Safety and Health Council of North Carolina

A non-profit association preventing injury through
safety education and training since 1960!

Principles of Occupational Safety and Health (POSH)

This National Safety Council workplace safety training course has trained thousands of professionals from a variety of industries. POSH delivers a solid curriculum of important safety concepts and terminology, with emphasis on best practices for implementing and managing a safety program. The most important components of occupational safety and health are presented, as well as ways to put them into practice to help prevent injuries and related costs.

What You Will learn:

How to examine real-life case histories to help you avoid mistakes and maximize the effectiveness of your safety initiatives

Uses and benefits of record-keeping to prevent injuries and illnesses and meet OSHA requirements

How to develop an emergency action plan

How to effectively plan and conduct safety inspections

The impact of industrial hygiene and HazCom standards on your safety plan

Gain a solid understanding of safety practices and terminology as well as the confidence you need to implement a comprehensive safety action plan within your organization.

Course Materials:

Course Participant Guide

Accident Prevention Manual for Engineering & Technology, 13th Edition CD

Engineering & Technology APM, 13 Edition CD

Injury Facts® CD

Resource Materials CD, with more than 75 valuable reference documents including a self-inspection checklist, Job Safety Analysis forms and a variety of OSHA tools and fact sheets

Upon successful completion of this course, you will earn the Certificate in Principles of Safety. The certificate also qualifies you to pursue the Advanced Safety Certificate.


$1295 Member       $1650 Non-Member

30 MESH Hours     2.6 CEUs

2019 Dates

April 1-4, 2019 in Raleigh
July 22-25, 2019 in Charlotte
October 21-24, 2019 in Raleigh

Click here for a 2019 registration form

PAYPAL PAYMENTS ONLY: (Set up account)

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  • Raleigh Class - Click here