Certification Programs

AMHSA Certificates of Achievement

AMHSA recognizes that a number of municipal employees have extensive training in the field of health and safety and deserve recognition. AMHSA also knows that employees and municipalities need guidance in selecting the appropriate training for staff depending on their role within the municipal health and safety program. Please note that training must be completed within three (3) years to achieve these certificates - if you are having difficulty finding the courses you require in your area, please feel free to contact us at safety@amhsa.net or 1.800.267.9764 for assistance.

Municipal Joint Work Site Health and Safety Committee Representative

Compulsory Courses Optional Courses (choose 2)
  • Leadership for Safety Excellence (online or classroom)
  • Joint Work Site Health & Safety Committees (online or classroom)
  • Occupational Health & Safety Act, Regulation, & Code Overview (classroom)
  • Orientation: Train-the-Trainer (online or classroom)
  • Tailgate Meeting Essentials (classroom)
  • Health and Safety Management Systems (classroom)
  • ICS 100 (online)
  • Workplace Harassment and Violence Prevention (online or classroom)
  • Occupational Disease (online)

Municipal Manager in Health and Safety

Compulsory Courses  Optional Courses (choose 2)
  • Leadership for Safety Excellence for Managers (classroom)
  • Prime Contractor (online or classroom)
  • Workplace Harassment Awareness and Violence Prevention (online or classroom)
  • Joint Work Site Health & Safety Committees (online or classroom)
  • Occupational Health & Safety Act, Regulation, & Code Overview (classroom)

Municipal Supervisor in Health and Safety

Compulsory Courses Optional Courses (choose 2)
  • Leadership for Safety Excellence (online or classroom)
  • Joint Work Site Health & Safety Committees (online or classroom)
  • Occupational Health & Safety Act, Regulation, & Code Overview (classroom)
  • Prime Contractor (online or classroom)
  • ICS 100 (online)
  • Dog Bite Prevention (online)
  • Bear Awareness (online) 
  • Musculoskeletal Disorder Prevention: Industrial (classroom)
  • Musculoskeletal Disorder Prevention: Office (classroom)
  • Tailgate Meeting Essentials (classroom)
  • Occupational Disease (online)

Recognized Municipal Health and Safety Advisor

Compulsory Courses Optional Courses (choose 2)
  • Leadership for Safety Excellence (online or classroom)
  • Health and Safety Management Systems (classroom)
  • Joint Work Site Health & Safety Committees (online or classroom)
  • Prime Contractor (online or classroom)
  • Confined Space Entry (classroom)
  • Ground Disturbance 201 (online) or Ground Disturbance Trenching & Excavation (classroom) 
  • Occupational Health & Safety Act, Regulation, & Code Overview (classroom)
  • Orientation: Train-the-Trainer (online or classroom)
  • Tailgate Meeting Essentials (classroom)
  • Health and Safety Auditing (classroom)
  • ICS 100 (online)
  • WHMIS: Train-the-Trainer (classroom)
  • Workplace Harassment and Violence Prevention (online or classroom)
  • Prevention of Occupational Disease (online)
  • PHS 101: Foundations of Psychological Health & Safety (classroom)
  • Trenchless Underground Construction Awareness (online)