|By Business Wire||
|June 6, 2014 01:01 PM EDT||
The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded leading online safety training provider, ClickSafety, their prestigious Authorized Provider accreditation. IACET authorized providers are the only organizations approved to offer IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs).
"ClickSafety has established a reputation for providing industry-leading safety training to the country's premier construction and general industry firms, enabling them to build sustainable safety cultures. It is a reputation we work diligently to uphold," said executive vice president and general manager, Brian Tonry. "This new partnership with IACET is a demonstration of our commitment to lifelong learning and high standards for education during an individual’s entire professional career. We are very pleased to join this prestigious organization whose members like ClickSafety, offer excellent continuing education and training programs.”
“We are pleased to establish our relationship with ClickSafety as an Authorized Provider,” stated Kristopher J. Newbauer, President of IACET and Director of Learning & Organization Development at Rotary International in Evanston, IL. Newbauer added, “ClickSafety joins nearly 500 organizations around the globe that have had their programs vetted by third-party experts in continuing education to ensure the highest possible standards are met.”
Since 1999, ClickSafety’s training solutions have been deployed to over 10,000 organizations worldwide, as well as leading construction, general industry and engineering firms. The company uses a flexible, customizable and interactive "student-centered" e-learning platform designed to ensure learning and retention. ClickSafety’s online learning management and documentation solutions help organizations execute their training objectives and build world-class safety cultures.
In order to achieve Authorized Provider accreditation, ClickSafety completed a rigorous application process, including a review by an IACET site visitor, and successfully demonstrated adherence to the ANSI/IACET 1-2013 Standard addressing the design, development, administration, and evaluation of its programs. ClickSafety has pledged its continued compliance with the Standard, and is now authorized to use the IACET name and Authorized Provider logo on promotional course material. In addition, ClickSafety is now linked to the IACET web site and is recognized as offering the highest quality continuing education and training programs.
The following ClickSafety courses offer CEUs and are available now online:
|Hazcom – Advanced||0.1 CEUs||1 Contact Hour|
|Hazcom – For Managers||0.1 CEUs||1 Contact Hour|
|Leading Cultural Change||0.1 CEUs||1 Contact Hour|
|OSHA 10-Hour Construction||1.0 CEUs||10 Contact Hours|
|OSHA 30-Hour Construction||3.0 CEUs||30 Contact Hours|
|OSHA 10-Hour General Industry||1.0 CEUs||10 Contact Hours|
|STS Prep||0.4 CEUs||4 Contact Hours|
|NFPA 70E for Managers and Electricians||0.2 CEUs||2 Contact Hours|
ClickSafety is a leader in online training solutions for the construction, environmental and general industries. It has delivered award-winning interactive safety training to more than 10,000 organizations worldwide and was the first to offer both the OSHA 10-Hour and OSHA 30-Hour safety courses online. ClickSafety’s course library has more than 300 courses and 50 courses available in Spanish – developed by Certified Safety Professionals (CSP), Safety Trained Supervisors (STS), Construction Health and Safety Technicians (CHST) and Certified Industrial Hygienists (CIH). Key products include OSHA regulatory training for general industry and construction, as well as several Web-based applications, Safety Passport®, that manage risks associated with training large groups of employees, subcontractors and contract laborers.
ClickSafety was founded in 1999 and is based in the San Francisco Bay area. ClickSafety is a subsidiary of Ascend Learning, a leading provider of technology-based educational curriculum and assessment solutions for the healthcare industry and other vocational fields.
About IACET: The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) is a non-profit association dedicated to quality continuing education and training programs. IACET is the only standard-setting organization approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) for continuing education and training. The ANSI/IACET Standard is the core of thousands of educational programs worldwide. For more information, please visit www.iacet.org or call 703-506-3275.
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