain deeper know-how in a specific area without the commitment to a degree.

Certificates demonstrate commitment
The dedication of time to earn a certificate demonstrates that you are committed to achieving a higher standard of professional knowledge in your industry.

Certificates provide immediate “ROE”
Georgia Tech learners master real-world skills and apply them to their career the day after completion.

Certificates stand out on your resume
A Georgia Tech credential carries the professional weight to give you a competitive edge.

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Who Should Attend

This certificate is designed for directors, superintendents, supervisors, managers, contractors, and workers in the construction industry.

How You Will Benefit

  • Increase your company’s safety record and reduce injuries and health problems on your crew.
  • Expand your understanding of OSHA regulations, guidance documents, and regulatory interpretations.
  • Learn how to deal with potential hazards in construction.
  • Become familiar with the 1926 construction code and how it affects your team.
  • Taught by Experts in the Field
  • Grow Your Professional Network

Course Offerings

Requirement A
OSHA 521: OSHA Guide to Industrial Hygiene (OTI 0521P)

Understand industrial hygiene practices along with OSHA regulations and procedures. You’ll learn about OSHA health standards, respiratory protection, exposure limits, engineering controls, hazard communication, hearing protections, and other related topics. You’ll practice using scenarios... View Course Details »

Upcoming Sessions
  • AUG 27, 2018 - AUG 30, 2018
    Register by AUG 27, 2018
    Savannah, GA
    $875
  • NOV 5, 2018 - NOV 9, 2018
    Register by NOV 5, 2018
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • MAR 18, 2019 - MAR 22, 2019
    Register by MAR 18, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • JUL 22, 2019 - JUL 26, 2019
    Register by JUL 22, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • AUG 27, 2019 - AUG 30, 2019
    Register by AUG 27, 2019
    Savannah, GA
    $875
  • NOV 4, 2019 - NOV 8, 2019
    Register by NOV 4, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
OSHA 3015: Excavation, Trenching and Soil Mechanics (OTI 3015P)

Master practicing excavation and trenching the safe way with this course that focuses on adhering to OSHA standards. On a hands-on field trip, you’ll learn how to use instruments like penetrometers and torvane shears and conduct a soil sedimentation test.

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Upcoming Sessions
  • SEP 11, 2018 - SEP 14, 2018
    Register by SEP 11, 2018
    Savannah, GA
    $760
  • OCT 23, 2018 - OCT 26, 2018
    Register by OCT 23, 2018
    Atlanta, GA
    $760
  • APR 23, 2019 - APR 26, 2019
    Register by APR 23, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $760
  • SEP 10, 2019 - SEP 13, 2019
    Register by SEP 10, 2019
    Savannah, GA
    $760
  • OCT 22, 2019 - OCT 25, 2019
    Register by OCT 22, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $760
OSHA 3115: Fall Protection (OTI 3115P)

Understand how to safeguard your workers from falls. In addition to learning about state-of-the-art technology and OSHA requirements for fall protection, you’ll study and take part in a one-day field exercise demonstrating the principles of fall protection along with the ins and outs of f... View Course Details »

Upcoming Sessions
  • SEP 25, 2018 - SEP 28, 2018
    Register by SEP 25, 2018
    Atlanta, GA
    $790
  • MAR 12, 2019 - MAR 15, 2019
    Register by MAR 12, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $790
  • JUL 9, 2019 - JUL 12, 2019
    Register by JUL 9, 2019
    Savannah, GA
    $790
  • SEP 24, 2019 - SEP 27, 2019
    Register by SEP 24, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $790
Scaffolding Safety (EST 7000P)

Gain an in depth overview of scaffolding safety. In this course, you will identify basic scaffold hazards and review OSHA’s scaffold standard, subpart L, in order to increase safety standards when using scaffolding. However, this course is not intended as training for erectors or dismant... View Course Details »

Upcoming Sessions
  • SEP 10, 2018 - SEP 10, 2018
    Register by SEP 10, 2018
    Savannah, GA
    $270
  • OCT 22, 2018 - OCT 22, 2018
    Register by OCT 22, 2018
    Atlanta, GA
    $270
  • APR 22, 2019 - APR 22, 2019
    Register by APR 22, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $270
  • SEP 9, 2019 - SEP 9, 2019
    Register by SEP 9, 2019
    Savannah, GA
    $270
  • OCT 21, 2019 - OCT 21, 2019
    Register by OCT 21, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $270
Requirement B (choose one)
OSHA 500: Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Construction Industry (OTI 0500P)

Learn how to become a construction outreach trainer capable of teaching both 10- and 30-hour construction industry courses. You’ll absorb practical training techniques with a special emphasis on the most hazardous areas in construction. This course is for both private- and public-sector w... View Course Details »

Upcoming Sessions
  • AUG 20, 2018 - AUG 24, 2018
    Register by AUG 20, 2018
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • SEP 25, 2018 - SEP 28, 2018
    Register by SEP 25, 2018
    Greenville, SC
    $875
  • OCT 29, 2018 - NOV 2, 2018
    Register by OCT 29, 2018
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • DEC 10, 2018 - DEC 14, 2018
    Register by DEC 10, 2018
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • FEB 4, 2019 - FEB 8, 2019
    Register by FEB 4, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • MAR 5, 2019 - MAR 8, 2019
    Register by MAR 5, 2019
    Savannah, GA
    $875
  • APR 29, 2019 - MAY 3, 2019
    Register by APR 29, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • MAY 21, 2019 - MAY 24, 2019
    Register by MAY 21, 2019
    Mobile, AL
    $875
  • JUN 17, 2019 - JUN 21, 2019
    Register by JUN 17, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • AUG 19, 2019 - AUG 23, 2019
    Register by AUG 19, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • SEP 24, 2019 - SEP 27, 2019
    Register by SEP 24, 2019
    Greenville, SC
    $875
  • OCT 28, 2019 - NOV 1, 2019
    Register by OCT 28, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • DEC 9, 2019 - DEC 13, 2019
    Register by DEC 9, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
OSHA 502: Update for Construction Industry Outreach Trainers (OTI 0502P)

Learn the latest OSHA standards for the most common hazards and violations in order to maintain your trainer status for the construction industry. Remember, construction industry voluntary compliance outreach trainers must take this course every four years. If your OSHA construction industry t... View Course Details »

Upcoming Sessions
  • OCT 2, 2018 - OCT 4, 2018
    Register by OCT 2, 2018
    Atlanta, GA
    $640
  • JAN 8, 2019 - JAN 10, 2019
    Register by JAN 8, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $640
  • APR 2, 2019 - APR 4, 2019
    Register by APR 2, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $640
  • JUN 11, 2019 - JUN 13, 2019
    Register by JUN 11, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $640
  • JUL 9, 2019 - JUL 11, 2019
    Register by JUL 9, 2019
    Savannah, GA
    $640
  • OCT 1, 2019 - OCT 3, 2019
    Register by OCT 1, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $640
OSHA 510: Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Construction Industry (OTI 0510P)

Familiarize yourself with OSHA safety and health standards for the construction industry, along with related industry principles. Using OSHA standards as a guide, you’ll get a special look at the more hazardous areas. This course is a prerequisite to View Course Details »

Upcoming Sessions
  • OCT 1, 2018 - OCT 5, 2018
    Register by OCT 1, 2018
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • NOV 12, 2018 - NOV 16, 2018
    Register by NOV 12, 2018
    Asheville, NC
    $875
  • DEC 3, 2018 - DEC 7, 2018
    Register by DEC 3, 2018
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • DEC 10, 2018 - DEC 14, 2018
    Register by DEC 10, 2018
    Mobile, AL
    $875
  • JAN 29, 2019 - FEB 1, 2019
    Register by JAN 29, 2019
    Savannah, GA
    $875
  • FEB 25, 2019 - MAR 1, 2019
    Register by FEB 25, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • MAR 19, 2019 - MAR 22, 2019
    Register by MAR 19, 2019
    Greenville, SC
    $875
  • APR 8, 2019 - APR 12, 2019
    Register by APR 8, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • MAY 7, 2019 - MAY 10, 2019
    Register by MAY 7, 2019
    Savannah, GA
    $875
  • MAY 14, 2019 - MAY 17, 2019
    Register by MAY 14, 2019
    Nashville, TN
    $875
  • JUN 3, 2019 - JUN 7, 2019
    Register by JUN 3, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • AUG 5, 2019 - AUG 9, 2019
    Register by AUG 5, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • AUG 13, 2019 - AUG 16, 2019
    Register by AUG 13, 2019
    Orange Beach, AL
    $875
  • SEP 30, 2019 - OCT 4, 2019
    Register by SEP 30, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • NOV 12, 2019 - NOV 15, 2019
    Register by NOV 12, 2019
    Asheville, NC
    $875
  • DEC 2, 2019 - DEC 6, 2019
    Register by DEC 2, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • DEC 10, 2019 - DEC 13, 2019
    Register by DEC 10, 2019
    Mobile, AL
    $875
Requirement C (choose one)

Choose any one Occupational Safety and Health course not used for Requirements A or B.

Certified Hazardous Material Manager (CHMM) Review may not be used.

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