Worker Occupational Safety and Health (WOSH) Specialist Training

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Webinar

Unfortunately, we have recently reached capacity for this training and can no longer enroll additional participants. 

If you would like to be placed on a waiting list for this training, please contact us at aghealth@ucdavis.edu and we will notify you as soon as a spot becomes available.

FREE Four-part Worker Occupational Safety and Health (WOSH) Specialist Training

October 19, 21, 26, 28; 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM each day

 

The Worker Occupational Safety and Health (WOSH) Specialist training program is a statewide effort aimed at reducing job-related injuries and illnesses among California workers.

At this online, interactive training you will learn basic occupational health and safety concepts, how to take a leadership role in promoting health and safety at your workplace, and strategies for taking action. 

Attendees who attend all four sessions will receive downloadable health and safety resources, have a chance to share ideas and strategies with employees from other workplaces, and will receive a certificate of completion as a WOSH Specialist. 

Topics Include:

  • Promoting Effective Safety Programs
  • Identifying and Controlling Hazards in the Workplace
  • Health and Safety Rights and Responsibilities            
  • Workers’ Compensation & Cal/OSHA 

Instructors:

  • Leslie Olivares, MS, Education and Outreach Specialist, UC Davis Western Center for Agricultural Health and Safety
  • Robin Dewey, MPH, Program Coordinator, UC Berkeley Labor Occupational Health Program
  • Yasin Khan, MPH, Program Coordinator, UC Berkeley Labor Occupational Health Program

Learn more about WOSHTEP at dir.ca.gov/chswc/woshtep

Questions? Contact us at aghealth@ucdavis.edu


This training is based on the Worker Occupational Safety and Health Training and Education Program (WOSHTEP) administered by the Commission on Health and Safety and Workers’ Compensation in the Department of Industrial Relations through inter-agency agreements with the Labor Occupational Health Program at the University of California, Berkeley, the Western Center for Agricultural Health and Safety at the University of California, Davis, and the Labor Occupational Safety and Health Program at the University of California, Los Angeles.

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