The red arrow on the compass symbolizes the Northern Red River Valley and the blue arrow symbolizes Western Minnesota, the area that NRASP serves. The combination of the legacy logo and the updated graphic, gives NRASP a fresh new look that will represent it well for years to come. 

Annual Safety and Health Conference

2 Days of Safety + Health with Expert Speakers and Amazing Keynotes

(CEU Available) Brought to you by NRASP

The 2 Separate Day Safety Conference is going virtual but hitting topics that will keep you begging for more.


Whether you work in manufacturing, health care, construction, transportation, any workplace – we’ve got a speaker that has you covered.

1 ticket buys you access to both days 

DECEMBER 1 | 7:45am-4pm

  • 7:45 | Get Set Up/Ready
  • 8am-8:30am | KEYNOTE SPEAKER | Fargo Mayor: Dr. Tim Mahoney
  • 8:30am-10am | OSHA Update MN/ND - John Young
  • 10am-11am | WSI – Ergonomics Grant - Randy Wegge
  • 11am-12pm | Trenching/Excavating - John Young
  • Noon-1 BREAK
  • 1pm-2pm |Mobile Elevated Work Platforms Update - OECS, Cody Hedberg
  • 2pm-4pm | Special 2 hour Session -
    Part 1: Why So Mad? - Sheriff Jesse Jahner -
    Part 2: Mental Health Strategies in the Community - Jeana Scheffler & JoDee Eckart Prairie St. John's

DECEMBER 8 | 8:15am-4pm

  • 8:15am | Get Set Up/Ready
  • 8:30am-9am |  KEYNOTE SPEAKER | ND First Lady Kathryn Burgum
  • 9am-10am | WSI - Work Comp Issues - Timothy Wahlin
  • 10am-12pm | Special 2 hour Session - Work Life Fusion - M State - Dana Haagenson
  • Noon- 12:30pm BREAK
  • 12:30pm-2pm | Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Update
  • 2pm-3pm | Dr Blanchard – Sanford Occ Med
  • 3pm-4pm | Industrial & Environmental Hygiene Basics – OECS, Bill Williams

*Subject to change. Any schedule changes will be communicated via email to all registered participants to ensure you can attend the sessions of interest to you.



All speaker sessions will be via zoom, so make sure you’ve got a computer or mobile device to stream the sessions!


Once you’ve registered, we’ll have your email address to remind you of the event and send you the links to attend each session.

(Make sure to give us an email address that you can access during December 1 & 8!)


Each session will be roughly 45 minutes with a chance to chat your questions to the speaker at the end of the session.



KEYNOTE SPEAKER | December 1 - Fargo Mayor: Dr. Tim Mahoney

KEYNOTE SPEAKER | December 8 - ND First Lady: Kathryn Burgum

  • John Young | OSHA
  • Randy Wegge | WSI
  • Cody Hedberg, CHST | OECS
  • Sheriff Jesse Jahner
  • Jeana Scheffler & JoDee Eckart | Prairie St. John's
  • Timothy Wahlin | WSI
  • Dana Haagenson, SHRM-CP |M State
  • Darwin Bring & Justin Bramblett |Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
  • Dr. Blanchard | Sanford Occ Med
  • Bill Williams & Donna Nelson-Hetland, ASP| OECS


2 days, 10 speakers, 1 low price!
  • $40/ticket
  • $100/3 attendees from the same company/organization.



Continuing Education Units CEU’s for the 2020 Annual NRASP Safety and Health Conference will be offered through a partnership with the ASSP Northern Plains Section and issued from the University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Centers for Public Health Education and Outreach.

Each 1-hour session has a 0.1 CEU value *
Each 2-hour special session has a 0.2  CEU value *
(Keynotes not included for CEUs).

*Subject to approval


To kick off the summit, we will send you a welcome box, so don’t forget to add your address to the tickets!


NRASP stands for Northern Region Association of Safety Professionals

We're a group of professionals, from all types of industry, sharing a common interest and passion for promoting workplace safety and health.

Our mission is to enhance the development of safety, health, and environmental professionals.

As a member-run organization, we work hand-in-hand with our community to create opportunities to network, share best practices, and stay up-to-date with the ever changing regulatory environment.

If you have any questions about membership, our structure, events, volunteer opportunities, net-working, or just want to talk safety you can email one of the Board Members. We love to hear from you.



"Northern Region Association of Safety Professionals" is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. North Dakota, P.O. Box 1663, Fargo, ND 58102

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