Who We Are
The National Safety Council, ArkLaTex Chapter is a full service, non-profit corporation offering both advocacy and compliance training on safety, health, and environmental issues. We are a regional chapter of the National Safety Council, founded in 1913 and chartered by the United States Congress in 1953. The National Safety Council serves as the premier source of health and safety information for the United States Congress and other governmental, corporate and private entities.
The National Safety Council, ArkLaTex Chapter is also a charter member of The Association of Reciprocal Safety Councils, Inc. (ARSC). The mission of the Association of Reciprocal Safety Councils is to provide consistent and cost effective reciprocal safety education that conforms to regulatory standards and industry accepted practices.
We are governed by a Board of Directors whose members represent a broad spectrum of environmental, health, safety, and other professional disciplines, and who choose to serve their communities through the promotion and advocacy of safety improvements, policies, and training.
Membership in the National Safety Council is available to corporate, private, and governmental organizations, companies, and individuals.
What We Do
The National Safety Council, ArkLaTex Chapter (NSCALT) offers a broad based curriculum in safety, health, and environmental sublect matter, with heavy emphasis in industrial requirements, occupational training, First Aid/CPR, OSHA, and supervisor development.
The National Safety Council, ArkLaTex Chapter provides nationally recognized Defensive Driver training. In 1964, the National Safety Council developed the United States’ original Defensive Driving Course, and after more than 45 years we have trained over 47 million drivers. At the ArkLaTex Chapter, we are also state certified and offer training to court-ordered persons as well as the general public. We even offer an “Alive at 25″ defensive driving course tailored to young drivers between the ages of 16 and 24 years.
NSCALT training venues range from group classroom instruction to individual learning in our computer lab. The training may be field delivered on-site to meet and individual company’s needs.
Other services that NSCALT offers are Social Security Verification, Background Checks, and Drug and Alcohol screening. NSCALT’s staff of qualified Safety Professionals is ready to assist your company in addressing your particular health and safety training and developmental needs.