Certified Collateral Duty Specialist Course for Other Federal Agencies

100% online, self-paced course format

Professional Credential: IASHEP- Certified Collateral Duty Specialist (IASHEP-CCDS)

Note: Refresher certification is required every three years to maintain professional credential.) Recertification fee $150

Non-discrimination Policy:

IASHEP is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free of all forms of discrimination

Program Objective:

This course introduces federal agency collateral duty safety and health personnel to the OSH Act, Executive Order 12196, 29 CFR 1960 and 29 CFR 1910. The training enables participants to recognize basic safety and health hazards in the workplace and effectively assist agency safety and health officers with inspection and abatement efforts.


There are no prerequisites for this class.


  • Federal Agency Safety and Health Program
  • Introduction to the OSH Act
  • Inspection field trip, write-up, and review
  • Introduction to Accident Investigation
  • An introduction to Industrial Hygiene
  • Hazard communication
  • Office safety
  • Walking/working surfaces
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Materials handling and storage
  • Machine guarding
  • Means of egress and fire protection
  • Electrical standards


Students completing the course must take a proctored final exam.  A score of 80% on the final exam is necessary to receive your personalized certificate of completion. The student gets three (3) attempts to pass the course.

After signing up for the course IASHEP will  send you the link to the LMS class