UW-Platteville’s Department of Industrial Studies is nationally recognized as a leader in the construction industry, especially for our focus on construction safety management. A minor will enhance your understanding will enhance of safety on the construction site with course that focuses on safety and risk management, construction safety, construction hazard control solutions, construction heavy equipment safety, and construction technical certifications. Plus, you’ll gain experience with industry-standard tools and techniques in our one-of-a-kind construction labs.

Graduates with a minor in construction safety can pursue career opportunities as construction safety director, safety site superintendent, insurance underwriter, and so much more.

This minor is available for students in our current Industrial Technology Management programs and those in engineering that would like more in-depth understanding of construction safety management.