Safety & Management Education

Contact our Director of Workforce Development, Sara Breeggemann

Chapter deadlines for submission of STEP applications can be found here. As a reminder, STEP applications are accepted year-round; deadlines are to guarantee inclusion in your local ABC chapter's safety awards.

New OSHA 10/30 classes have been added to our calendar

Click here for OSHA 10  --  Click here for OSHA 30

October 17 - OSHA 10 - Raleigh
October 21 - OSHA 30 - Raleigh
November 4 - OSHA 10 - Charlotte
January 27 - OSHA 30 - TBD
April 2 - OSHA 10
April 20 - OSHA 30
July 6 - OSHA 10
July 21 - OSHA 30

Save time - apply for STEP online! Get instant results with the new, easier to use application--now you can save your application and come back later to complete! Click here to begin your STEP journey!

The mission of the ABC Carolinas' Safety Committee is to promote safety within the construction industry, provide a source of safety expertise and information, and assist in the development of safety programs in the interest of conserving employee health and company profitability. The ABC of the Carolinas Safety Committee supports the values of leadership and integrity through opportunities of training and consulting services to ABC of the Carolinas members. 


Established in 1989, the Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) serves as a valuable tool for ABC members to consistently build upon their safety training programs and gain recognition for their outstanding efforts.

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Get involved with fellow ABC members, safety staff and other professionals to discuss industry topics, safety news, regulations, and your everyday safety questions.

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ABC offers a variety of safety training opportunities through its 69 Chapters nationwide.

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Through participation in the ABC National Safety Excellence Awards (NSEA) and the Construction Users Round Table (CURT), ABC is proud to recognize companies who continually strive to maintain world-class safety training programs.

Learn more about the ABC National Safety Excellence Awards here.

To learn more about the CURT-CISE awards, please visit the CURT website at

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) is a national construction industry trade association representing more than 21,000 members. Founded on the merit shop philosophy, ABC and its 69 Chapters help members develop people, win work and deliver that work safely, ethically and profitably for the betterment of the communities in which ABC and its members work.