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Course Title: Meet the Feb 15 Deadline: Initiate the Annual VPP Self-Evaluation Today

Course Type: Webinars

Objective: This webinar focuses on completing an annual Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP) self-evaluation. This webinar discusses the purpose of the evaluation, requirements to complete the evaluation, tips to effectively complete each section, and when it is due. In addition, this webinar provides examples of complete and incomplete examples in the evaluation.

Pre-Requisites: This presentation is beneficial to personnel wanting to learn more about completing an annual VPP self-evaluation. Attendees should have a basic understanding of completing an annual self-evaluation and self-evaluation expectations prior to this webinar. Personnel gaining the most benefit from this presentation may include: • Safety specialists and managers • VPP points of contact (POCs) • Personnel with additional safety and health (S&H) responsibilities • Industrial hygiene team

Session Information

Course Start Date: Dec 19 2019 13:00 EST

Course End Date: Dec 19 2019 14:00 EST



Alyssa Gormish

DoD Safety Management Center of Excellence

Safety and Environmental Professional

Ms. Gormish has been with the SMCX since 2012, supporting all DoD Services and Agencies. She also has experience conducting environmental, energy, and resource management projects for CTC clients.


Sally D’Agostino, WSO-CSS

DoD Safety Management Center of Excellence

Occupational Safety and Health Specialist

Ms. D’Agostino has spent the past seven years as an OSH specialist with the SMCX. Prior to CTC, she has 25+ years of OSH experience for the Department of the Army as both an Industrial Hygienist and Safety Manager.


Dave Hamel

DoD Safety Management Center of Excellence

Principal Safety and Health Professional

Mr. Hamel has 40+ years of experience in the safety and IH fields, most recently as OSHA’s Director of the Office of Partnerships and Recognition. Prior to that assignment, Dave served as DLA’s Director of Occupational Safety and Health.


Paul Savage, SMS

DoD Safety Management Center of Excellence

Principal Safety Professional

Mr. Savage has 38 years of experience as a Safety Professional for Chemical, Aerospace, and DoD workplaces. He managed five separate Star sites for the United Space Alliance, preparing and submitting five annual VPP self-evaluations each year.

Accommodations: U.S. Toll Free: 888-822-7517 Participant Code: 9924571# To join the meeting: