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About our programs

Grand Valley State University offers a variety of Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) training to workers and employers to help reduce the risk of workplace hazards. We work with MIOSHA Training Institute consultants/instructors.

Online programs are offered live, via Zoom. In-person programs are held at our downtown campus in Grand Rapids. Free parking is available - you will receive a parking pass via email prior to your registered program. 

Would you like to be added to our email list for updates on upcoming programs? We promise not to fill your inbox with junk: 

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Register for upcoming courses or if you would like assistance registering for a course, feel free to call us at (616) 331-7180. 

Cancellation Policy

You must contact us by email, [email protected] or phone (616) 331-7180 if you need to cancel your registration.  A full refund will be granted if cancellation is received at least 48 hours before course start time, after that, refunds cannot be granted.  

Special Accommodations

Please contact our office regarding any special accommodations you may have prior to the MIOSHA workshop.  We will work with you to ensure your needs are met.  You may email us at [email protected], or call us at (616) 331-7180.



If you're looking to stay in the area, some local hotels (closest to campus) include the following: 


Inclement Weather Policy

In the event of inclement weather, we will contact you via email and/or phone regarding delayed openings and cancellations.  You may also call our office at (616) 331-7180.


Lauren Fodor

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Professional Development Assistant

Responsible for:

  • Daily course operations
  • Registration
  • Instructor/Sponsor needs
  • Learner services
  • Special accommodations
  • Record/certificate/transcript management


Contact information: 

(616) 331-7363

[email protected]

Cheryl Kotecki

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Office Assistant

Responsible for:

  • Registration assistance
  • Scholarship processing
  • Invoicing
  • Payments


Contact information: 

(616) 331-7598

[email protected]

Did You Know

Grand Valley State University has a bachelor's degree in Occupational Safety and Health Management. The program was ranked third of the Top 25 Best Value Occupational Safety and Health Degrees 2019 by Value Colleges.  Check out our program, OSHM bachelor's degree program for more information.

Page last modified April 23, 2024