The OSHA Training Center is pleased to announce the appointment of Cari Elofson as assistant director. In this key position, Cari will oversee the development, delivery and promotion of high quality OSHA standards-based training for construction, maritime and general industry at OSHA Training Center locations throughout California, Arizona, Nevada, Hawaii and Guam.
Cari brings over 20 years of environmental health and safety training, consulting and management experience and over 15 years in safety curriculum development with a wide variety of organizations, including Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, state and local organizations and service groups. She holds a Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) certificate from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals, and is an authorized OSHA outreach safety instructor.
“I’m very excited to be joining the OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District,” says Cari. “I look forward to promoting the OSHA Training Center’s extensive catalog of safety classes and customized on-site training and to reaching a wider audience of students and organizations to help prevent workplace injuries and ensure compliance with OSHA requirements.”
Prior to joining the OSHA Training Center, Cari was responsible for safety training and development in the Environmental Health and Safety department at California State University, Fullerton, where she developed customized instructor-led and online training programs as well as a campus learning management system. As the co-founder and president of JoshuaCasey Business Solutions, an environmental, health and safety training and education consulting company, she opened multiple training center locations and provided program development consulting services to clients throughout the U.S.
Cari began work at the OSHA Training Center in Dublin, California, in December, 2014, and is in the process of implementing a number of key business development strategies, including targeted promotion of OSHA classes by region and expanded use of social media.
About the OSHA Training Center
The OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District offers high quality Occupational Safety & Health Administration standards-based training for construction, maritime and general industry at its Center in Dublin, California, as well as locations throughout California, Arizona, Nevada, Hawaii and Guam. Programs offered include OSHA safety standards, Outreach Trainer courses, Cal/OSHA standards curriculum, environmental courses and customized on-site safety training. For more information, including a complete course schedule, visit the OSHA Training Center website or call (866) 936-OSHA (6742).