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The OSHA Education Center at The University of Texas at Arlington is the top-ranked OSHA Training Institute Education Center in the country. The Center provides OSHA prescribed professional and regulatory instruction through educators with decades of real world experience and leadership that upholds the highest quality standards to ensure students have training and support services required to protect workers, reduce losses, and realize the profitability of a safe and healthful work environment. Additionally, four levels of professional certifications are available in multiple tracks including: Safety and Health, Construction, General Industry, Oil & Gas, and Risk Management.


UT Arlington Authorized Trainer Program (Safety)

Become authorized by UT Arlington to train workers in 8-hour hazards-awareness classes in subjects including Fall Protection, Excavation, Scaffolding, and more. Authorized Trainers will learn the instructional strategies necessary for the design, development, and delivery of adult safety training. Trainers will be able to report their classes through UT Arlington's Outreach Portal, have their student cards processed, and be given access to training resources and instructional aids to effectively deliver their classes.

- Learn more about becoming an Authorized Safety Trainer.


Updated Construction Outreach Training Materials Now Available

New materials for the 10-hour Construction Outreach Training Program, including lesson plans, PowerPoint presentations, knowledge checks, fact sheets, and an instructor guide, intended to assist Outreach trainers with developing 10-hour construction Outreach training specific to hazards in their workplaces. Trainers can download the updated materials through the Training Resources page on the Outreach Portal.

- Outreach Portal

Free Training for the Oil & Gas Industry

On September 8, 2014, the U.S. Department of Labor/OSHA announced that the UT Arlington OSHA Education Center was awarded a $140,000 Susan Harwood Training Program grant to design and deliver two free 1.5-hour modules on fall protection and on-site motorized vehicle safety to workers and employers in the oil and gas industry within Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, New Mexico and Arkansas. This training is available in both English and Spanish.

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Arkansas Amputation Stand-Down

Machine guarding has remained the most frequently cited violation in Arkansas for several years. The state has responded by holding the nation's first Amputation Stand-Down on September 14 - 29, 2015. Participants can eport their stand-down until October 16, 2015.

- Learn more
- Report your Stand-Down


SSH shield

Earn your SSH in the Construction or General Industry by completing one (1) required course and three (3) electives. Earn your SSH in Risk Management, Fire & Safety, Disaster Response, Oil & Gas, Port Safety, or Healthcare by completing the required courses and two (2) electives.


Choose from General Industry or Construction. Complete six (6) core courses plus two (2) elective courses. Courses may be completed at the UT Arlington OSHA Education Center or any OSHA Training Institute (OTI) Education Center in the country.


Earn your SHEP by completing coursework in Safety and Health, Environmental, and Risk Management. Completion of your SHEP credential fulfills the prerequisite requirement for the Master Certification programs.

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The Master Certification is our most advanced level of certification with tracks available in Safety and Health, Environmental, and Risk Management.