2017 Safety Summit

12th Annual Alaska Occupational Safety Summit


October 24 – 25, 2017 at the Hotel Captain Cook

2017 Conference theme:  “Safety: Keeping the Goal in Focus”

Who should attend? Professional Safety Directors, Safety Consultants & Professionals, Human Resource Professionals, Risk Managers, Collateral Duty Safety Officers, Project Safety Professionals, Frontline Supervisors, Business Owners and General Managers.

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Brought to you by the Alaska Chapter, American Society of Safety  Engineers

In association with the AIHA’s Midnight Sun Chapter

ceu-credit-logoReceive CEUs for attending the Summit right here in Alaska.

Based on this year’s outstanding education program, the ASSE will award CEU’s to attendees of this prestigious event! The amount will be posted soon.

The Alaska Chapter of ASSE is again proud to present a strong and full program agenda this year, featuring the latest updates from around the industry and the country. One by one the selected presentations will address the array of health, safety and environmental concerns industries have to contend with, and provide essential training and information right here in Alaska!

Keynote Speaker:

Keith Abraham, CSP.

Multi-award winning Speaker from Australia

The conference committee is very excited to present a world renowned and certified presenter in the art of leadership and motivation; Keith Abraham, Certified Speaking Professional (CSP).  Industries across the globe turn to Keith for inspiration, insights and ideas on how to bring the best out of their people, their leaders and their customers. Clients often describe Keith as a highly interactive and entertaining, inspiring and humorous speaker.

“Keith Abraham is one of the few speakers that deliver tools that will provide your organization the information and strategies for growth and pure heart! He genuinely cares about the audience and the organization, and is willing to cater to each group and make it very specific and personal to the delegates. Keith also has incredible tools for participants to walk away with including an action plan, that further support his delivery. Keith Abraham is one incredible man that I believe will support, help inspire and grow any organization.” ~ Debbie Loughnane, Executive National Vice President, Arbonne International

“Keith was very proactive in getting to understand our business and our current needs and tailored his presentations to suit our requirements. His presentations were engaging, entertaining and full of passion. Not only were they applicable to everyone in a business sense but they very relevant to implement in our everyday personal life.” ~ Kelly Whittle, Training Manager, The Body Shop

General Session Highlight:

“How and Why Mindfulness Improves Safety”

Susan Miller, MBA, MsN, APRN Anil Mathur, (CEO of AlaskaTanker), and Captain Robert C. Wenz

Presenting a case study, linking mindfulness and safety with world class culture development – a first ever presentation providing validated research of her groundbreaking work in the field. – Work with Alaska Tanker provides evidence base in this research.

On the Agenda:

  • Silica & Beryllium Standard
  • New OSHA Fall Protection Regulation
  • Situational Thinking
  • Total Worker Health
  • and much more!

 Why Support Financially?

  • Visibility in leadership- Demonstrate your company’s commitment to safety
  • Leading the industry- Commit to supporting the development of leadership, influence, and safety
  • Support ASSE efforts locally   Continue to provide high quality, challenging concepts and in-demand speakers without high conference fees and expenses

Who Should Attend?

The Safety Summit provides the most current leadership development not only in the health and safety arena but for the managers, front line supervisors and business owners alike in allowing a transformation of these best practices to create a competitive advantage by reducing personal and economic loss associated with injuries, accidents and health hazards.

“By Invitation Only” Executive Luncheon with Keith Abraham

As a sponsor, you’ll receive invitation(s) (# dependent on level of sponsorship) to attend this very exclusive event. Hear key insights from Keith Abraham regarding developing organizational culture with focus and passion.

This will be held the opening day of the conference, October 24th at noon in the Quarter Deck of the Hotel Captain Cook. Remember, you cannot register for the Executive Luncheon, it is by invitation only, and is the Summit Committee’s way of thanking our sponsors for their support, dedication, and commitment to safety.

Post Conference Class: October 26-27-28

ASP Certification Training – registration coming soon

Examination Preparation Workshop 3 Days / 2.2 CEUs / 3.67 Safety CM Points, 25.5 CMPs / 2.2 COCsThe ASP (often called CSP Safety Fundamentals exam) is the first test required in the two-test process of becoming a CSP. The five hour computer delivered test consists of 200 questions designed to measure the academic knowledge expected of the entry-level safety professional.This workshop will prepare you for the Board of Certified Safety Professionals’ Safety Fundamentals Examination, which leads to the ASP designation. You will review more than 600 problems addressing the complete examination blueprint. At the completion of the ASP prep workshop participants will learn to:

  • Determine whether you are ready to attend the Safety Fundamental Examination
  • Identify areas where additional preparation is needed
  • Design an individual study plan that ensures exam success
  • Obtain answers to questions about core exam materials
  • Become familiar with resources available to prepare for the exam
  • Utilize information about certification requirements and scoring procedures in your test preparation
  • Review content material utilizing a testing format


  • Calculator
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Physics
  • Probability
  • Statistics
  • SH&E engineering
  • SH&E management
  • SH&E information management
  • SH&E communication
  • Professional conduct and ethics