Degree and Certificates
There is a demand for trained safety professionals in every industry. The associate degree provides the necessary skills and knowledge for anyone interested in workplace safety and health. If you would like to earn while you learn, you may be interested in the Safety Specialist Apprenticeship program.
The Occupational Safety and Health certificate at Edmonds Community College provides general safety and health knowledge and skills to work in any industry and is designed to be flexible to enhance an existing career with safety credentials. Adding a certificate to previous experience will give you additional knowledge to take on additional re-sponsibilities or move into a different career.
The Construction Safety Technician Certificate was developed as a response to the demand for trained safety professionals in the construction industry. This certificate is designed for individuals with current or past experience in construction industry who are interested in taking on an expanded role focusing on construction safety.
Board of Certified Safety Professionals Certifications
Associate Safety Professional (ASP) Certification
Anyone completing the Occupational Safety and Health certificate, with a previous bachelor’s degree is eligible to sit for the ASP exam following one year experience.