Safety Specialist

This OEC will prepare students to perform the required duties within the field of occupational safety and incident prevention across multiple industries.

 

Anchorage Needs Safety Specialists

Completion of the Safety Specialist Occupational Endorsement Certificate will provide graduates with the prerequisite skills and knowledge needed to pursue opportunities with local employers within the field of occupational safety and incident prevention.

 

Course of Study

After applying and being admitted, students will complete the following courses to receive this certificate. For more information see Admission Requirements for OEC Programs and General University Requirements for OEC Programs.

Course Title Credits
OSH A101 Introduction to Occupational Safety and Health 3
OSH A108 Injury Prevention and Risk Management 3
OSH A120 Safety Program Management and Recordkeeping 3
OSH A201
OR OSH A215
Hazard Control: Inspections, Audits and Investigations
OR Environmental Issues for Safety and Health Professionals
3
WRTG A111 Writing Across Contexts 3
UNIV A190
OR WRTG A192
Selected Topics in University Studies
OR Accelerated Learning Program
1 to 3
OR 2
  Total: 16 to 18

 

Contact

Kirsten Kensinger
klkensinger@alaska.edu
907-786-6465