SafetyFOCUS 2022 Virtual: Call for Instructors


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Teach at SafetyFOCUS, our immersive education event, and contribute to the development of occupational safety and health (OSH) professionals.

SafetyFOCUS 2022  |  February 28 - March 4, 2022  |  Virtual

Program Objectives

SafetyFOCUS is a forum for OSH professionals to:

  • Identify emerging issues relevant to the profession
  • Expand their knowledge and professional skills
  • Gain strategies for overcoming OSH challenges
  • Engage in discourse that advances the profession

Course Proposal Guidelines and Policies

We invite you to submit a SafetyFOCUS 2022 course proposal for review by our Council on Professional Development. Courses span from half-day, one day, or two-days.

In objectively evaluating instructor proposals, our expert panel considers the following criteria:

  • Degree to which the proposed course meets our program objectives
  • Instructor's presentation skills and teaching experience
  • Interest in/need for the topic within the profession

Submission Deadline

Proposals are due by Wednesday, September 15, 2021. Please complete a separate application for each course. We will consider no more than two proposals per instructor. We will not consider incomplete submissions.

Submission Checklist

For each proposed course, you will need to:

  • Describe the course and provide a daily outline based on the course length
  • Indicate the knowledge level—beginner, intermediate, advanced, or executive—expected of learners who attend the course
  • Specify three to five primary learning outcomes using action verbs describing what attendees will be able to do as a result of attending your class
  • Explain why the topic is relevant to the safety profession
  • Describe your experience with the topic
  • Describe your qualifications related to the course topic (two pages maximum) and include your name, education, current position, certifications/designations, and noteworthy articles and publications from the past three years (up to five items)
  • List your relevant experience presenting courses lasting one day or more at one of our events.
  • If you have not delivered a course at one of our education events, provide a link (from YouTube, Vimeo, or a similar platform) to a three-minute video showcasing your teaching style

Proposal Acceptance

We will notify you of acceptance via e-mail by October 15, 2021.

Submit your proposal

More Information

Please contact our Professional Development staff.

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