Workplace Health and Safety Manager Certificate Program

  • UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education
  • Remote
  • Oct 26, 2020
Part time Education Manufacturing

Job Description

Become a Health and Safety Leader

Gain the expertise you need in today's work environment by expanding your knowledge of current health and safety issues and regulations and learn to create and maintain a safer work environment. You will learn about the most current OSHA regulations and methods of compliance, as well as state-of-the-art emergency management techniques. Discover how to integrate employee health and safety into daily decision making, save organizational resources and contribute to enhanced employee performance.

What You’ll Learn

This program benefits safety directors and officers, environmental supervisors, union representatives, health and safety technicians, occupational health specialists/nurses, risk managers, compliance managers, plant or facilities managers, production supervisors, resource specialists and workers’ compensation specialists. You’ll learn how to:

  • Examine the critical health and safety issues of private business, industry and government
  • Establish and manage a proactive health and safety program
  • Use regulations as tools to identify and control hazards
  • Investigate causes of accidents when they occur so as to prevent them from happening again

What You’ll Get

Our program offers:

  • UC-quality courses that are approved by the Public Service Committee of the Academic Senate at UC Davis
  • One-on-one interaction with veteran safety professionals from a variety of industries
  • Unique networking opportunities with instructors and fellow students that can help advance your career
  • Class projects and case studies that provide dynamic, real-world training in emerging best practices and new health and safety theory
  • Practical planning knowledge and regulatory updates that can be applied immediately to your job