Certified Construction Safety & Health Specialist – Director (CSHT- Director Level) 

 Course Length: 4 Days  CEU’s 3.6

Professional Credential: Certified Construction Safety & Health Specialist – Director (CSHT- Director Level) 

CEU’s 4.0

(Note): Refresher certification is required every three years to maintain professional credential.)

Course Objectives:

This 5-day Construction Certified Construction Safety & Health Specialist – Director Level (CSHT- Director Level) course is for students wanting to learn how to be a safety, health and environmental director of a construction company.  Learn crucial safety, health and environmental policies, procedures, and standards, as well as construction safety and health principles as they relate to real world situations. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous conditions

Learning Outcome:

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to develop formal safety programs, research and understand safety & health construction industry regulations, letters of interpretation and directives and much more.

 Topics covered: 

Accident Investigation
Introduction To Risk Management
Introduction To Developing Job Safety & Health Analysis (JSHA)
Walking and Working Surfaces Hazards
Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) Awareness
Emergencies including fire protection
Controlling Hazardous Materials
Fall Prevention, ANSI Z359 standards
Personal Protective Equipment
Excavation & Trenching
Materials Handling and Storage Hazards
Electrical hazards
Welding Safety
Scaffold Safety
Ladder Safety
Concrete / Masonry -  High Rise Safety
Steel Erection
Construction Cranes & Rigging
Underground Construction
And more​


This course will be valuable for:

Construction Personnel
Safety, Health and Environmental Professionals,
Safety & Health Committee Members
Government Inspectors
Construction Managers & Supervisors
General Industry Personnel
Safety & Health Professionals
Training Managers
Industrial Hygienists
Environmental Professionals​


Students completing the course must take a proctored final exam.  A score of 80% on the final exam is necessary to receive your personalized certificate of completion. The student gets three (3) attempts to pass the course.