Frequently Asked Questions

What is SafetyFOCUS?

SafetyFOCUS is an immersion in safety education where industry leaders provide in-depth coverage of concepts you need to keep workers safe on the job.

Who should attend SafetyFOCUS?

Our events offer education for safety professionals at every stage of their careers. Whether you’re a seasoned leader, an emerging professional or somewhere in between, we have content to advance your professional development.

Are SafetyFOCUS events virtual or in-person?

We now offer virtual and in-person educational events. Visit for our current offerings.

Why did ASSP decide to offer virtual SafetyFOCUS events?

As the COVID-19 pandemic evolves, we remain committed to providing world-class, in-depth education and networking opportunities in the safest ways possible. By finding new ways to connect, learn and share, we can protect more workers and advance the safety profession.

Is there anyone I can call to help me select which SafetyFOCUS events to attend?

ASSP Account Manager Nancy O’Toole is available by phone at +1 847 768.3466 or and would be happy to help you select an event that will help you achieve your professional development goals.

How do I get my continuing education units (CEUs)?

To receive CEUs, virtual attendees must attend the event from start to finish.

If you attend an in-person course, you are also required to participate in the activities provided. We will post CEUs to your ASSP transcript in approximately 30 days.

What if I can’t make the virtual event dates or have to leave early?

If you register for our virtual SafetyFOCUS events, you will have access to the portal for 30 days after they conclude and can still earn all the available CEUs.

Who do I contact to make changes to my registration?

Please contact our customer service team to make any adjustments to your schedule. You may email or call us at +1 847 699.2929.

Still have questions? Contact our customer service team at +1 847 699.2929.

SafetyFOCUS is an immersion in safety education with industry leaders who cover a wide range of topics that will help you excel at keeping workers in your industry safe.


Founded in 1911, the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) is the world’s oldest professional safety society. ASSP promotes the expertise, leadership and commitment of its members, while providing them with professional development, advocacy and standards development.

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