January 25, 2013 (Laurel, MD) – IEC Chesapeake is proud to offer the nationally-known Certified Occupational Safety Specialist (COSS) Program. COSS is a unique, 40-hour curriculum based training course designed by safety professionals for safety professionals to prepare and equip them with the core competencies of occupational safety and health. COSS offers hands-on, interactive training delivered by OSHA authorized instructors. Students learn how to recognize hazards, read OSHA CFRS, manage safety and health programs, handle an OSHA inspection, determine the true cost of an accident, the psychology of safety, and so much more. IEC Chesapeake will begin offering courses in May of 2013 at their Laurel Training Facility. For more information, please contact Alice Haines by email: [email protected]
About IEC Chesapeake
The IEC Chesapeake Chapter is part of a national trade association that represents 3,000 electrical contractors in 60 chapters across the U.S. IEC Chesapeake, itself, has more than 100 contractor members, as well as over 40 partner members consisting of distributors, industry associates, manufacturer representatives and safety consultants, with members spanning the areas of Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Virginia. The Chesapeake Chapter is active in the areas of Apprenticeship, Continuing Education, Governmental Affairs, Low Voltage, Networking, Renewable Energy, Safety and Workforce Development.