Ted Leavitt

Safety, Health & Environmental (SH&E) Professional
24+ YEARS OF EXPERIENCE


As a 28-year Navy veteran, Ted is an action-oriented professional with a broad knowledge of the safety, health, and environmental fields. Ted has managed U.S. Navy safety programs in Sasebo and Yokosuka, Japan, as well as in San Diego and Lemoore, California. He has developed numerous training programs for the Department of Defense (DOD), U.S. Navy, and Boretti, Inc. clients.

His experience includes Confined Space, Dry Ice, Lithium Battery Disposal, Ergonomic Assessments, Job Safety Analysis, Fall Protection, Hazard Communication, and Fleet/Traffic/Motorcycle Safety. He has developed 2500+ individual Lockout/Blockout procedures and completed 250+ injury and motor vehicle investigations, completing trend analysis based on injury statistics.
Ted is well versed in conducting assessments, inspections, and audits ensuring compliance with OSHA, Cal/OSHA, NFPA, DOD, U.S. Navy, and Japanese Environmental Governing Standards (JEGS).

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS


  • American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP), Member, 2014 – Present
  • Central Valley ASSP, 2014 – Present
  • National Safety Council, 2011 – 2015
  • National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), 2011 – Present

CERTIFICATIONS & TRAINING


  • Federal & Cal/OSHA Authorized Instructor – General Industry 10 & 30 Hour Courses
  • Hazardous Materials Instructor Training Program, February 2016
  • Competent Person Fall Protection Training, September 2014
  • Fire Protection and Life Safety, September 2014
  • Ergonomics Program, May 2014
  • Mishap Investigation, February 2014
  • Intro to Hazardous Waste Generation & Handling, January 2014
  • Lean Tools & Concepts, February 2011
  • Emergency Operations Center Incident Management Team, February 2010
  • Occupational Safety – General Industry Standards, July 1993
  • Hazardous Waste Facility Operation, June 1993
  • Hazardous Materials Waste Control, April 1993

EDUCATION


BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
Occupational Safety & Health
Columbia Southern University
February, 2015
MASTER OF SCIENCE
Occupational Safety & Health
Columbia Southern University
December, 2018