Associate Safety Health Manager (ASHM)
Definition - What does Associate Safety Health Manager (ASHM) mean?
An associate safety health manager is a role given to employees who have shown some aptitude in the health and safety profession. This job is often done by those that are undertaking higher education in health and safety management, and is seen as a stepping stone role to a health and safety management position.
Safeopedia explains Associate Safety Health Manager (ASHM)
A formal certification from the National Health and Safety Institute can be awarded to those who wish to complete an exam proving their competence in occupational health and safety. Many who are studying but looking for an entry level position in this sector apply to receive this certification. Those who are already in employment often do not sit this examination as their employer already has a track record of their abilities.