CareerSafe lays a long-term groundwork for future career success. The injury rate for workers ages 16-24 is twice that of the general population. Students that complete the CareerSafe courses will receive:
- Training providing entry level workers and employees basic safety awareness training to recognize, avoid and prevent safety and health hazards in the workplace.
- Program also provides information regarding workers' rights, employer responsibilities and how to file a complaint.
- Receive a wallet card that demonstrates to employers that they have received safety training needed in the workplace.
- Become more employable, gaining a competitive advantage in the job market.
CareerSafe offers five different courses for students to take: CareerSafe Safety Awareness Training, OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Training, OSHA 10-Hour Construction Industry Training, OSHA 10-Hour General Industry (Agriculture) Training, and Cyber Safety Awareness Training. Safety in the workplace shouldn't be an afterthought. For additional materials about safety in the workplace or young worker rights please visit the additional resources.
Be Prepared. Be Proactive. - Know the risks and prevent an incident.