Occupational Safety and Health

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The program is geared towards providing training and education in various aspects in the industries of health and safety (Oil and Gas, Energy, Construction, Manufacturing, etc.) It is ideal for those wishing to learn more about California Occupational Health Safety Health (Cal OSHA) policies, expectations, and requirements. The program will also be ideal for health and safety officers at places of business and industry, safety trainers and teachers, operations managers and supervisors, field staff, etc. Students may earn a Certificate of Achievement and/or an Associate in Science Degree in Industrial Health and Safety upon the successful completion of program requirements.

Some of the courses in this program are offered exclusively at the WESTEC facility in Shafter, California and surrounding Kern County areas. Please see additional information here: http://westec.org/


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Taft College Switchboard 661-763-7700
Kristi Richards — Career Transitions Facilitator-Counselor 661-763-7813