Online Certificate

Safety Technician

Safety technicians collect data on the safety and health conditions of the workplace. Safety technicians work with occupational health and safety specialists in conducting tests and measuring hazards to help prevent harm to workers, property, the environment, and the general public.

This Program Is a Great Fit For

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Working Adults

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Aspiring Advanced Manufacturing Professionals

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Recent high school graduates

About the Safety Technician Certificate

Course length

8 weeks

Weekly time commitment

20 hours

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Safety technicians work in a variety of settings, such as offices, manufacturing facilities, and mines. Their jobs often involve considerable fieldwork and travel.

Regional Data (North Carolina)

Manufacturers in North Carolina account for 17.09% of the total output in the state, employing 10.36% of the workforce. Total output from manufacturing was $102.34 billion in 2021.

Source: National Association of Manufacturers


Career Paths 


Safety Coordinator


Occupational Health Specialist


Environmental Health and Safety Technician


Safety Compliance Officer


Safety Trainer


Emergency Response Technician


Workplace Safety Inspector


Health and Safety Consultant


Construction Safety Technician


Industrial Hygiene Technician

How Much Does a Safety Technician Certificate Cost?

We believe everyone should have access to higher education. With the option to pay in full, break down payments or utilize government grant funding, we help expand that access. Speak with an enrollment advisor to see what payment option you may qualify for.

Pay In Full


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Payment begins 30 days after your course start date.

*This advertised payment is for qualified applicants who choose the 18-month financing option. Other payment options available. Minimum deposit of $200 required to enroll.