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Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) certification Exam Preparation


Earning this certification will help you demonstrate your ability to identify and prevent hazards that cause worker injuries and illnesses in the construction industry.

About This Course

This course prepares you for the construction health and safety technician (CHST) certification exam. During this course, you will participate in a comprehensive overview of the exam blueprint, complete sample questions and receive additional quizzes to take home for extra practice.

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Course Format

Live Virtual Classroom

2.1 CEUs / 3 Consecutive Days

Features & Benefits

  • Access from any device with a webcam, internet and audio
  • Learn without travel expenses
  • Join virtual discussion groups
  • Get your questions answered live and participate in online chats
  • Study at home, in your office or wherever you can connect online

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Online (Self-Paced)

3.0 CEUs / 1-year access

Features & Benefits

  • Eliminate travel expenses while you learn independently at home, in your office or wherever you can connect online
  • Access course information from any device with a webcam, high-speed internet and audio
  • Receive Immediate access to all course materials with instant feedback on quizzes and other learning activities
  • Join virtual discussion groups every other week from 6-7pm CST
  • Gain expert knowledge, answer questions, get feedback and active learning support

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Group Sales

Want to train 12 or more members of your team?

Contact Tom Kerschner at or at (847) 768.3446 for group rates.


What You Will Learn

We will cover the following topics to help you prepare for the CHST certification exam:

  • Review the requirements to take the CHST certification exam, evaluate your knowledge of content covered in the exam and develop an individual study plan to prepare for the exam.
  • Recognize steps to establish a safety management system (SMS) using OSHA general industry and construction standards, as well as ANSI and ISO consensus standards.
  • Examine construction health hazards, industrial toxicology, fall protection, power tools, electricity, cranes and derricks, PPE, and proper labeling and handling of chemicals used on construction sites.
  • Recognize best practices for recordkeeping, job hazard analysis, pre-job safety plans, investigation of incidents, site inspections, regulatory inspections and audits.
  • Examine successful hazard communication and training plans (including the Globally Harmonized System).

Materials Provided

Course participants will receive:

  • Study outline
  • Workbooks and practice problems
  • Suggested resources and study aids
  • Guidance on areas where you need additional preparation
  • 200-question sample exam
  • Additional take-home quizzes

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Our Course Guarantee

We’re so confident our courses are effective that we guarantee success on the exam. If you don’t pass, retake the same course for FREE.*

Our certification exam preparation courses are led by knowledgeable instructors with industry-leading experience to help coach exam candidates to success. Each course includes an overview of the exam. Then, our facilitators will help you assess your current understanding of the content, identify where you need to focus your study, and help you find the right answers.

*Applicable to participants who attend our ASP, CSP, CHST, OHST and SMS certification exam preparation courses and sit for the exam within one year of attending. This guarantee is not valid on courses hosted by ASSP chapters or regions.


All participants are welcome. Please let us know of any accommodations that would make your experience better when you register.


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