Health and Safety for Workers: Laws and Regulations
Learn the relevant laws and regulations pertaining to occupational health and safety, including Cal/OSHA and federal OSHA; criminal considerations; supervisors’ and managers’ responsibilities; workers’ compensation jurisdiction, claims and benefits; the claims process; and legal liability.
Health and Safety Refresher for Hazardous Waste Workers - 8 Hours
This course provides hazardous waste-site employees and supervisors with the annual refresher training in health and safety for hazardous waste workers.
Ergonomics in the Workplace
Learn the fundamentals of ergonomics in industrial and office workplaces. Discuss medical issues, regulatory strategies, engineering solutions and productivity improvements.
Professional Concentration in Environmental Management for Industry and Facilities
Acquire the skills to help your organization avoid costly fines, and gain the ability to implement sustainable best practices that go beyond requirements. Expand your knowledge of hazardous waste transportation and learn to conduct an environmental audit.
We offer premier training to help you stay up to date on workplace health and safety issues, including OSHA and CalOSHA regulations, hazardous materials HAZWOPER certification, and industry best practices. Through individual courses, or our certificate or specialized studies program, learn new skills to create and maintain a safer work environment that complies with state and federal laws and regulations.
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Many of our courses are supported by grant #ES006173-19 from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), NIH. This grant is provided to the Western Region Universities Consortium, a coalition of nonprofit organizations with expertise in conducting worker health and safety training programs. Other grant consortium members include:
Arizona State University's Office of Environmental Technology
UC Berkeley's Labor Occupational Health Program
University of Washington's N.W. Center for Occupational Health and Safety
UCLA's Labor Occupational Safety and Health Program
REHS CONTACT HOURS
UC Davis Extension is a Continuing Education Accreditation Agency for Registered Environmental Health Specialists. We offer REHS Continuing Education Contact Hours for many of our courses. Check course descriptions for verification.