With over 90+ courses across an entire week, registering can seem daunting. Safety Focus 2020 offers OSH professionals the opportunity to build a schedule unique to your professional development needs. Our courses are categorized by education track and experience level to help you find the best fit on your career path.

Experience Level:

  • Beginner <5yrs
    These foundational courses will kickstart your career and provide a conduit for Industry best practices. Take advantage of the Speed Networking and BCSP Reception to build your professional network outside of the classroom.
  • Intermediate 6-10yrs
    Become a strong leader by building your safety skill set to support positive changes in your organization. Discover your potential to influence your team and return to your workplace inspired to make a difference.
  • Advanced 10+ yrs
    Continue to expand your knowledge and focus in on higher level technical skills. Maintain your certifications by earning up to 5.6 CEUs and emerge as a leader in your organization with our elite leadership development courses.

Education Track:

  • Certification Preparation:
    ASSP and the Board Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) are closely aligned. BCSP offers you certification exams and designations, while ASSP offers the education and support you need to earn and maintain those designations. We are so confident our cert prep courses are effective that we guarantee success on the exam. If you don’t pass retake the same course for FREE! Applicable to participants who attend our ASP, CSP, CHST, OHST and SMS certification exam preparation courses and sit for the exam within one year of attending. This guarantee is not valid on coursed hosted by ASSP chapters or regions.
  • Fall Protection/Construction:
    As the #1 frequently cited OSHA Standard Violated in 2018 – Fall protection is critically important to understand and adhere to at your organization. Become an expert in how to protect your organization from the perils associated with employees falling at work with these course offerings.
  • Global/International:
    Gain professional expertise and knowledge of the most effective techniques in safety and health management that you can implement globally. Earn a Global Safety Management Certificate and be able to establish and maintain safe workplaces anywhere in the world.
  • Human Performance:
    To Err is human, but hopefully not on the job! This track focuses on how to identify causes of employee behavior while provided specific tools to help eliminate them.
  • Leadership Development:
    Advance your safety career and become a leader in the Safety Industry. Learn how to influence, negotiate, understand and reach your full potential.
  • Risk Assessment and Management:
    Deeply rooted in almost every aspect of Occupational Health and Safety procedures Risk assessment and management skills are an important part of every Safety Professionals toolbox. Identifying hazards, risk analysis and risk evaluation will help to mitigate issues in advance of injuries.
  • Safety Management:
    While Roles of Safety Professionals vary from company to company, this track offers opportunities to expand the breadth and depth of your role.
  • Safety Management Systems:
    Learn about how Safety Management Systems like ISO 45001, have elevated the landscape of Safety with goal setting, planning and measuring performance.
  • Training and Communications:
    A key component to your safety program is communicating and training with various levels of stakeholders at your company. Get the soft skills you need to succeed at Safety Focus 2020.
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Formally known as Seminarfest, Safety Focus 2020 is a week-long immersion in safety education – the newest ideas and approaches presented in depth courses.


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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