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According to CDC Guidelines the use of masks help slow the spread of COVID - 19.

Your masks protect others and their masks protect you.

For the safety of all trainees we ask that everyone wear a mask when visiting the Safety Council for training.

For more information about our infection control practices please visit our website.
Training Room Rental is available Monday through Friday in both our Lake Charles and Sulphur locations. Discounts are available for Safety Council members. In addition, our business hours may be adjusted to accommodate your company needs with an advanced notice.

Table seating, podium, presenter's computer, ceiling mounted projector and screens are included in the room rental. Email us for more information.
Enjoy the ease of and comfort of your facility as our certified instructors deliver quality training at your site. This convenient service provides all technology, manuals, and equipment utilized in our training centers to allow for a consistent, standardized experience for both our computer-based and instructor-led programs.
Do you need After-Hours services? If your company requires flexible training support outside of normal operating hours. With a range of classroom sizes and technologies, your training needs can be met in a secure, private training space.
In an effort to ensure the safety and surety of our community, the Safety Council of Southwest Louisiana will offer select courses through our distance learning platform. To access this training, please download the guide below. 

For specific course availability, call us at 337-436-3354
Complimentary in-house training is available for members. Simply add on course code, 13COVID to selected training during registration. This is a short course to help your employees understand the importance of protecting themselves against the COVID-19 virus in the workplace.
CDC COVID-19 Partner Update: Non-healthcare Workplace...

Dr. Brooks shared updates on CDC's COVID-19 response, including the latest scientific information and what everyone should know about protecting themselves a...

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Energy Transfer reviewing EPC bids for Lake Charles LNG

Energy Transfer is reviewing bid proposals for the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract at its proposed Lake Charles liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility in Louisiana, Kallanish Energy reports. The Texas-based company told...

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Local business groups advocate for masks

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - Both the Lake Area Industry Alliance (LAIA) and Lake Charles Downtown Business Association have released statements advocating for the use of masks in public as Southwest Louisiana deals with a surge of COVID-19 cases....

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The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Cybersecurity

Assessment of challenges posed by the pandemic ranging from spike in cyberattacks to lackluster support for cybersecurity prioritization The COVID-19 pandemic has presented a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for hackers and online scammers, and...

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To have your news published, please email us at info@scswla.org with the subject line "Member News." Member News must be submitted as a link to company newsreel, blog, or pdf.
COSS - Certified Occupational Safety Specialist
November 16 - 20
COSS® is a training program designed by safety professionals for the entry level person, or for the experienced safety person who needs a refresher on safety. Its main objective is to equip employees who have safety and health responsibilities, with the core competencies they must master to be successful in occupational safety and health.

The member cost for the COSS class is $1,899. If you are not a member of the Safety Council of Southwest Louisiana, the cost of the course is $2,099. Select course code 13COSS in the Class Registration portal.
Safe Supervisor
October 21 - 23
Achieving an injury-free workplace takes more than a catchy phrase or one individual championing the cause. It takes a team effort. All workers need to be engaged in the safety culture. Safety leaders understand the pivotal role that frontline supervisors play in shaping the safety mindset in the workforce, and often wish that frontline supervisors understood this as well. SAF Frontline Safety Training (formerly Safe Supervisor) prepares teams to ensure safety is always top of mind.
Reserve your class early!