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Construction Safety and Health Certificate

  • Overview
  • Program Requirements
  • Why Choose a Certificate?
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...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • 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 10, 2019 - SEP 12, 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...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • SEP 24, 2019 - SEP 26, 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...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • JUL 1, 2019 - JAN 31, 2020
    Register by JAN 1, 2020
    Online
    $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)
Upcoming Sessions
  • 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
  • FEB 3, 2020 - FEB 7, 2020
    Register by FEB 3, 2020
    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...

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Upcoming Sessions
  • OCT 1, 2019 - OCT 3, 2019
    Register by OCT 1, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $640
  • JAN 7, 2020 - JAN 9, 2020
    Register by JAN 7, 2020
    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

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Upcoming Sessions
  • SEP 30, 2019 - OCT 4, 2019
    Register by SEP 30, 2019
    Atlanta, GA
    $875
  • NOV 5, 2019 - NOV 8, 2019
    Register by NOV 5, 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
  • JAN 28, 2020 - JAN 31, 2020
    Register by JAN 28, 2020
    Savannah, GA
    $875
  • FEB 24, 2020 - FEB 28, 2020
    Register by FEB 24, 2020
    Atlanta, GA
    $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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