Frequently Asked Questions

What is SafetyFOCUS?

SafetyFOCUS is a name that stands for immersive, tailored and engaging safety education. We now offer two types of virtual SafetyFOCUS events to better support your professional development.

Our SafetyFOCUS Virtual Education Series will help you immerse yourself in the specific occupational safety and health topics that matter most to you, such as construction or safety management systems. Each event includes multiple education sessions over 1-2 days.

Our SafetyFOCUS 2021 event is a larger, multi-day learning experience that is unparalleled in the safety industry. It features more than 100 occupational safety and health courses designed to address a broader range of education needs and provide solutions you can apply immediately.

While each SafetyFOCUS event is different, all of them offer skill building and access to experts you won’t find anywhere else.


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

All SafetyFOCUS events are now virtual. Visit safetyfocus.assp.org/events 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 notoole@assp.org and would be happy to help you select an event that will help you achieve your professional development goals.


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 customerservice@assp.org or call us at +1 847 699.2929.


How do I access my transcript?

To access your CEU transcript, you will need to log in to your ASSP online account. Once you are logged in, your will need to 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.


SafetyFOCUS 2021 Event FAQs

When is SafetyFOCUS 2021?

SafetyFOCUS 2021 will take place over the course of two business weeks, from Feb. 8-12 and Feb. 15-19, 2021. Courses will range in length from one to three days and will be delivered via Zoom. Instructors will facilitate sessions from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT each day of the course. We are working to finalize the full schedule. Please continue to check this website for updates.


What does my registration include?

Your registration Includes:

  • Electronic copies of course materials
  • CEUs
  • A link to connect with our live virtual classroom

Are the SafetyFOCUS courses recorded?

SafetyFOCUS 2021 courses will not be recorded. They will be delivered live via Zoom at the scheduled date and time. This format will enable instructors to conduct courses in real time. Learners will have the opportunity to engage in group discussions, participate in learning activities and ask questions throughout each course while earning CEUs.


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 in approximately 30 days.

  • 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.


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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