Safety and Health Council of North Carolina

A non-profit association preventing injury through
safety education and training since 1960!

Safety Inspections

National Safety Council Advanced Safety Certificate Course

In this one-day course you will learn how to positively reinforce safe practices by focusing on root causes as opposed to faults. Anyone who conducts or supervises safety inspections or does industrial-safety or health-inspector training should attend.

What you will learn

Understanding the purpose and benefits of safety inspections

Planning and conducting an effective safety inspection

Using checklists to save time and improve inspection quality

Communicating results through a written safety inspection report

Developing recommendations and following-up on implementation

Setting realistic goals and holding employees accountable for effective results

Managing an effective safety inspection program that identifies hazards before they cause problems

Course description

This course addresses basic skills for conducting various types of inspections and correcting identified hazards. Discussions, demonstrations, and exercise will teach you what to inspect, how often, and who should be involved. The focus is on finding facts, not faults, and how to use safety inspections to positively reinforce safe practices and behaviors.

Course materials

Participant Guide

Who would benefit

Safety managers, coordinators, specialists and other full-time safety practitioners; safety committee members; operations managers; loss control managers; human resources professionals; and anyone with safety responsibilities.

*Continuing Education Unit
A Continuing Education Unit (CEU) is a measure of participation in a recognized continuing education program with qualified instruction and sponsorship. CEU records are widely used to provide evidence of completion of continuing education requirements mandated by certification bodies, professional societies or government licensing boards


$325 Member    $425 Non-Member

7 MESH Hours     .65 CEUs

2018 Class Dates

March 13 in Raleigh
June 19 in Charlotte
August 21 in Raleigh
November 13 in Charlotte

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CANCELLATION POLICY: We hope you do not have to cancel, but if you need to do so, cancellation notices received in writing seven (7) or more days prior to the first day of class will be refunded in full, less a $50 administrative fee. Cancellations received less than seven (7) days before the first day of class will be refunded 75% of the course fee in the form of a SHCNC Voucher for future training. Unused Vouchers expire one year after date of issue. Substitutions are welcomed. No shows and cancellations received after the start of class will not be eligible for a refund. This policy will be enforced so please plan ahead if you need to cancel.

Onsite Training!

Your Place or Ours

Call Matthew Thompson in Raleigh at (919) 719-9818 or Ian Starkey in Charlotte at (704) 644-4220