The Certification in Construction Safety is designed to allow the working professional with a Bachelors Degree who is employed in the construction industry to acquire specific 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.
Dr. E. Andrew Kapp
Phone: (262) 472-5423
Phone: (262) 472-1117
Evidence of ability to succeed in graduate level Occupational and Environmental Safety & Health course work (evidence of this could include relevant work experience, GRE scores, or professional certification, e.g., CSP).
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.
The Certificate Program requires completion of the following three courses:
SAFETY-582 SAFETY IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
SAFETY-584 CONSTRUCTION ACCIDENT PREVENTION
SAFETY-682 CONSTRUCTION SAFETY MANAGEMENT