Our members volunteered to re-package food items at the Harvesters food bank in Kansas City on 12/16/21.
Continuing education is an important component within the safety profession, and designations demonstrate that an individual is committed to professional growth. Furthermore, in salary surveys*, respondents reported earning more with professional designations than those without.
ASSP and your Heart of America Chapter are committed to helping our membership work to pursue designations. Mindy Prichard, HOA’s Professional Development Workshop chair, is starting a study group for the Certified Safety Professional (CSP) designation.
If you’re interested in learning more, please contact Mindy Prichard at Mindy.Prichard@ks.gov.
* BCSP 2020 Salary Survey: https://www.bcsp.org/resources/salary-survey
Donors can establish a named academic scholarship or professional education grant fund through the ASSP Foundation. Scholarships and grants advance the safety profession and provide national recognition for the donor. The Foundation manages the administrative details of this program and works with the donor to provide qualified award recipients each year.
The WISE Mentoring program successfully connects today’s most talented and experienced women mentors with rising and aspiring mentees. This pairing is designed to encourage and empower mentees to more effectively advance their careers through alignment with identified business objective, skill development, career option consideration, and network formation. All discussions are strictly confidential between the two parties. If you are an SH&E practitioner seeking to chart a successful career path or a seasoned pro eager to share experiences and insight, please visit the ASSP WISE website for more information.