UC San Diego Extension: International Safety Education Institute (ISEI)

A World Leader

The International Safety Education Institute (ISEI) delivers OSHA-based construction safety education worldwide.

The ISEI health & safety curriculum is based on United States industry best practices and draws on our established history as trusted, reliable providers of safety training.

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The University of California, San Diego's International Safety Education Institute (ISEI) offers safety professionals from around the globe two levels of affiliation to improve international construction worker safety:

Becoming an ISEI Professional Training Partner

ISEI uses safety principles inspired by U.S. OSHA's 10 & 30 hour Outreach Trainer Program presented to workers in the US to help you create safe local construction worksites in local communities.

The ISEI Construction Workplace Safety Training Program is a train-the-trainer program empowering Professional Training Partners and their Construction Safety Trainers across the globe with ISEI professionally prepared training materials to train local construction workers and their supervisors.

ISEI Professional Training Partners include Safety Training Firms, Non-Profit Safety Organizations, Labor Organizations, Colleges & Universities and Construction Companies.

For information on becoming an ISEI professional training partner, contact isei@ucsd.edu.

Reducing Construction Injuries

Community by Community

Becoming an ISEI Construction Safety Trainer

ISEI safety principles are spread across the world through a network of Construction Safety Trainers offering the ISEI safety curriculum to workers of all levels in their home country and language. Students are recognized through the issue of ISEI cards and certificates indicating their completed coursework.

ISEI Construction Safety Trainers can teach courses culminating in their students receiving an ISEI-issued card with their student photo after meeting the following requirements:

  1. Acceptance into the ISEI Construction Safety Trainer Program
  2. Completion of the ISEI 5050 Trainer course
  3. Becoming affiliated with an approved PTP

All ISEI 5050 Trainer Course participants receive a professional training card, including their picture, and an Award of Merit recognizing their successful completion.

The ISEI 5050 Trainer Course is available on a contract basis worldwide and on a limited basis in San Diego, CA, USA.

For information on bringing an ISEI 5050 Trainer Course to your location, contact isei@ucsd.edu.


ISEI Online Safety Courses

ISEI offers online safety courses in both Construction and General Industry. To learn more and enroll in a class today, click here.


Contact Information

Email UCSD ISEI at isei@ucsd.edu