Environmental and Occupational Safety, Certificate of Completion

Catalog Addendum (Added to Catalog after publication):

Curriculum Code #C617

Effective November 2022

The Environmental and Occupational Safety Certificate of Completion prepares individuals for employment in the environmental remediation industry. The training includes HAZWOPER, general safety, hazardous materials handling, safety equipment, first aid and working in confined spaces. The graduate will be prepared for a wide range of positions in the areas of environmental remediation. Students are also prepared to work safely in a wide range of occupational environments. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by LCCC's University Partnership.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
Fall SemesterHours
SAFE 135 HAZWOPER 3
CNST 210 SAFETY IN CONSTRUCTION 2
SAFE 146 SAFETY IN GENERAL INDUSTRY 3
 Hours8
 Total Hours8
  1. Explain environmental and occupational safety standards.
  2. Recognize environmental and occupational industrial safety violations.
  3. Apply environmental and occupational hazard remediation practices.