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2020 NATMI Director of Safety Certification Courses
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This course is designed to provide transportation safety directors and prospective safety directors with the vision and skills that they need to manage an effective safety program. Participants will be playing the role of a newly hired safety director at a company in need of a safety overhaul. Learn how to “sell” safety to top management, foster a safety “culture” in the organization, demonstrate safety’s Return on Investment, and consistently improve the safety of your organization.

8/19/2020 to 8/28/2020
When: 8/19- 8/20, 8/26-8/27 & 8/28
Where: Online Via Zoon
United States
Contact: Emily Crane
770-444-9771 ext. 104

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Seminar Pricing:

MFSB Course -2 Days - Only
MMFS Course 2 Days - Only
 4 Day Course - No Exam

Both Courses with Certification Exam

GMTA Member

$ 610
$ 1,205 $ 1,527.50

NON - Member

$ 690 $ 1,265
$ 1,587.50


NOTE - While it is not required to have attended the NATMI 2 Day Safety & DOT Compliance Seminar, it is highly recommended and an important step in your success. 

Day 1 & 2  Monday - Tuesday     Motor Fleet Safety Basics

Overview of NATMI certification for safety professionals

  • DOT/OSHA Record keeping issues and requirements
  • Reporting and documenting vehicle accidents
  • Employee injury control and prevention
  • Hiring the right people
  • Driver retention
  • Safety training
  • Implementing safety in your company

Day 3 & 4  Wednesday - Thursday     Managing Motor Fleet Safety Programs

How to become a Certified Director of Safety (CDS)

  • Safety is good business – demonstrating the effect of safe operation on profitability.
  • The quality management approach to safety programs: how to identify the root cause of company safety problems and establish systems for continuous improvement.
  • Employee injury/illness management programs: focusing on critical safe behaviors to prevent or reduce injuries; managing injury costs through early return to work programs.
  • Driver performance management: using quality tools to identify the root causes of Hours of Service violations and to analyze driver turnover.
  • Accident analysis and litigation: root cause analysis of accident trends; a case study in accident litigation.
  • Implementing safety: how to implement the concepts introduced in this course in your own company.

Day 5   Friday   Certification Test for CDS or CSS

Testing day

 Seminar Location

GMTA Offices

2060 Franklin Way, Suite 200

Marietta, GA 30067

Hotel Information

The Omni Hotel at the Battery Atlanta

2625 Circle 75 Pkwy Atlanta, GA 30339

(678) 567-7327

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You must register in advance and send your information & payment to:

Georgia Motor Trucking Association

2060 Franklin Way, Suite 200

Marietta, GA 30067

 (770) 444-9771 Fax: (770) 444-9442


Cancellations: Registration fees for cancellations received 30 days or more prior to a course can be refunded, less a $50 feeCancellations received less than 30 days prior to the course will be refunded, less a $100 fee.