SafetyFOCUS 2022 | Health and Safety Plan

Frequently Asked Questions

What is SafetyFOCUS?

SafetyFOCUS is a learning experience that is unparalleled in the safety industry. While most safety conferences provide an overview of important topics, SafetyFOCUS is your chance to take a deep dive into the material that matters most to you.

Courses are immersive, engaging and tailored to what you’re doing in your workplace. Learn skills you can apply immediately on the job, get resources to guide you and build a professional support network that lasts a lifetime.

This year, for the first time, you can also choose whether to attend SafetyFOCUS in-person or online, giving you access to world-class safety education wherever you are.

Who should attend SafetyFOCUS?

SafetyFOCUS is open to anyone in the occupational safety and health (OSH) profession who is committed to education. Whether you want to manage your job’s daily challenges, gain expertise to show your value, advance your career or maintain your safety certifications, we have you covered.

When is SafetyFOCUS 2022?

February 21-25, 2022: Courses Presented in Person in Phoenix, Arizona and in Our Live Virtual Classroom
Connect, engage and earn continuing education units (CEUs) in a safe small classroom setting. Experience hands-on coursework, focused learning and real-time instructor feedback. Plus, enjoy a complimentary boxed lunch and refreshments each day you attend. If you are unable to travel to Phoenix, you may join virtually in the live virtual classroom setting from your location. If you have a computer with a camera, audio and internet access, you’re ready to learn and earn CEUs at the same time as in person attendees.

Daily Schedule
Instructors will facilitate courses from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. MT (Mountain Time) each day of the course.

February 28-March 4, 2022: Courses Presented Virtually in Our Live Virtual Classroom
Join our Live Virtual Classroom for all the benefits of face-to-face instruction without the travel time. If you have a computer with a camera, audio and internet access, you’re ready to learn and earn CEUs at the same time as other attendees. Plus, you have the flexibility to meet your other responsibilities throughout the week.

Daily Schedule
Instructors will facilitate courses from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT (Central Time) each day of the course. The half day courses will run from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. CT (Central Time).

Where is SafetyFOCUS 2022 in Person?

Training To You
2200 N. Central Avenue, Suite 400
Phoenix, AZ 85004

When is the last day to register for a course?

SafetyFOCUS courses are available for online registration until 48 hours prior to the course start date or based upon availability*. Please contact our customer service team at +1 847 699.2929 to see if there is still room in a course after the registration cutoff date. Please note: There will be no on-site registration for courses in Phoenix.

*Exceptions include Electrical Safety II and CHST, which are available for online registration 72 hours prior to the course start date or based upon availability.

What hotels are near the Training To You Facility?

Visit our hotel page for a list of hotels located near the Training To You facility. Hotel accommodations can also be made independently through your local travel agent, or

Is there anyone I can call to help me select which SafetyFOCUS course 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 courses that will help you achieve your professional development goals.

What are the safety and health protocols to attend in Phoenix, AZ?

Our on-site safety and health plan is designed to provide a safe event for attendees, instructors and staff. Attending an in-person event presents an inherent risk of exposure to communicable disease. By attending this event, you voluntarily accept all risks related to exposure from communicable disease and agree to not hold the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) or its representatives liable for any illness or injury.

All individuals who attend a course/s in Phoenix will be required to follow these safety and health protocols. Please check the Health and Safety Plan regularly for updates.

What does my SafetyFOCUS in person registration include?
  • Course materials (as applicable)
  • CEU award (via transcript)
  • Morning and afternoon coffee breaks
  • Complimentary boxed lunch

What does my SafetyFOCUS live virtual classroom registration include?
  • Electronic copies of course materials available 10 days prior to the first day of your course via My Learning
  • CEU award (via transcript)
  • Link to connect with our live virtual classroom

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.

How do I get my continuing education units (CEUs)?
To receive CEUs, you need to be present for each course from start to finish and participate in the learning activities provided. We will post CEUs to your ASSP transcript within 48 to 72 hours upon completion of a course.
  • Half-day course = 0.4 CEUs
  • One-day course = 0.7 CEUs
  • Two-day course = 1.4 CEUs
  • Three-day course = 2.1 CEUs

How do I access my transcript?

To access your CEU transcript, you will need to log in in to your online ASSP account. Once you are logged in, click on the My Account tab at the top of the page. On the left side of the page, in the Education and Content section, you will see the word Transcript. Click on Transcript. This will bring up a list of all the CEUs you have earned through ASSP. You can either print or download your transcript.

Are the SafetyFOCUS courses recorded?

SafetyFOCUS 2022 courses will not be recorded. They will be delivered at the scheduled date and time. Learners will have the opportunity to engage in group discussions, participate in learning activities and ask questions throughout each course while earning CEUs.

Are there scholarships available?

ASSP Foundation offers professional education grants to support individuals seeking professional development. Apply here!

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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