The Certification in Construction Safety is designed to allow the working professional with a Bachelors Degree to acquire advanced construction safety and health knowledge. The Certificate will provide the student with a comprehensive background in construction safety and enable him/her to carry out worksite hazard assessments, develop and implement safety and health programs, and fulfill risk management responsibilities in the construction industry.
Certificate in Construction Safety Degree Requirements:
The Certificate Program requires completion of the following three courses:
- SAFETY 582 SAFETY IN THE CONSTUCTION INDUSTRY
- SAFETY 584 CONSTRUCTION ACCIDENT PREVENTION
- SAFETY 682 CONSTRUCTION SAFETY MANAGEMENT
Additional Admission Requirements:
Evidence of ability to succeed in graduate level Occupational and Environmental Safety & Health course work (evidence of this could include relevant work experience, or professional certification, e.g., CSP).
Students may apply through the School of Graduate Studies.
Note: Students in the Construction Safety Certificate Program may enroll in the Masters of Science in Safety at UW-Whitewater if they meet the normal criteria for that program.