Avoiding Ethical Traps

Certified Safety Professionals and Industrial Hygienists must be familiar with a set of ethical behaviors and values determined by the certifying board, but familiarity is not the same as adhering to those ethics. Even when referring to the Boards’ ethical standards there are lapses and mindsets which can trap even the most accomplished professional. This webinar will alert you to some common traps of unethical behaviors and how to apply the ethics set down by the Board of Certificated Safety Professionals (BCSP) and the Board for Global EHS Credentialing (BGC) to your professional life.

 

 

Objectives

Upon completion, participants will be able to:  

  1. Recognize BGC and BCSP ethical standards
  2. Name examples of traps and self-deception which are used to avoid following ethical standards
  3. Examine occurrences of ethical lapses and how they impacted outcomes

Lecturer

William J. Pate, DrPH, MBA, CHP, CIH, CSP, CHMM

Senior Instructor

Dr. Pate has over 10 years of environmental health and safety experience in academic, research and healthcare settings in both the public and private sector. Dr. Pate's EHS experience has ranged from collection and management of radioactive, chemical, and biologic waste streams for a major research university to management of a comprehensive EHS program for a large multi-facility health system. Dr. Pate has been responsible for the development and delivery of a variety of EHS training topics, and his goal is to assist Bowen EHS clients in achieving their professional development goals. Outside of work, Dr. Pate enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters.


 

Credit

This course contains 1 hours of instruction. 0.1 CEUs are offered for this course.

As an IACET Accredited Provider, Bowen Learning Network offers CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.

Eligible for BGC CM hours, BCSP COC points, IHMM CMP credit, and more.

For more details on certification and recertification credit, please visit How many points/credits/hours is a course worth?

Completion Requirements

To receive a Certificate of Completion for this course, participants are required to complete the following items:

  1. Participate in the live webinar or review the on-demand webinar recording.
  2. Score 70% or higher on the quiz.
  3. Complete the webinar evaluation.

No certificate will be awarded to participants who do not meet the above completion requirements.

Computer Requirements

The Bowen Learning Network online virtual classrooms are powered by BigBlueButton. It fully supports the Windows, Mac OS X, and Chromebook platforms (see below for versions supported). Support is available for iOS (iPads) and Android Tablets. While smart phones can be used, the screens are too small to display all of the aspects of the Virtual Classroom.  For the best online learning experience, the use of a device with a larger screen is HIGHLY recommended. A physical keyboard is also recommended.

 

Pricing and Access

This webinar is available On-Demand through the Member Center.

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