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The NSEC

The National Safety Education Center is an OSHA training institute, offering both trainer and training courses and certificates in the Construction, General Industry, Safety and Health, and Disaster Site and Maritime industries.  

Course Listings

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Safety Conference

Save the date for September 22-25, 2014 for The Chicagoland Safety, Health and Environmental Conference. 

Featured Courses

OSHA 10 Hour General Industry: May 13-14, 2014 at NIU Rockford

OSHA 30 Hour General Industry: May 13-14, 2014 at NIU Rockford.

OSHA 10 Hour General Industry: July 8-9 at NIU Naperville

OSHA 30 Hour General Industry: July 8-11 at NIU Naperville

Course Listings

  • 10/30 Hour
  • Construction
  • General Industry
  • Safety/Health
  • Disaster Site/Maritime
  • HAZWOPER
Course NumberCourse NameReg FeePoints ABIH/CEU
10 Hour General Industry Hazard Awareness Course $300.00 TBD/1.0
30 Hour General Industry Hazard Awareness Course $800.00 TBD/3.0
30 Hour Construction Industry Hazard Awareness Course
Course NumberCourse NameReg FeePoints ABIH/CEU
OSHA 500* Trainer Course in Occupational Safety & Health Standards for Construction* $800.00 4.34/2.6
OSHA 502* Update for the Construction Industry Outreach Trainer* $675.00 3.01/1.8
OSHA 510 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry $800.00 4.34/2.6
OSHA 3010 Excavation, Trenching and Soil Mechanics
OSHA 3110 Fall Arrest Systems
OSHA 5600* 4-Day Disaster Site Worker Train-the-Trainer Course*
OSHA 7400 Trainer Course in Construction Noise
OSHA 7415 Construction Industry Requirements: Awareness of Major Hazards and Prevention Strategies _ _
OSHA 7410 Managing Excavation Hazards
OSHA 7515 Writing material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) _ _
OSHA 7600* 16-Hour Disaster Site Worker Course*

*IMPORTANT!! NEW TRAINER VERIFICATION FORM MUST BE SIGNED AND COMPLETED PRIOR TO ENROLLING IN COURSE!!
Please note: Withdrawing from a course due to the participant's failure to meet course prerequisites will result in the participant being assessed a processing fee. Please check the course prerequisites carefully!

Course NumberCourse NameReg FeePoints ABIH/CEU
OSHA 501* Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for General Industry* $800.00 4.34/2.6
OSHA 503* Update for General Industry Outreach Trainers* $675.00 3.01/1.8
OSHA 511 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry $800.00 4.34/2.6
OSHA 2045 Machinery and Machine Guarding Standards
OSHA 7005 Public Warehousing and Storage $225.00 NA/0.7
OSHA 7100 Introduction to Machinery and Machine Safeguarding $155.00 NA/0.4
OSHA 7115 Lockout/Tagout $225.00 NA/0.6
OHSA 7120 Introduction to Combustible Dust Hazards $400.00 2.17/1.3
OSHA 7125 Seminar on Combustible Dust Hazards $225.00 NA/0.65
Forklifting Forklifting Certification Course $120.00

*IMPORTANT!! NEW TRAINER VERIFICATION FORM MUST BE SIGNED AND COMPLETED PRIOR TO ENROLLING IN COURSE!!
Please note: Withdrawing from a course due to the participant's failure to meet course prerequisites will result in the participant being assessed a processing fee. Please check the course prerequisites carefully!

Course NumberCourse NameReg FeePoints ABIH/CEU
OSHA 521 OSHA Guide to Industrial Hygiene $795.00 4.34/2.6
NFPA 70E OHSA and You: Insight for Implementation $185.00
OSHA 2015 Hazardous Materials $800.00 4.34/2.6
OSHA 2225 Respiratory Protection 
OSHA 2255 Ergonomics Applied to MSDs and Nerve Disorders
OSHA 2264 Permit-Required Confined Space Entry 
OSHA 3015 Excavation, Trenching and Soil Mechanics 
OSHA 3095 Electrical Standards $800.00 3.01/4.34
OSHA 3115 Fall Arrest Systems
OSHA 5600* Disaster Site Worker Train-the-Trainer Course*
OSHA 5602* Update for Disaster Site Worker Trainer Course*  —
OSHA 6000 Collateral Duty Course for Other Federal Agencies $800.00 3.84/2.3
OSHA 7000 OSHA's Ergonomics Guidelines Training for Nursing Homes $225.00 tbd/.78
OSHA 7105 Evacuation and Emergency Planning $155.00 NA/0.4
OSHA 7200 Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control for Healthcare Facilities $225.00 NA/.7
OSHA 7205 Health Hazard Awareness $225.00 1.17/0.7
OSHA 7210 Pandemic Influenza Preparedness $225.00 NA/0.7
OSHA 7300 OSHA's Permit-Required Confined Space Standard $225.00 NA/0.7
OSHA 7400 Trainer Course in Construction Noise $225.00 NA/0.7
OSHA 7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry $225.00 NA/0.7
OSHA 7410 Managing Excavation Hazards
OSHA 7500 Introduction to Safety and Health Management $225.00 NA/0.7
OSHA 7505 Introduction to Accident Investigation $400.00 NA/1.4
OSHA 7510 Introduction to OSHA for Small Business $155.00 NA/1.4
OSHA 7845 Recordkeeping Rule Seminar $155.00 NA/0.4

*IMPORTANT!! NEW TRAINER VERIFICATION FORM MUST BE SIGNED AND COMPLETED PRIOR TO ENROLLING IN COURSE!!
Please note: Withdrawing from a course due to the participant's failure to meet course prerequisites will result in the participant being assessed a processing fee. Please check the course prerequisites carefully!

Course NumberCourse NameReg FeePoints
ABIH/CEU
OSHA 5400* Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for the Maritime Industry*
OSHA 5600 4-Day* 4-Day Disaster Site Worker Train-the-Trainer Course*
OSHA 7600* 16-Hour Disaster Site Worker Course*
Course NumberCourse NameReg FeePoints
ABIH/CEU
 HAZWOPPER 8HR 8 Hour Refresher $300.00 NA/.8
 HAZWOPER 24HR 24 Hour Hazardous Waste Operations $675.00 NA/2.4
 HAZWOPER 40HR 40 Hour Hazardous Waste Operations $995.00 NA/4.0