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Occupational Hygiene and Safety Technician®

Prepare the right way for the OHST exam. This online, self-paced course provides in-depth information on each area of the OHST Blueprint, saves you study time, and will enable you to effectively put safety and health principles to work in your organization. The training features a pre- and post-test, along with 40+ subject areas built to help you succeed in your journey towards certification.

OHST examCORE provides six months of access to leading-edge training modules designed to help you succeed at the BCSP OHST exam. With over 20 hours of video training in 40+ subject areas, and learning exercises built to help you retain and remember safety and health fundamentals, you will complete examCORE feeling confident that you are ready for the OHST exam. Need more time to study? We have made it easy to extend your access with three-month packages.

BCSP examCORE training is specifically designed to not only improve the knowledge and skills of the working safety practitioner but also to help you successfully pass the certification examination. examCORE was built by 17 leading-edge subject matter experts (SMEs) with over 350 years of combined safety, health, and environmental (SH&E) experience.  The SMEs involved include published authors, academics, and practicing SH&E professionals, all dedicated to a safer world through professional advancement. The examCORE curriculum is grounded in the subject matter of certification exam blueprints, BCSP exam references, and the latest in international safety and health standards.

What Makes ExamCORE Different?

Adaptive or Standard Learning

Take a pre-test and learn which areas you will need to focus your study, or choose to go right to the learning modules and challenge questions.

Learn on Your Own Schedule

With training available on your desktop or tablet you will find the time to prepare. Let examCORE be your partner when life happens.

Interactive Video Courses

Focused training modules and SMEs guide you through essential topics and culminate in challenge questions.

Topics Covered in examCORE OHST

  • Calculator Tutorial
  • Math
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Business Principles
  • Chemical Hazards
  • Climate Conditions
  • Common Workplace Hazards
  • Communication and Group Dynamics
  • Confined Space
  • Control of Hazardous Energy
  • Cranes and Rigging
  • Disaster Preparedness
  • Electrical Safety
  • Fire Protection and Prevention
  • Hand and Power Tools
  • Hazard Communication
  • Hierarchy of Controls & PPE
  • Incident Investigation
  • Hot Work
  • Human Performance
  • Industrial Hygiene Sampling
  • Inspection and Audits
  • Insurance Principles
  • Job Hazard Analysis
  • Law & Ethics
  • Machine Guarding
  • Materials Handling
  • Medical Surveillance
  • Noise
  • Performance Metrics
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Prevention Through Design
  • Process Safety Management
  • Project Management
  • Radiation
  • Respiratory Protection
  • Risk Management
  • Risk Treatment and Controls
  • Robotics Safety
  • Safety Management Systems
  • Substance Abuse
  • Toxicology
  • Training and Education
  • Ventilation
  • Vibration
  • Wellness Programs
  • Workplace Violence

Since 1969, the Board of Certified Safety Professionals has set and certified technical competency criteria for safety, health, and environmental (SH&E) practitioners worldwide. As an international non-profit leader in accredited safety and health certification, we know what it takes to succeed as a safety professional. Now, with examCORE, we put over 50 years of experience in credentialing to work for you, guiding you through your certification journey, providing you with the essential knowledge and training necessary for your exam success.


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