Safety Professional and Public Sector Safety & Health Fundamentals

Safety Professional

This program is designed for personnel, and their supervisors, who are responsible for safety and health audits in construction and general industry environments. Individuals completing this program will be recognized by their peers as having achieved a superior safety education.

  • Only $149 to enroll
  • Take Courses at your own pace.  Complete within 2 years of registration.
  • General Industry, Health Care, or Construction
  • 15% off all future OSHA SPCP program classes exclusively for Certificate Program Enrolled Students
  • Increased potential for career Advancement
  • Authorized OSHA Trainer Status Expanded Professional Network of Safety Professionals, OSHA Instructors and Officers
  • Stay in front of new regulations
  • Stand out from other Certified Safety Professionals with OSHA Education Center Credentials

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OSHA’s Public Sector Safety and Health Fundamentals Certificate Program (DOL certificate)

This certificate program is available to anyone interested in furthering their practical knowledge while earning a nationally recognized safety and health credential. If you have completed OTI courses in the past, chances are you are well on your way to completing OSHA’s Public Sector Safety and Health Fundamentals Certificate Program (DOL certificate). This certificate program is supported by the Department of Labor and its curriculum consists entirely of OTI courses. Non-OTI courses are not accepted.

The certificate program is separated into two tracks: Construction and General Industry and can be completed in as little as one calendar year. Participants must successfully complete a minimum of seven courses, including three required courses totaling 39 contact hours, and four elective courses totaling 29 contact hours. OSHA courses from other authorized education centers are accepted into this program.

How to Apply

1. The first step is to complete the course work. You can track your progress by saving your OSHA course completion certificates (you will need these for your application) and reviewing the requirements of the DOL certificate at the below links.
Construction Certificate Program
General Industry Certificate Program

2. Upon completion of all required and elective OSHA courses, submit a completed Application Verification Form include copies of all course completion certificates. Completed Applications can be submitted by emailing: jessica@midamericaosha.org
Construction Application Verification Form
General Industry Application Verification Form

3. Upon verifying that all requirements have been met, the staff at Mid-America OSHA Education Center will send your application to OSHA for you. Your certificate will be printed by OSHA DOL and mailed to you by Mid-America OSHA Education Center.